Areal Flood Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Chautauqua

The National Weather Service In Buffalo Has Issued A
- Flood Advisory For
Chautauqua County In Western New York
This Includes The Cities Of Dunkirk Fredonia
- Until 445 Am Edt
- At 140 Am Edt National Weather Service Doppler Radar Estimated
Between An Inch And Two Inches Of Rainfall Falling Within An Area Of
Showers And Thunderstorms. The Heaviest Rainfall Is Falling Closer
To The Lake Erie Shore From Ripley To Fredonia Then Inland To Near
Cassadaga. The Heavy Rainfall Is Advancing Slowly Northward.
This Will Cause Minor Flooding In Areas Of Poor Drainage And Ponding
Of Water On Some Roadways. Expect Small Creeks And Streams To Also
Rise To Near Bankfull. Streams And Creeks Will Continue To Rise Even
After The Heavy Rainfall Has Ended.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Do Not Drive Your Vehicle Into Areas Where The Water Covers The
Roadway. The Water Depth May Be Too Great To Allow Your Car To Cross
Safely. Move To Higher Ground.