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Flash Flood Watch for parts of WNY and PA

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Posted at 12:38 PM, Aug 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-18 04:35:37-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — A Flash Flood Watch has been issued for Cattaraugus, Allegany, McKean, and Potter Counties from Wednesday morning until Thursday morning.

A soaking rain on the way for much of WNY on Wednesday as the remnants of Tropical Storm Fred flow into the area. With the banding of rain and embedded T-Storms, heavy rain is expected to hit portions of the Southern Tier during the day on Wednesday into Thursday morning presenting the possibility for flash flooding near the NY/PA line. As Fred pulls away showers will become scattered on Thursday and then only sparse showers on Friday with both days having high temperatures in the 80s with high humidity levels.

WEDNESDAY
MORNING: 68
AFTERNOON: 83
Scattered showers and t-storms

THURSDAY
MORNING: 69
AFTERNOON: 81
Scattered shower and t-storms

FRIDAY
MORNING: 68
AFTERNOON: 83
Scattered showers and t-storms

SATURDAY
MORNING: 69
AFTERNOON: 81
PM showers

SUNDAY
MORNING: 70
AFTERNOON: 83
Scattered showers