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(EXTENSION - time) Flood Watch issued March 15 at 1:55PM EDT until March 17 at 11:00AM EDT by NWS Buffalo

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Sun, 03/15/2015 - 1:55pm
...Ice Jam Flooding Possible Today And Again Monday And Mondaynight...Temperatures Just Above The Freezing Mark This Afternoon Will Onlyallow For Minimal Additional Snowmelt. This Slowing Of Thesnowmelt Will Also Ease The Flow Rate On Area Streams And Creeks.Several Ice Jams Continue On Area Streams And Creeks Thisafternoon...With Several Creeks Reporting Levels Near Or Aboveflood Stage. Additional Ice Jam Formation Is Not Likely Thisevening And Overnight.Temperatures On Monday Will Rise Well Into The 40S With Mid 50Slikely Inland Away From Lake Erie. This Warmth Will Yieldadditional Snowmelt...Which Will Increase Stream And Creek Flowsand Again Heighten The Possibility Of Flooding Due To Ice Jams.Ice Jams Most Commonly Form Where There Are Constrictions In Theriver Or Creek Channel...Such As Sharp Curves...Bridges...Orother Obstructions. Ice Jams Also Tend To Occur In The Samelocations Year After Year.People Living In Areas That Are Prone To Ice Jam Flooding Shouldremain Alert And Be
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RT 177 between Murrock Rd. and Seven-by-Nine Rd. T/ Pinckney is CLOSED in both directions due to fire department activity at 1:25pm. - Lewis Co.

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Sun, 03/15/2015 - 1:27pm
RT 177 between Murrock Rd. and Seven-by-Nine Rd. T/ Pinckney is CLOSED in both directions due to fire department activity at 1:25pm. - Lewis Co.
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UPDATE: Erie County,Cheektowaga,Sewage Discharge,Scajaquada Creek

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Sun, 03/15/2015 - 1:03pm
Location of Discharge: 159-185 Central Boulevard, Cheektowaga, NY 14225, USA Additional Address Info: 171 Central Boulevard, Cheektowaga, NY 14225, USA Name of Waterbody Affected: Scajaquada Creek Description of Discharge: Untreated Sewage Discharge Potential public area(s) impacted: It is unknown whether public areas were impacted Facility name: Cheektowaga Sanitary Sewer, Facility ID: Date and Time of Discharge: 2015-03-14T13:00:00 Duration of Discharge: 10.0 hours ended. Reason for Discharge: Weather Conditions: snow melt Volume or Rate of Discharge: 1000000 Gallons (Estimated) Treated State of Discharge: Untreated Steps Taken to Contain Discharge: Continuously monitor flows d
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Flood Warning issued March 15 at 11:52AM EDT until March 15 at 11:45PM EDT by NWS Buffalo

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Sun, 03/15/2015 - 11:52am
The National Weather Service In Buffalo Has Issued A* Flood Warning For...Buffalo Creek In Central Erie County In Western New York...* Until 1145 PM EDT Sunday* At 1143 AM EDT Ice Jam Flooding Continued To Be Indicated By Localstream Gages On The Buffalo Creek. The Gage On The Buffalo Creek Iscurrently Reading 10.6 Feet And Remaining Steady. This Level Is Atmajor Flood Stage. At This Level...Widespread Flooding Is Likely Inlow Lying Areas Adjoining Buffalo Creek In The Towns Of Elma Andwest Seneca. Residents Along Buffalo Creek...Especially Those In Thelexington Green Subdivision...Should Prepare To Evacuate If Floodwaters Threaten Their Homes.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 Precautionsimmediately.
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Flood Warning issued March 15 at 9:13AM EDT until March 15 at 9:00PM EDT by NWS Buffalo

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Sun, 03/15/2015 - 9:13am
The National Weather Service In Buffalo Has Issued A* Flood Warning For...Cazenovia Creek In Central Erie County In Western New York...This Includes West Seneca...* Until 900 PM EDT Sunday* At 906 AM EDT Ice Jam Flooding Continued To Be Indicated By Localstream Gages On Cazenovia And Buffalo Creeks. The Gage On Cazenoviacreek Is Currently At 10.2 Feet And Falling. Minor Flooding Can Beexpected At This Level...Including Flooding In Low Lying Areas Estof Orchard Park Road And South Of Ridge Road In West Seneca. Someinundation Of Cazenovia Park In South Buffalo Will Also Be Possible.A Flood Warning Means That Flooding Is Imminent Or Has Been Reported.Stream Rises From This Point On Will Be Slow And Flash Flooding Isnot Expected. However...All Interested Parties Should Take Necessaryprecautions Immediately.
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I-95/CBE N/B two lanes blocked at Rosedale Avenue at 6:38 AM for an accident for up to two hours. Bronx County

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Sun, 03/15/2015 - 6:54am
Delays are confined to the immediate area. Two lanes blocked S/B at Rosedale Avenue.
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(CONTINUATION) Flash Flood Warning issued March 15 at 6:34AM EDT until March 15 at 9:15AM EDT by NWS Buffalo

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Sun, 03/15/2015 - 6:34am
...A Flash Flood Warning Remains In Effect Until 915 AM EDT Forcazenovia Creek In Central Erie County...At 626 AM EDT...The Cazenovia Creek Level At Ebenezer Was 10.4 Feetand Nearly Steady. This Is In Response To An Ice Jam Found Betweenorchard Park Road And Ridge Road. At This Level...Minor Flooding Canbe Expected...Including Flooding In Low Lying Areas East Of Orchardpark Road And South Of Ridge Road In West Seneca. Some Inundation Ofcazenovia Park In South Buffalo Will Also Be Possible.
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