Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1007 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL CATTARAUGUS COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 100 AM EDT

* AT 1000 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR
  INDICATED FLASH FLOODING FROM THUNDERSTORMS OVER SOUTH CENTRAL
  CATTARAUGUS COUNTY. THE HEAVIEST RAINS ARE FALLING JUST EAST OF
  LIMESTONE OVER THE CHIPMUNK AND FLATSTONE CREEK BASINS. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATES THAT OVER 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER THIS
  AREA...AND ANOTHER INCH OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE
UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS
SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 4215 7870 4215 7846 4199 7845 4199 7870

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RSH





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