A wet start to the weekend with gusty winds developing

Rainfall in excess of an inch is possible in localized areas

WBEN Newsroom
June 26, 2020 - 2:12 pm
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The first half of the weekend will be wet to start with some gusty winds blowing in later in the day.

A flash flood watch that had been posted by the National Weather Service has been canceled.

A lakeshore floord advisory is in place for the Lake Erie shoreline due to gusty winds and waves expected through the day Saturday.

LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EDT SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Minor lakeshore flooding expected. A brief period of moderate to strong southwest winds early Saturday morning will result in a water rise at the northeast end of Lake Erie.
* WHERE...Lake Erie shore of Erie and Chautauqua counties.
* WHEN...From 4 AM to 7 PM EDT Saturday.
* IMPACTS...Water levels are expected to reach 7 to 7.5 feet above low water datum at Buffalo. This will result in elevated water levels and possibly minor flooding in harbors, bays, and other low lying shoreline areas.

 

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