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Lakeshore Flood Watch

LAKESHORE HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
146 PM EDT THU JUL 27 2017

NYZ001>004-280200-
/O.CON.KBUF.LS.A.0014.170728T1100Z-170729T0600Z/
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-MONROE-WAYNE-
146 PM EDT THU JUL 27 2017

...LAKESHORE FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...NIAGARA, ORLEANS, MONROE, AND WAYNE 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...FROM EARLY FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH OVERNIGHT FRIDAY
  NIGHT.

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

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.

&&

$$



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