Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
221 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

NYZ001-281900-
NIAGARA-
221 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT CENTRAL NIAGARA COUNTY...

AT 220 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR SANBORN...OR 8
MILES WEST OF LOCKPORT...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM. THIS STORM IS PRODUCING A TORRENTIAL DOWNPOUR AS
WELL...CAPABLE OF GENERATING UP TO AN INCH OF RAIN IN 30 TO 40
MINUTES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LOCKPORT...NEWFANE...BARKER...RANSOMVILLE...CAMBRIA CENTER...
GASPORT...MODEL CITY AND APPLETON.

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 4314 7901 4322 7904 4337 7849 4316 7849
TIME...MOT...LOC 1820Z 258DEG 31KT 4320 7886

$$

RSH


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