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  • Special Weather Statement for Livingston County, New York
  • Special Weather Statement issued August 20 at 12:55PM EDT until August 20 at 11:00PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, August 20, 2015 at 12:55 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, August 20, 2015 at 11 p.m.
  • ...VERY HEAVY RAINFALL MOVING THROUGH WESTERN NEW YORK...
    A BROKEN LINE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL GRADUALLY INTENSIFY
    AS IT CROSSES WESTERN NEW YORK THIS AFTERNOON. TORRENTIAL RAINFALL
    IS LIKELY WHICH MAY PRODUCE FLASH FLOODING.
    AT 1245PM...THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL WAS ACROSS THE WESTERN SOUTHERN
    TIER INTO THE NIAGARA FRONTIER INCLUDING THE BUFFALO METRO AREA.
    HEAVIER RAIN WILL BE MOVING INTO THE GENESEE VALLEY INCLUDING THE
    ROCHESTER METRO AREA BETWEEN 200 AND 300 PM...AND AFTER 300 PM
    FURTHER TO THE EAST.
    BE ALERT FOR PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS AND RAPID RISES ON CREEKS
    AND STREAMS. FLASH FLOODING OCCURS VERY QUICKLY SO BE PREPARED TO
    TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION. DO NOT DRIVE INTO FLOODED ROADS.