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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
138 PM EDT MON MAY 18 2015
 
NYZ004-005-014-181815-
ONTARIO-NORTHERN CAYUGA-WAYNE-
138 PM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN ONTARIO...CAYUGA
AND SOUTHEASTERN WAYNE COUNTIES...

AT 137 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR LYONS...OR 9 MILES
NORTHWEST OF WATERLOO...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL IS POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LYONS...CLYDE...CONQUEST...SAVANNAH...PORT BYRON AND SOUTH BUTLER. 

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 4295 7702 4305 7704 4324 7669 4303 7660
      4303 7671 4301 7696 4296 7696
TIME...MOT...LOC 1737Z 248DEG 19KT 4303 7695 
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MITCHELL



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