Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Binghamton, NY

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
310 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

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STEUBEN NY-
310 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 445 AM EDT FOR
NORTHWESTERN STEUBEN COUNTY...

AT 304 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THAT THE HEAVY RAINFALL HAS ENDED IN NORTHWEST STEUBEN COUNTY. ONLY
A FEW LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING
HOURS. DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED THAT BETWEEN 4 AND 6 INCHES OF RAIN
HAS FALLEN IN THE AREA FROM COHOCTON AND ATLANTA TO WAYLAND...
PERKINSVILLE AND SOUTH DANSVILLE. RUNOFF FROM THIS RAINFALL HAS
CAUSED SIGNIFICANT FLASH FLOODING IN THESE AREAS. MANY ROADS ARE
CLOSED AND SEVERAL HOMES ARE EITHER FLOODED OR SURROUNDED BY FLOOD
WATERS.

SINCE THE HEAVY RAIN HAS ENDED...THE WATERS ARE NOW BEGINNING TO
RECEDE...EXPECT MOST OF THE SIGNIFICANT FLOODING TO END BY 445 AM.

WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY...PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1-888-603-1402...OR BY EMAIL
AT BGM.STORMREPORT@NOAA.GOV.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE
UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS
SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 4253 7773 4254 7772 4254 7767 4258 7766
      4259 7766 4258 7738 4234 7749 4235 7774

$$
DAVE NICOSIA/RRM








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