Severe Thunderstorm, Flash Flood Warnings For Chautauqua County

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY

1010 PM EDT TUE MAY 28 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…

SOUTHERN CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK

THIS ALSO INCLUDES INTERSTATE 86 BETWEEN EXITS 4 AND 12.

* UNTIL 1100 PM EDT

* AT 1009 PM EDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL…AND

DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR

CLYMER…OR 22 MILES WEST OF JAMESTOWN…AND MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE…

FREWSBURG…

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

DOPPLER RADAR HAS INDICATED SOME WEAK ROTATION WITHIN THIS STORM.

WHILE NOT IMMEDIATELY LIKELY…A TORNADO MAY STILL DEVELOP. IF A

TORNADO IS SPOTTED…ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO A PLACE OF SAFETY IN A

STURDY STRUCTURE…SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR SMALL INTERIOR ROOM.

THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM. IF YOU ARE IN THE PATH…PREPARE

IMMEDIATELY FOR DAMAGING WINDS…DESTRUCTIVE HAIL…AND DEADLY CLOUD

TO GROUND LIGHTNING. PEOPLE OUTSIDE SHOULD MOVE TO A SHELTER…

PREFERABLY INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING BUT AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

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LAT…LON 4219 7975 4210 7906 4200 7906 4199 7962

4199 7972 4200 7977 4210 7978

TIME…MOT…LOC 0210Z 283DEG 34KT 4208 7965

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED

FLASH FLOOD WARNING

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY

1003 PM EDT TUE MAY 28 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…

CATTARAUGUS COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK…

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…SALAMANCA…OLEAN…

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK…

THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF JAMESTOWN…

* UNTIL 200 AM EDT

* AT 959 PM EDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED

FLASH FLOODING FROM A THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WARNED AREA. AROUDN AN

INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN…WITH AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF RAIN

EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL

CREEKS AND STREAMS…COUNTRY ROADS…AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE

BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

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LAT…LON 4199 7976 4225 7977 4244 7943 4238 7863

4200 7832