Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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WGUS71 KBUF 181148
FFSBUF

FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
748 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

NYC013-181300-
/O.CON.KBUF.FF.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160818T1300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CHAUTAUQUA NY-
748 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 AM EDT FOR
CENTRAL CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY...

AT 746 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN
SHOWERS MOVING ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.  FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED
TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
WESTFIELD...STOCKTON...CASSADAGA AND SINCLAIRVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. IT IS IMPORTANT TO KNOW WHERE
YOU ARE RELATIVE TO STREAMS...RIVERS...OR CREEKS WHICH CAN BECOME
KILLERS IN HEAVY RAINS. CAMPERS AND HIKERS SHOULD AVOID STREAMS OR
CREEKS.

&&

LAT...LON 4237 7949 4237 7920 4226 7922 4227 7965

$$

THOMAS



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