Issued By: NWS Buffalo (Western New York)
Affected Jurisdictions: Erie County
The National Weather Service in Buffalo has issued a* Flood Warning for...Northeastern Erie County in western New York...Southeastern Niagara County in western New York...West central Genesee County in western New York...* Until noon EST Monday.* At 1154 AM EST, Local Emergency Management officials in the Townof Newstead reported flood waters continuing to rise alongTonawanda Creek and tributary streams. The water is becominghigher than the typical lowland flooding often experienced in thisarea, and is resulting in several road closures. The water levelis expected to continue to rise through late today before slowlysubsiding later tonight and Monday.* Some locations that will experience flooding include...Northern portions of NewsteadNorthern portions of AmherstTonawanda Reservation
Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.