080  
WGUS41 KBUF 151645  
FLWBUF  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY  
1145 AM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
 
NYC029-037-063-161700-  
/O.EXT.KBUF.FA.W.0009.000000T0000Z-180116T1700Z/  
/00000.0.IC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
ERIE NY-NIAGARA NY-GENESEE NY-  
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  
 

 
 
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