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Lakeshore Flood Watch
...LAKESHORE FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON... * LOCATIONS...Niagara, Orleans, and Monroe counties. * LAKE SHORE FLOODING...The combination of very high lake levels and a prolonged period of moderate to strong northwest winds will result in lakeshore flooding potential along the south shore of of Lake Ontario. * TIMING...From Wednesday evening through Thursday afternoon. * IMPACTS...Lakeshore flooding impacts may increase, especially in bays, inlets, and other low lying areas along the shoreline. Wave action may produce an increase in shoreline erosion. A Lakeshore Flood Watch means that conditions favorable for lakeshore flooding are expected to develop. Residents on or near the shore should take action to protect property...and listen for later statements or warnings.