Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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WGUS81 KBUF 240916
FLSBUF
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
416 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW
YORK...


  CAZENOVIA CREEK NEAR EBENEZER
  BUFFALO CREEK NEAR GARDENVILLE
  CAYUGA CREEK NEAR LANCASTER
  ELLICOTT CREEK NEAR WILLIAMSVILLE


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...NEVER DRIVE YOUR CAR THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS. THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS.  TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN!

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER LOCAL MEDIA FOR FURTHER
DETAILS AND UPDATES.


&&

NYC029-241516-
/O.EXT.KBUF.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-141125T0656Z/
/EBZN6.1.ER.141123T1910Z.141123T2245Z.141125T0056Z.UU/
416 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE CAZENOVIA CREEK NEAR EBENEZER
* UNTIL LATE TONIGHT.
* AT 4 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.6 FEET AND FALLING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE THIS
  AFTERNOON AND CREST NEAR 10.3 FEET THIS EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...FLOOD STAGE, MINOR FLOODING CAN BE EXPECTED
  IN LOW LYING AREAS EAST OF ORCHARD PARK ROAD AND SOUTH OF RIDGE
  ROAD IN WEST SENECA. SOME INUNDATION OF CAZENOVIA PARK IN SOUTH
  BUFFALO.

&&

LAT...LON 4279 7876 4282 7884 4289 7884 4281 7858
      4273 7857 4275 7870

$$

NYC029-121-241516-
/O.EXT.KBUF.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-141125T1300Z/
/GDVN6.1.ER.141123T2043Z.141124T1800Z.141125T0700Z.NO/
416 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE BUFFALO CREEK NEAR GARDENVILLE
* UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING.
* AT 3 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.2 FEET AND FALLING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE LATE
  THIS MORNING AND CREST NEAR 7.4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...FLOOD STAGE, MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE ALONG
  THE LOW LYING AREAS NEXT TO BUFFALO CREEK, ESPECIALLY AROUND THE
  FARM FIELDS DOWNSTREAM FROM UNION ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 4288 7889 4288 7857 4278 7856 4278 7861
      4282 7867 4282 7887

$$

NYC029-121-241515-
/O.EXT.KBUF.FL.W.0003.141124T1520Z-141125T1434Z/
/LCSN6.1.ER.141124T1520Z.141125T0000Z.141125T0834Z.UU/
416 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE CAYUGA CREEK NEAR LANCASTER
* FROM THIS MORNING TO TUESDAY MORNING.
* AT 3 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.9 FEET AND RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE LATE
  THIS MORNING AND CREST NEAR 8.9 FEET THIS EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...FLOOD STAGE, MINOR FLOODING IN LOWLYING AREAS
  OF LANCASTER AND ALDEN.

&&

LAT...LON 4287 7869 4287 7879 4290 7879 4293 7864
      4292 7848 4281 7846

$$

NYC029-037-241515-
/O.EXT.KBUF.FL.W.0004.141124T1648Z-141126T0636Z/
/WILN6.1.ER.141124T1648Z.141125T1200Z.141126T0036Z.NO/
416 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE ELLICOTT CREEK NEAR WILLIAMSVILLE
* FROM THIS MORNING TO LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.
* AT 3 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 3.3 FEET AND RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE LATE
  THIS MORNING AND CREST NEAR 8.5 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...FLOOD STAGE, SOME FLOODING BEGINS ALONG AERO
  DRIVE FROM HOLTZ TO TRANSIT ROADS IN CHEEKTOWAGA. ALSO SOME
  FLOODING ALONG THE FLOOD CONTROL PROJECT AREA IN AMHERST SUCH AS
  THE BIKE PATH AND GOLF COURSE. MINOR FLOODING IN ELLICOTT CREEK
  PARK. LITTLE OR NO OVERALL DAMAGE.

&&

LAT...LON 4293 7875 4301 7889 4304 7889 4304 7875
      4295 7865 4293 7865

$$



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