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Flood Warning & High Wind Watch

Flood warning now in effect for Wyoming, & Genesee Counties through late Monday. Snowfall from early this week combined with rainfall and warmer temperatures will result in flooding issues over the next 48 hours.

High Wind Watch in effect Monday November 24 for Monroe, Orleans, Genesee, & Wyoming Counties. Winds Gusts may exceed 50 mph.

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Oswego man drowns in Lake Ontario

STERLING, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a 42-year-old man drowned in Lake Ontario after helping a child who was struggling in the water.

The Cayuga County sheriff's office tells local media that Adam McKelvey of Oswego was swimming Saturday afternoon near the shore in Sterling with family and friends when a child began struggling in the water.

Deputies say McKelvey and other swimmers helped rescue the child. But at some point, McKelvey became fatigued and slipped below the lake's surface.

McKelvey was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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