Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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LAKESHORE HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
303 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

NYZ002-003-240315-
/O.CON.KBUF.LS.W.0011.170723T2100Z-170724T1200Z/
/O.CON.KBUF.BH.S.0016.000000T0000Z-170724T0300Z/
ORLEANS-MONROE-
303 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT
MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS...ORLEANS AND MONROE COUNTIES.

* LAKE SHORE FLOODING...THE COMBINATION OF HIGH LAKE LEVELS AND
  WAVE ACTION MAY WORSEN FLOODING IN LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE
  LAKE ONTARIO SHORELINE.

* TIMING...THE BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
  THIS EVENING. THE LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM
  LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FLOODING AND EROSION MAY WORSEN IN LOW LYING AREAS
  ALONG THE IMMEDIATE LAKESHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING MEANS LAKESHORE FLOODING IS OCCURRING,
IS IMMINENT, OR IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR. PEOPLE IN THE WARNING AREA
SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. LISTEN
TO LOCAL RADIO...TELEVISION...OR NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER
INFORMATION.

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THERE IS A HIGH SWIM
RISK. THIS MEANS LIFE THREATENING WAVES AND CURRENTS ARE
EXPECTED. STAY OUT OF THE WATER AND STAY AWAY FROM DANGEROUS
AREAS LIKE PIERS AND BREAKWALLS.

&&

$$

NYZ001-240300-
/O.CON.KBUF.BH.S.0016.000000T0000Z-170724T0300Z/
NIAGARA-
303 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...BEACHES OF NIAGARA COUNTY.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THERE IS A HIGH SWIM
RISK. THIS MEANS LIFE THREATENING WAVES AND CURRENTS ARE
EXPECTED. STAY OUT OF THE WATER AND STAY AWAY FROM DANGEROUS
AREAS LIKE PIERS AND BREAKWALLS.

&&

$$


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