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WGUS81 KBUF 141830
FLSBUF

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
230 PM EDT FRI JUN 14 2013

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MONROE NY-
230 PM EDT FRI JUN 14 2013

...THE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 PM EDT FOR SMALL
STREAMS IN EAST CENTRAL MONROE COUNTY...

*  AT 226 PM EDT IRONDEQUOIT CREEK WAS FLOWING VERY HIGH...WITH THE  
   GAUGE NEAR ELLISON PARK REPORTING A LEVEL OF JUST OVER 9 FEET.    
   LEVELS THIS HIGH WILL CAUSE FLOODING IN ELLISON PARK...AND MAY    
   RESULT IN ROAD CLOSURES. 

* THE CREEK HAS CRESTED...AND WILL CONTINUE TO DROP SLOWLY THIS      
  AFTERNOON. ALTHOUGH THE CREEK HAS CRESTED...FLOODING WILL CONTINUE 
  THROUGH MOST OF THE DAY TODAY DUE TO HIGH FLOWS. A MORE            
  SIGNIFICANT DROP IN FLOWS IS EXPECTED THIS EVENING...WHEN LEVELS   
  SHOULD DROP TO BETWEEN 8 AND 9 FEET.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4316 7752 4319 7754 4320 7752

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