Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
959 AM EDT Thu Jul 29 2021

NYZ019-020-085-291500-
Chautauqua-Cattaraugus-Southern Erie-
959 AM EDT Thu Jul 29 2021

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHERN CATTARAUGUS...
SOUTHERN ERIE AND CHAUTAUQUA COUNTIES...

At 958 AM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Evangola State Park to near Dunkirk
to 13 miles northwest of Lake Erie State Park to 10 miles northwest
of North East. Movement was east at 35 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Jamestown, Dunkirk, Fredonia, Springville, Westfield, Lakewood,
Gowanda, Silver Creek, Falconer, Ashford, Franklinville, Mayville,
Clymer, North Collins, Long Point State Park, Jamestown West, SUNY
Fredonia, Frewsburg, Ashford Hollow and Chautauqua Institution.

This includes the following highways...
 Interstate 90 between exits 61 and 58.
 Interstate 86 between exits 4 and 16.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

These storms may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

LAT...LON 4244 7950 4251 7941 4251 7935 4264 7912
      4249 7834 4233 7846 4200 7916 4200 7976
      4227 7976 4228 7973 4231 7977
TIME...MOT...LOC 1358Z 284DEG 29KT 4259 7915 4250 7930 4252 7965 4232
7999
$$

JJR


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