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WGUS41 KBUF 131611
FLWBUF
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1211 PM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING
FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW YORK...

  BLACK RIVER AT WATERTOWN

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...NEVER DRIVE YOUR CAR THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS. THE 
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS.  TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN!

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER LOCAL MEDIA FOR FURTHER 
DETAILS AND UPDATES.


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NYC045-049-132211-
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/ARTN6.1.ER.140414T0600Z.140416T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1211 PM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A 

* FLOOD WARNING FOR 
  THE BLACK RIVER AT WATERTOWN
* FROM LATE TONIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 11 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.7 FEET AND STEADY.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO SLOWLY RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE LATE 
  TONIGHT AND CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 10.7 FEET WEDNESDAY MORNING. 
  ADDITIONAL RISES ARE POSSIBLE WITH A CREST LIKELY TO BE NEAR 11 FEET. 
  THE BLACK RIVER MAY REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE THROUGH THURSDAY OR FRIDAY.
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...FLOOD STAGE...AGRICULTURAL AREAS AND 
  ADJACENT ROADWAYS FLOODED. MINOR DAMAGES TO RIVERFRONT COMMERCIAL 
  PROPERTIES. SOME ROAD CLOSURES IN LEWIS COUNTY...INCLUDING EAST 
  MARTINSBURG RD.

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