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WGUS71 KBUF 302040
FFSBUF

FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
440 PM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

NYC063-302245-
/O.CON.KBUF.FF.W.0017.000000T0000Z-140730T2245Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
NIAGARA NY-
440 PM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHERN NIAGARA COUNTY...

AT 433 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING OVER THE WARNED
AREA. ANOTHER BATCH OF THUNDERSTORMS...WITH TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS AND
CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WILL CROSS THE WARNED AREA THIS LATE
AFTERNOON. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL TOTALS OF A HALF TO ONE AND A HALF
INCHES OF RAIN COULD BRING ADDITIONAL FLASH FLOODING...ESPECIALLY
FROM NEAR NIAGARA FALLS EASTWARD TO SANBORN...WHEATFIELD AND
LOCKPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

&&

LAT...LON 4314 7905 4318 7906 4327 7848 4308 7847
      4310 7855 4307 7860 4309 7864 4308 7865
      4309 7873 4307 7874 4307 7880 4302 7885
      4307 7894 4308 7908

$$

THOMAS






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