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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
806 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

NYZ003-292015-
/O.EXA.KBUF.LS.A.0001.170430T1000Z-170501T0300Z/
MONROE-
806 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

...LAKESHORE FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A LAKESHORE
FLOOD WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS...MONROE COUNTY...MAINLY ACROSS THE WESTERN PORTION OF
  THE COUNTY INCLUDING ALL THE BAYS AND PONDS NEAR BRADDOCK BAY.

* LAKE SHORE FLOODING...THE COMBINATION OF HIGH LAKE LEVELS...
  MODERATE TO STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS...AND HIGH WAVES WILL LIKELY
  RESULT IN INCREASED FLOODING IN AREAS IMMEDIATELY ALONG THE
  LAKE ONTARIO SHORE.

* TIMING...FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...FLOODING MAY INCREASE ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE OF LAKE
  ONTARIO. FLOODING IS MOST LIKELY IN LOW LYING...FLOOD PRONE
  AREAS ALONG THE IMMEDIATE LAKESHORE AND IN BAYS AND INLETS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKESHORE FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR
LAKESHORE FLOODING ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. RESIDENTS ON OR NEAR
THE SHORE SHOULD TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT PROPERTY...AND LISTEN FOR
LATER STATEMENTS OR WARNINGS.

&&

$$

NYZ001-002-292015-
/O.CON.KBUF.LS.A.0001.170430T1000Z-170501T0300Z/
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-
806 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

...LAKESHORE FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...NIAGARA AND ORLEANS COUNTIES.

* LAKE SHORE FLOODING...THE COMBINATION OF HIGH LAKE LEVELS...
  MODERATE TO STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS...AND HIGH WAVES WILL LIKELY
  RESULT IN INCREASED FLOODING IN AREAS IMMEDIATELY ALONG THE
  LAKE ONTARIO SHORE.

* TIMING...FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...FLOODING MAY INCREASE ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE OF LAKE
  ONTARIO. FLOODING IS MOST LIKELY IN LOW LYING...FLOOD PRONE
  AREAS ALONG THE IMMEDIATE LAKESHORE AND IN BAYS AND INLETS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKESHORE FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR
LAKESHORE FLOODING ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. RESIDENTS ON OR NEAR
THE SHORE SHOULD TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT PROPERTY...AND LISTEN FOR
LATER STATEMENTS OR WARNINGS.

&&

$$

HITCHCOCK



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