Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
138 AM EST FRI JAN 13 2017

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Chautauqua NY-
138 AM EST FRI JAN 13 2017

The National Weather Service in Buffalo has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
  Rain and Snowmelt in...
  Chautauqua County in western New York...

* Until 1030 AM EST Friday.

* At 130 AM EST, local law enforcement and highway officials
  reported several road closures across Chautauqua County due to
  flooding. There are numerous road closures in and around Jamestown
  due to ponding water. Water will also remain high into this
  morning on many other small streams and creeks in Chautauqua
  County due to significant runoff from heavy rain and snowmelt
  yesterday.

* There is flooding along Conewango Creek from Jamestown to
  Frewsburg to the Pennsylvania state line. This may result in road
  closures along Route 60 and Route 62. The Conewango Creek is very
  slow responding, and is expected to remain near its current levels
  through at least this morning before slowly falling this afternoon
  through Saturday.

* There is also flooding expected along French Creek in far
  southwestern portions of the county which may impact the town of
  French Creek and portions of route 474. French Creek is expected
  to fall overnight, with gradually subsiding flood waters this
  morning.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Jamestown, Westfield, Lakewood, Falconer, Mayville, Clymer,
  Jamestown West and Chautauqua Institute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

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LAT...LON 4227 7976 4229 7973 4237 7906 4200 7906
      4200 7976

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