Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Albany, NY

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WGUS81 KALY 292104
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
504 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

NYC057-093-095-300000-
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MONTGOMERY NY-SCHOHARIE NY-SCHENECTADY NY-
504 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN EASTERN NEW YORK...
  SCHOHARIE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...
  SOUTHWESTERN SCHENECTADY COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 501 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN
  IN SOME ISOLATED LOCATIONS AND AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF RAIN IS
  POSSIBLE THROUGH 6 PM.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  AMSTERDAM...COBLESKILL...JEFFERSON...MIDDLEBURGH...SUMMIT...
  SCHOHARIE...RICHMONDVILLE...FORT JOHNSON...DELANSON...
  CENTRAL BRIDGE...NORTH BLENHEIM...BREAKABEEN...LIVINGSTONVILLE...
  GLEN...CARLISLE...SHARON...CHARLESTON...ESPERANCE...
  SLOANSVILLE AND GALLUPVILLE.

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.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4283 7459 4297 7418 4271 7419 4255 7424
      4248 7424 4245 7462

$$

NAS



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