478  
WGUS41 KBUF 302230  
FLWBUF  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY  
530 PM EST WED NOV 30 2022  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO NY HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW YORK...  
 
CAYUGA CREEK NEAR LANCASTER AFFECTING ERIE AND WYOMING COUNTIES.  
 
FOR THE CAYUGA CREEK...INCLUDING LANCASTER...MINOR FLOODING IS  
FORECAST.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV.  
 
THE NEXT STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED LATE TONIGHT AT 100 AM EST.  
 

 
 
NYC029-121-010600-  
/O.NEW.KBUF.FL.W.0023.221130T2300Z-221201T0600Z/  
/LCSN6.1.RS.221130T2325Z.221201T0000Z.221201T0018Z.UU/  
530 PM EST WED NOV 30 2022  
   
..FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL JUST AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
 
 
* WHAT...MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
 
* WHERE...CAYUGA CREEK NEAR LANCASTER.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL JUST AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.  
 
* IMPACTS...AT 8.0 FEET, FLOOD STAGE, MINOR FLOODING IN LOWLYING  
AREAS OF LANCASTER AND ALDEN.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...  
- AT 5:15 PM EST WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.8 FEET.  
- FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE  
THIS EVENING TO A CREST OF 8.1 FEET THIS EVENING. IT WILL  
THEN FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATER THIS EVENING.  
- FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.  
- FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF  
8.1 FEET ON 03/15/2007.  
- HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SAFETY/FLOOD  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4287 7869 4287 7879 4290 7879 4293 7864  
4292 7848 4281 7846  
 

 
 
SJW  
 
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