Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Albany, NY

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WGUS81 KALY 271955
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
355 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

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RENSSELAER NY-SARATOGA NY-
355 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN RENSSELAER COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...
  SOUTHEASTERN SARATOGA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 700 PM EDT

* AT 352 PM EDT...A TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTER REPORTED HEAVY RAIN IN
  CLIFTON PARK DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL
  STREAM FLOODING. THE SPOTTER REPORTED 1.66 INCHES IN 25 MINUTES
  IN CLIFTON PARK.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CLIFTON PARK...MECHANICVILLE...HALFMOON...STILLWATER...
  SCHAGHTICOKE...VALLEY FALLS...FLAGLER CORNERS...CRESCENT...EAST
  SARATOGA JUNCITON...GRAYS CORNERS...SCHAGHTICOKE HILL...REYNOLDS...
  NEWTOWN...WILLOW GLEN...EAST SCHAGHTICOKE...BEMIS HEIGHTS...CLIFTON
  PARK CENTER...STILLWATER JUNCTION AND COONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 4279 7371 4280 7372 4282 7372 4282 7374
      4280 7376 4284 7385 4299 7365 4298 7361
      4297 7363 4294 7363 4294 7349

$$

OKEEFE/BEW



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