Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Albany, NY

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
000
WGUS61 KALY 252048
FFAALY

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Albany NY
348 PM EST Sat Feb 25 2017


NYZ032-033-038>043-082>084-VTZ013>015-261000-
/O.CON.KALY.FA.A.0001.000000T0000Z-170227T0000Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Northern Herkimer-Hamilton-Southern Herkimer-Southern Fulton-
Montgomery-Northern Saratoga-Northern Warren-Northern Washington-
Northern Fulton-Southeast Warren-Southern Washington-Bennington-
Western Windham-Eastern Windham-
Including the cities of Big Moose, Eagle Bay, McKeever,
Old Forge, Atwell, Nobleboro, Northwood, Long Lake, Sabattis,
Hoffmeister, Wells, Ilion, Herkimer, Little Falls, Mohawk,
Frankfort, Dolgeville, Gloversville, Johnstown, Amsterdam,
Saratoga Lake, Saratoga Springs, Bolton Landing, Johnsburg,
North Creek, North River, Warrensburg, Hague, Huletts Landing,
Whitehall, Granville, Caroga Lake, Glens Falls, West Glens Falls,
Hudson Falls, Fort Edward, Cambridge, Greenwich, Middle Falls,
North Easton, Stamford, Bennington, Woodford State Park, Pownal,
Stratton, Londonderry, Brattleboro, Guilford Center,
West Brattleboro, and Bellows Falls
348 PM EST Sat Feb 25 2017

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of New York and southern Vermont, including the
  following areas, in New York, Hamilton, Montgomery, Northern
  Fulton, Northern Herkimer, Northern Saratoga, Northern Warren,
  Northern Washington, Southeast Warren, Southern Fulton,
  Southern Herkimer, and Southern Washington. In southern
  Vermont, Bennington, Eastern Windham, and Western Windham.

* Through Sunday evening

* A strong cold front will track eastward across our region
  through this evening with moderate to heavy rainfall from
  showers and scattered thunderstorms, possibly exceeding one inch
  in some areas with the heaviest rainfall across the southern
  Adirondacks. The combination of rain and snow melt is expected
  to produce enhanced runoff into area rivers, resulting in possible
  minor flooding this weekend. Flooding is also possible in poor
  drainage and low lying areas, especially where snow and leaf
  litter blocks storm drains.

* Areas of the western Mohawk Valley, the upper Hudson, the
  southern Adirondacks, Lake George Saratoga region and southern
  Vermont are the most vulnerable to minor flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.