Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Albany, NY

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
240 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE COUNTY IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...

* UNTIL 545 PM EDT

* AT 239 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  ALREADY FALLEN IN THE PAST 2 HOURS. ANOTHER ONE TO TWO INCHES OF
  RAIN IS POSSIBLE THROUGH 330 PM. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO
  BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PITTSFIELD...GREAT BARRINGTON...LEE...LENOX...BECKET...
  HOUSATONIC...STOCKBRIDGE...RICHMOND...WEST STOCKBRIDGE...
  MONTEREY...WASHINGTON...ALFORD...TYRINGHAM...
  LENOX HOUSE COUNTRY SHOPS...BERKSHIRE HEIGHTS...WILLIAMSVILLE...
  MAHKEENAC HEIGHTS...EAST LEE...MAHKEENAC TERRACE AND EASTOVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY EMAIL AT
ALB.STORMREPORT@NOAA.GOV...
ON FACEBOOK AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSALBANY OR TWITTER @NWSALBANY.

&&

LAT...LON 4243 7306 4218 7310 4216 7348 4243 7338

$$

NAS



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