Northern Erie Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Lakeshore Flood Warning
Issued: 3:49 AM EST Nov. 21, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Lakeshore Flood Warning remains in effect from 11 PM this
evening to 10 am EST Friday...

* locations... Lake Erie shore of Erie and Chautauqua counties.

* Lake Shore flooding... a rapid rise in water level combined
with already High Lake levels and significant wave action will
result in Lakeshore flooding.

* Timing... from 11 PM this evening to 10 am EST Friday.

* Impacts... Lakeshore flooding, especially in bays, inlets, and
other low lying shorelines. Significant shoreline erosion is
also expected. The lake level is not expected to be as high as
during the Halloween night Lakeshore flooding event, but still
high enough to have some flooding impacts.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your safety, stay off breakwaters, piers, rock outcroppings,
and beaches! Waves are often larger than they appear and can
easily wash you away.

Expect significant beach erosion and debris, local Road closures,
and extremely dangerous boating conditions.





Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:50 AM EST Nov. 21, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 11 PM this evening to
10 am EST Friday...

* what... west winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph
expected.

* Where... Niagara, Orleans, Erie, Genesee, and Chautauqua
counties.

* When... from 11 PM this evening to 10 am EST Friday.

* Impacts... gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
result.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.