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  • Flood Watch for Eastern Columbia County, New York
  • Flood Watch issued April 30 at 4:41PM EDT until May 01 at 12:00PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 4:41 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at noon
  • ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
    THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT...WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS
    AND EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
    NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT...NORTHERN LITCHFIELD AND SOUTHERN
    LITCHFIELD. IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...NORTHERN BERKSHIRE AND
    SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE. IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...EASTERN
    ALBANY...EASTERN COLUMBIA...EASTERN DUTCHESS...EASTERN
    GREENE...EASTERN RENSSELAER...EASTERN SCHENECTADY...EASTERN
    ULSTER...MONTGOMERY...SCHOHARIE...SOUTHERN FULTON...SOUTHERN
    HERKIMER...SOUTHERN SARATOGA...WESTERN ALBANY...WESTERN
    COLUMBIA...WESTERN DUTCHESS...WESTERN GREENE...WESTERN
    RENSSELAER...WESTERN SCHENECTADY AND WESTERN ULSTER.
    * THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING
    * A LARGE SLOW MOVING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IMPACTING THE AREA
    TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY WILL RESULT IN A CONTINUATION OF
    WIDESPREAD SHOWERS...SOME LOCALLY HEAVY. STORM TOTAL RAINFALL
    AMOUNTS OF 1 1/2 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THURSDAY
    MORNING. THE HIGHER TOTALS ARE EXPECTED TO THE SOUTH AND EAST
    OF THE CAPITAL DISTRICT WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS UP TO TO 4
    INCHES POSSIBLE IN THE EASTERN CATSKILLS.
    * MINOR FLOODING OF RIVERS AND STREAMS IS POSSIBLE...WITH
    FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE...URBAN...AND LOW LYING AREAS LIKELY
    WITH THE HEAVY RAINFALL.