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Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
437 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

NYZ001>004-010>014-019>021-085-281645-
/O.CON.KBUF.FA.A.0006.000000T0000Z-140728T2100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-WYOMING-
LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NIAGARA FALLS...MEDINA...ROCHESTER...
NEWARK...BUFFALO...BATAVIA...WARSAW...GENESEO...CANANDAIGUA...
JAMESTOWN...OLEAN...WELLSVILLE...ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE
437 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF WESTERN NEW YORK...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  COUNTIES...ALLEGANY...CATTARAUGUS...CHAUTAUQUA...GENESEE...
  LIVINGSTON...MONROE...NIAGARA...NORTHERN ERIE...ONTARIO...
  ORLEANS...SOUTHERN ERIE...WAYNE AND WYOMING.

* THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AND A POTENT UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE
  WILL CROSS THE REGION THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. THIS STORM SYSTEM
  HAS THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS
  PORTIONS OF WESTERN NEW YORK WITH 2 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN POSSIBLE
  IN SOME LOCATIONS WHERE HEAVY RAIN PERSISTS THE LONGEST.

* EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL MAY PRODUCE FLOODING IN
  POOR DRAINAGE AND LOW LYING AREAS. IF MORE WIDESPREAD RAINFALL
  AMOUNTS REACH 2 INCHES FLOODING WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE ALONG
  SOME OF THE AREA RIVERS AND CREEKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS. YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE
ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO
FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING
DEVELOP. STAY TUNED TO WEATHER RADIO OR OTHER RADIO AND TV
STATIONS FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES

&&

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MITCHELL







Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
722 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

NYZ001>003-010>014-085-281245-
ERIE NY-GENESEE NY-LIVINGSTON NY-MONROE NY-NIAGARA NY-ONTARIO
NY-ORLEANS NY-WYOMING NY-
722 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

...LOCALIZED HEAVY DOWNPOURS EARLY THIS MORNING...

AT 720 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS ACROSS THE NIAGARA FRONTIER AND GENESEE VALLEY
WITH EMBEDDED AREAS OF VERY HEAVY RAINFALL. THESE EMBEDDED HEAVY
SHOWERS ARE MOVING VERY SLOWLY AND WILL PRODUCE LOCAL RAINFALL
AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 1.5 INCHES IN A FEW LOCATIONS THROUGH 9 AM.

RUNOFF FROM LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL RESULT IN PONDING OF WATER
IN LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. MOTORISTS SHOULD ALLOW SOME
EXTRA TIME TO REACH THEIR DESTINATION AND BE PREPARED FOR RAPIDLY
CHANGING CONDITIONS.

LAT...LON 4269 7906 4276 7890 4279 7886 4294 7892
      4299 7903 4306 7901 4307 7908 4314 7906
      4326 7908 4338 7855 4338 7796 4335 7776
      4324 7755 4328 7738 4259 7737 4257 7914

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HITCHCOCK






Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
510 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

NYZ001>004-010>014-019>021-085-290915-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-WYOMING-
LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
510 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN NEW YORK.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   FLOOD WATCH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO SEND IN RAINFALL AND FLOODING REPORTS.

THIS PRODUCT...ALONG WITH OTHER WATCHES...WARNINGS...ADVISORIES...
AND STATEMENTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
BUFFALO CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF

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