Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Albany, NY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
129 AM EDT MON SEP 19 2016

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BERKSHIRE MA-ALBANY NY-SCHOHARIE NY-SCHENECTADY NY-RENSSELAER NY-
SARATOGA NY-BENNINGTON VT-
129 AM EDT MON SEP 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN BERKSHIRE COUNTY IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
  ALBANY COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...
  SCHOHARIE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...
  SCHENECTADY COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...
  RENSSELAER COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...
  SOUTHEASTERN SARATOGA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...
  SOUTHWESTERN BENNINGTON COUNTY IN SOUTHERN VERMONT...

* UNTIL 430 AM EDT

* AT 126 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN WITH EMBEDDED
  THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA. RAPID RUNOFF WILL CAUSE MINOR
  FLOODING IN POOR DRAINAGE AND URBAN AREAS. AROUND AN INCH OF RAIN
  HAS ALREADY FALLEN...WITH ANOTHER 1 TO 2 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ALBANY...SCHENECTADY...TROY...BENNINGTON...CLIFTON PARK...
  ROTTERDAM...EAST GREENBUSH...COHOES...NORTH ADAMS...WATERVLIET...
  RENSSELAER...COLONIE...SCOTIA...MECHANICVILLE...COBLESKILL...
  HOOSICK FALLS...NASSAU...LATHAM...DELMAR AND JEFFERSON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 4274 7302 4270 7302 4270 7295 4267 7300
      4264 7295 4255 7298 4238 7450 4242 7462
      4252 7471 4262 7463 4273 7466 4278 7429
      4282 7425 4294 7361 4294 7328 4301 7327
      4304 7311 4276 7293 4274 7293

$$

JPV


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