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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1113 AM EDT TUE AUG 18 2015
 
NYZ010-085-181545-
NORTHERN ERIE-SOUTHERN ERIE-
1113 AM EDT TUE AUG 18 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN ERIE COUNTY...

AT 1112 AM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER EAST AURORA...MOVING
NORTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BUFFALO...CHEEKTOWAGA...WEST SENECA...CLARENCE...LACKAWANNA...
DEPEW...AMHERST...LANCASTER...EAST AURORA AND WILLIAMSVILLE.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 90 BETWEEN EXITS 56 AND 49.
 
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 4293 7890 4303 7860 4273 7848 4266 7872
      4283 7886 4284 7886 4286 7887 4286 7888
      4288 7888 4288 7889 4290 7890
TIME...MOT...LOC 1512Z 156DEG 17KT 4277 7865 
$$

MITCHELL



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