Severe Thunderstorm passes south of Silver Lake with Thunder Sun, no rain; then at 5:05p thunder, light rain arrives
Bright sun and blue skies above and to our west was accompanied by rumbles of thunder from about 4:15 through 4:30 pm Sunday. There was no rain with it as the "Severe Thunderstorm Warning" bulletin ending time approached. Nearly a half hour later, thunder was accompanied by a light rain and heavy cloud cover as the air continued with high humidity. Intensity of the rainfall began to fluctuate at the time of this reporting. (The now-expired weather bulletin as received earlier throughout WNY can be read by clicking on "read more.")
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Warning from the National Weather Service Buffalo NY -
343 PM EDT Sun Jul 24 2022 The National Weather Service in Buffalo has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southern Wyoming County ... Northeastern Cattaraugus County ... Southeastern Erie County ...
Southwestern Livingston County ... Northern Allegany County ...* Until 445 PM EDT. * At 343 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Arcade, or 17 miles southeast of East Aurora, moving east at 45 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Minor damage to vehicles is possible. Expect wind damage to trees and power lines. * Locations impacted include... Dansville, Letchworth State Park, Perry, Mount Morris, Arcade, Chaffee, Portageville,
Houghton, Yorkshire and Holland. This includes Interstate 390 between exits 4 and 7.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.