Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
636 PM EDT THU APR 20 2017

NYZ019-202330-
Chautauqua-
636 PM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHWESTERN CHAUTAUQUA
COUNTY...

At 635 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Union City, or
18 miles southeast of Erie, moving northeast at 40 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Jamestown, Lakewood, Clymer, Long Point State Park, Jamestown West,
Busti, Celoron, French Creek, Sherman and Panama.

This includes Interstate 86 between exits 6 and 10.

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 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 4210 7976 4223 7937 4205 7921 4200 7923
      4200 7976
TIME...MOT...LOC 2235Z 243DEG 36KT 4192 7990

$$

TMA


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