Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
213 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

NYZ001-010-180715-
NIAGARA-NORTHERN ERIE-
213 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN ERIE AND
SOUTHEASTERN NIAGARA COUNTIES...

AT 213 AM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER
KENMORE...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BUFFALO...CHEEKTOWAGA...WEST SENECA...NORTH TONAWANDA...CLARENCE...
LACKAWANNA...KENMORE...DEPEW...AMHERST AND TONAWANDA.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 90 BETWEEN EXITS 55 AND 49.

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 4304 7901 4313 7851 4286 7851 4280 7892
      4284 7893 4292 7890 4293 7891 4293 7890
      4296 7893 4296 7896 4300 7902 4302 7902
TIME...MOT...LOC 0613Z 259DEG 16KT 4294 7888

$$

RSH



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