Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
147 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

NYZ001>003-250200-
/O.CON.KBUF.LS.W.0006.170525T1000Z-170526T0600Z/
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-MONROE-
147 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY
TO 2 AM EDT FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...LAKE ONTARIO SHORE OF NIAGARA, ORLEANS, AND MONROE
  COUNTIES.

* LAKE SHORE FLOODING...THE COMBINATION OF HIGH LAKE LEVELS...
  BRISK NORTHEAST WINDS...AND HIGHER WAVES WILL RESULT IN
  FLOODING AND SHORELINE EROSION ALONG THE LAKE ONTARIO
  SHORELINE.

* TIMING...FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH OVERNIGHT THURSDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...FLOODING IN LOW LYING FLOOD PRONE AREAS ALONG THE
  IMMEDIATE LAKE SHORE...AND IN BAYS AND INLETS. WAVE ACTION
  WILL RESULT IN SHORELINE AND BEACH EROSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING MEANS LAKESHORE FLOODING IS OCCURRING,
IS IMMINENT, OR IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR. PEOPLE IN THE WARNING AREA
SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. LISTEN
TO LOCAL RADIO...TELEVISION...OR NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER
INFORMATION.

&&

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