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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 11:45 AM EST Jan. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Buffalo has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
extreme northeastern Erie County in western New York...
extreme southeastern Niagara County in western New York...
extreme northwestern Genesee County in western New York...

* until noon EST Tuesday.

* At 1138 am EST, local emergency management officials in the town
of Newstead reported flooding continuing along Tonawanda creek and
tributary streams. The flooding is resulting in several Road
closures near the creek. Cold temperatures have also resulted in
extensive ice formation in flooded areas. The water level has
crested, and will begin to slowly fall from this afternoon through
Tuesday morning.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
northern portions of Newstead
northern portions of Amherst
Tonawanda Reservation

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 4306 7840 4304 7840 4302 7844 4305 7845
      4307 7848 4307 7855 4306 7860 4307 7867
      4311 7864 4310 7859 4311 7851 4310 7843


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1145 am EST Mon Jan 15 2018

The National Weather Service in Buffalo has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
extreme northeastern Erie County in western New York...
extreme southeastern Niagara County in western New York...
extreme northwestern Genesee County in western New York...

* until noon EST Tuesday.

* At 1138 am EST, local emergency management officials in the town
of Newstead reported flooding continuing along Tonawanda creek and
tributary streams. The flooding is resulting in several Road
closures near the creek. Cold temperatures have also resulted in
extensive ice formation in flooded areas. The water level has
crested, and will begin to slowly fall from this afternoon through
Tuesday morning.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
northern portions of Newstead
northern portions of Amherst
Tonawanda Reservation

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 4306 7840 4304 7840 4302 7844 4305 7845
      4307 7848 4307 7855 4306 7860 4307 7867
      4311 7864 4310 7859 4311 7851 4310 7843


Hitchcock