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Special Weather Statement issued March 17 at 5:18PM EDT by NWS New York City - Upton

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 5:18pm
...Strong Winds Through This Evening...Strong Northwest Winds Of 25 To 30 Mph With Occasional Gusts Of 45 To55 Mph Will Continue Until Around 10 PM This Evening Following The Passageof The Earlier Cold Front.These Wind Gusts Might Down Tree Limbs Causing Scattered Power Outagesand Knock Over Unsecured Outdoor Items. Take Extra Caution While Drivinghigh Profile Vehicles Through This Evenings Rush Hour.
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E/W US Highway 6-Road Closure-at 4:53PM-T/Carmel for approx 3 hours due to a down tree

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 4:59pm
E/W US Highway 6 at Drewville Road-Road Closure-at 4:53PM-T/Carmel for approx 3 hours due to a down tree
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N/S State Highway 303-Road Closure-at 4:18PM-T/Orangeburg for approx 3 hours due to a down tree

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 4:19pm
N/S State Highway 303 north of Washington Street-Road Closure-at 4:18PM-T/Orangeburg for approx 3 hours due to a down tree
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued March 17 at 4:10PM EDT by NWS Buffalo

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 4:10pm
...Ice Jam Flooding Possible In Chautauqua County...Snowmelt And Runoff From The Rain Last Night Has Produced Aslight Rise On Area Creeks And Streams. This Rise May Break Upice Or Cause Existing Ice Jams To Re-Position. Higher Flows Willalso Cause Ponding Behind Existing Ice Jams To Rise. Thesefactors Could Still Result In Additional Ice Jam Flooding. Astemperatures Drop Tonight Runoff Will Decrease...Reducing The Riskof Ice Jam Flooding.It Is Difficult To Determine Exactly When And Where An Ice Jamwill Form. Ice Jams Most Commonly Form Where There Areconstrictions In The River Or Creek Channel...Such As Sharpcurves...Bridges...Or Other Obstructions. Ice Jams Also Tend Tooccur In The Same Locations Year After Year. People Living Inareas That Are Prone To Ice Jam Flooding Should Remain Alert Andbe Prepared If Flooding Does Occur....Flood Watch Remains In Effect Until 9 PM EDT This Evening...The Flood Watch Continues For* A Portion Of Western New York...Including The Followingcounty...Ch
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CLEARED Delaware Ave N/S closure from St.James to Morton Ave due to Structure Fire in the City of Albany cleared at 3:15pm-Albany Co.

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 3:20pm
CLEARED Delaware Ave N/S closure from St.James to Morton Ave due to Structure Fire in the City of Albany cleared at 3:15pm-Albany Co.
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FINAL: W/B I-495/LIE just past Maurice Ave has all lanes cleared at 2:34pm . Queens Co.

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 2:34pm
Delays are back to the Grand Central Parkway.
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ROAD CLOSURE: Rte 258 (Flats Rd) is closed in both directions between Rt 36 and Rt 63 due to flooding until further notice. Groveland, Livingston Co

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 9:40am
ROAD CLOSURE: Rte 258 (Flats Rd) is closed in both directions between Rte 36 and Rte 63 due to flooding until further notice. Groveland, Livingston Co.
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Flood Warning issued March 17 at 9:02AM EDT by NWS Buffalo

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 9:02am
The National Weather Service In Buffalo Has Issued A* Flood Warning For...Cattaraugus Creek In Extreme Northeastern Chautauqua County Inwestern New York...* Until 900 PM EDT Tuesday* At 858 AM EDT An Ice Jam On Cattaraugus Creek Has Formed Near Andupstream Of Sunset Bay.* This Ice Jam Could Give Way And Release Flooding Waters Across Thecommunity Of Sunset Bay And The Local Area. Additional Floodingand Shifting Ice Is Possible Along The Nearshore Waters Of Lakeerie At The Mouth Of Cattaraugus Creek.A Flood Warning Means That Flooding Is Imminent Or Has Been Reported.However...All Interested Parties Should Take Necessary Precautionsimmediately.
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CLEARED: I-495/Long Island Expwy W/B at Grand Central Pkwy all lanes reopened at 8:37 AM due to an earlier accident. Queens Co.

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 8:41am
CLEARED: I-495/Long Island Expwy W/B at Grand Central Pkwy all lanes reopened at 8:37 AM due to an earlier accident. Queens Co. Delays are back to Lakeville Road.
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UPDATE:Rte 9W Delaware Ave N/S between St.James & Morton Ave is CLOSED to all traffic due to Structure Fire in the City of Albany at 6:25am-Albany Co.

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 6:37am
Rte 9W Delaware Ave N/S between St.James & Morton Ave is CLOSED to all traffic due to Structure Fire in the City of Albany at 6:25am-Albany Co.
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued March 17 at 4:25AM EDT by NWS Buffalo

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 4:25am
...Additional Ice Jam Flooding Possible This Morning...Temperatures Rose Well Into The 40S In Far Western New Yorkmonday...And Some Creeks Have Responded Due To To Runoff From Theensuing Snowmelt. Creeks And Rivers Should Continue To Risemodestly This Morning...With This Rise Potentially Breaking Upice Or Cause Existing Ice Jams To Re-Position. Higher Flows Willalso Cause Ponding Behind Existing Ice Jams To Rise. These Factorscould Still Result In Additional Ice Jam Flooding.It Is Difficult To Determine Exactly When And Where An Ice Jamwill Form. Ice Jams Most Commonly Form Where There Are Constrictionsin The River Or Creek Channel...Such As Sharp Curves...Bridges...Orother Obstructions. Ice Jams Also Tend To Occur In The Same Locationsyear After Year. People Living In Areas That Are Prone To Ice Jamflooding Should Remain Alert And Be Prepared If Flooding Doesoccur....Flood Watch Remains In Effect Until 11 AM EDT This Morning...The Flood Watch Continues For* A Portion Of Western New Yo
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued March 17 at 4:25AM EDT by NWS Buffalo

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 4:25am
...Additional Ice Jam Flooding Possible This Morning...Temperatures Rose Well Into The 40S In Far Western New Yorkmonday...And Some Creeks Have Responded Due To To Runoff From Theensuing Snowmelt. Creeks And Rivers Should Continue To Risemodestly This Morning...With This Rise Potentially Breaking Upice Or Cause Existing Ice Jams To Re-Position. Higher Flows Willalso Cause Ponding Behind Existing Ice Jams To Rise. These Factorscould Still Result In Additional Ice Jam Flooding.It Is Difficult To Determine Exactly When And Where An Ice Jamwill Form. Ice Jams Most Commonly Form Where There Are Constrictionsin The River Or Creek Channel...Such As Sharp Curves...Bridges...Orother Obstructions. Ice Jams Also Tend To Occur In The Same Locationsyear After Year. People Living In Areas That Are Prone To Ice Jamflooding Should Remain Alert And Be Prepared If Flooding Doesoccur....Flood Watch Remains In Effect Until 11 AM EDT This Morning...The Flood Watch Continues For* A Portion Of Western New Yo
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UPDATE: S/B State Hwy 32 all lanes closed bet. Quaker Ave. and Angola Rd. at 3:10 AM - due to ongoing Emergency Road Work T/Cornwall Orange Co.

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 3:15am
UPDATE: S/B State Hwy 32 all lanes closed bet. Quaker Ave. and Angola Rd. at 3:10 AM - due to ongoing Emergency Road Work - T/Cornwall Orange Co. N/B lanes have been reopened. S/B Detour is Quaker Avenue to Angola Road back onto State Hwy 32.
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Erie,Cheektowaga,Sewer Discharge,Vern Ln,Weir

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 12:19am
Location of Discharge: 37 Vern Lane, Buffalo, NY 14227, USA Additional Address Info: Overflow Weir Name of Waterbody Affected: Cayuga Creek Description of Discharge: Vern Ln Weir 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: 2015-03-16T22:00:00 Duration of Discharge: 26.0 hours unknown. Reason for Discharge: Weather Conditions: rain/ snow melt Volume or Rate of Discharge: 110 Gallons Per Minute (Estimated) Treated State of Discharge: Untreated Steps Taken to Contain Discharge: Continue to moritor flows during wet weather bypass event For more information
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Erie,Cheektowaga,Sewage Discharge,Outfall,Scajaquada Creek

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 12:08am
Location of Discharge: 24-40 Century Road, Cheektowaga, NY 14215, USA Additional Address Info: Storm outfall Name of Waterbody Affected: Scajaquada Creek Description of Discharge: Storm outfall 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: 2015-03-16T22:00:00 Duration of Discharge: 26.0 hours unknown. Reason for Discharge: Weather Conditions: rain/snow melt Volume or Rate of Discharge: 400 Gallons Per Minute (Estimated) Treated State of Discharge: Untreated Steps Taken to Contain Discharge: Continue to monitor flows during wet weather bypass event For mo
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Erie,Cheektowaga,Sewage Discharge,Allendale Rd,Scajaquada Creek

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 11:53pm
Location of Discharge: 4 Allendale Road, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA Additional Address Info: Portable Pump Name of Waterbody Affected: Scajaquada Creek Description of Discharge: Portable Pump 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: 2015-03-16T20:51:00 Duration of Discharge: 27.2 hours unknown. Reason for Discharge: Weather Conditions: rain, snow melt Volume or Rate of Discharge: 650 Gallons Per Minute (Estimated) Treated State of Discharge: Untreated Steps Taken to Contain Discharge: Continue to monitor flows during wet weather bypass event For more in
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Erie, Derby, Sewage Discharge, Pike Creek

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 10:15pm
Location of Discharge: 6860 Lakeshore Road, Derby, NY 14047, USA Additional Address Info: Name of Waterbody Affected: Pike Creek Description of Discharge: sanitary sewer overflow Potential public area(s) impacted: It is unknown whether public areas were impacted Facility name: Big Sister Creek WWTP - ECSD No.2, Facility ID: Date and Time of Discharge: 2015-03-16T19:53:00 Duration of Discharge: 4.1 hours ongoing. Reason for Discharge: Weather Conditions: rainfall over snowmelt Volume or Rate of Discharge: 700 Gallons Per Minute (Estimated) Treated State of Discharge: Untreated Steps Taken to Contain Discharge: maximize flow through treatment plant For more information on th
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