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Alert: Areal Flood Warning from 11/24/2014 3:43:00 PM to 11/25/2014 4:15:00 PM 2 More

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Areal Flood Warning from 11/24/2014 3:43:00 PM to 11/25/2014 4:15:00 PM

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS EXTENDED THE
* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
NORTHWESTERN CATTARAUGUS COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK...
NORTHERN CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK...
THIS INCLUDES DUNKIRK...FREDONIA...
ERIE COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK...
THIS INCLUDES WEST SENECA...LANCASTER...LACKAWANNA...HAMBURG...EAST
AURORA...DEPEW...CHEEKTOWAGA...BUFFALO...
SOUTHERN GENESEE COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK...
THIS INCLUDES BATAVIA...
WYOMING COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK...
* UNTIL 415 PM EST TUESDAY
* AT 333 PM EST...VERY WARM TEMPERATURES CONTINUE TO PROMOTE
RAPID SNOWMELT IN AREAS HARD HIT BY LAKE EFFECT SNOW LAST WEEK.
THE RAPID SNOWMELT WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING BEFORE
COOLING TEMPERATURES OVERNIGHT SLOW THE MELTING PROCESS. EXCESSIVE
RUNOFF FROM SNOWMELT AND SOME LIMITED RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE TO
SUPPORT HIGH WATER ON SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS THROUGH TONIGHT
AND TUESDAY.
* HIGH WATER IN SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE A
RISK FOR MINOR FLOODING TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY. MINOR URBAN
FLOODING IS ALSO LIKELY IN LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
ESPECIALLY WHERE SNOW AND LEAVES HAVE CLOGGED STORM DRAINS.
RESIDENTS NEAR CREEKS ARE URGED TO TAKE PRECAUTIONS TO PREPARE FOR
POSSIBLE FLOODING NOW...INCLUDING MOVING ITEMS FROM BASEMENTS. IN
ADDITION...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED TONIGHT MAY RESULT IN SCATTERED
POWER OUTAGES WHICH WILL TURN OFF SUMP PUMPS THAT DO NOT HAVE BACKUP
SYSTEMS.
A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.
DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

High Wind Warning from 11/24/2014 1:00:00 PM to 11/25/2014 4:00:00 AM

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 4 AM EST TUESDAY...
* LOCATIONS...CHAUTAUQUA AND SOUTHERN ERIE COUNTY. STRONGEST WINDS
THIS MORNING WILL BE NEAR THE LAKE ERIE SHORELINE. HIGH WINDS
WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD THIS AFTERNOON.
* TIMING...WINDS INCREASING AND BECOMING MORE WIDESPREAD THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN TAPERING OFF LATE TONIGHT.
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.
* IMPACTS...WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE COULD BRING DOWN SOME TREES
AND POWER LINES RESULTING IN SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES. DUE TO
THE RECENT MELTING OF THE PAST WEEKS HEAVY SNOW...AN
UNFROZEN... SATURATED GROUND WILL MAKE IT EASIER FOR SOME
TREES TO BE TOPPLED OVER...ESPECIALLY SHALLOW ROOTED PINES.
THESE WINDS WOULD ALSO MAKE DIFFICULT TRAVEL FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. IN ADDITION... HOLIDAY DECORATIONS COULD BE DAMAGED
AND OTHER LOOSE OUTDOOR ITEMS SUCH AS TRASH CANS COULD BE
BLOWN AWAY.
POWER OUTAGES COULD ALSO EXACERBATE FLOODING CONCERNS FOR THOSE
WITH FLOODED BASEMENTS AS SUMP PUMPS WOULD NOT WORK WITHOUT AN
EMERGENCY...GENERATOR POWER SUPPLY.

High Wind Watch Upgraded from 11/24/2014 9:00:00 AM to 11/25/2014 12:00:00 AM

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 1 PM EST
MONDAY...

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM MONDAY TO 4 AM EST
TUESDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM MONDAY TO 4 AM EST
TUESDAY. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.
* LOCATIONS...CHAUTAUQUA AND SOUTHERN ERIE COUNTY. STRONGEST WINDS
TONIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING WILL BE NEAR THE LAKE ERIE SHORELINE.
* TIMING...MIDNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT.
* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH LATE
TONIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH MONDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT.
* IMPACTS...WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE COULD BRING DOWN SOME TREES
AND POWER LINES RESULTING IN SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES. DUE TO THE
RECENT MELTING OF THE PAST WEEKS HEAVY SNOW...AN UNFROZEN...
SATURATED GROUND WILL MAKE IT EASIER FOR SOME TREES TO COME
DOWN...ESPECIALLY SHALLOW ROOTED PINES. THESE WINDS WOULD ALSO
MAKE DIFFICULT TRAVEL FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. IN
ADDITION...HOLIDAY DECORATIONS COULD BE DAMAGED AND OTHER LOOSE
OUTDOOR ITEMS SUCH AS TRASH CANS COULD BE BLOWN AWAY.
POWER OUTAGES COULD ALSO EXACERBATE FLOODING CONCERNS FOR THOSE
WITH FLOODED BASEMENTS AS SUMP PUMPS WOULD NOT WORK WITHOUT AN
EMERGENCY...GENERATOR POWER SUPPLY.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A HIGH WIND WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OF 40 MPH ARE
EXPECTED FOR AT LEAST AN HOUR...WITH GUSTS OF 58 MPH OR GREATER
AT ANY TIME. DAMAGE TO TREES...POWER LINES...AND PROPERTY ARE
POSSIBLE WITH WIND OF THIS MAGNITUDE. IF YOU HAVE A HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES BE EXTRA CAREFUL UNTIL THE WIND SUBSIDES. STAY TUNED TO
WEATHER RADIO OR OTHER RADIO AND TV STATIONS FOR FURTHER DETAILS
OR UPDATES.
A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE
31 TO 39 MPH OR GUSTS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 46 AND 57 MPH. WINDS OF
THESE MAGNITUDES MAY CAUSE MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE WITHOUT EXTRA
PRECAUTIONS. MOTORISTS IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD USE
CAUTION UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE. STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO
AND OTHER RADIO AND TV STATIONS FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES.

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  • Wind WSW 19 mph
  • Barometer 29.37 in
  • Visibility 10 mi
  • Humidity 73%
  • Dew Point 48°

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