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  • Flood Advisory for Oswego County, New York
  • Flood Advisory issued April 16 at 9:49AM EDT until April 16 at 10:15PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 9:49 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 10:15 p.m.
  • THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS EXTENDED THE
    * FLOOD ADVISORY FOR THE SALMON RIVER...
    IN OSWEGO COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK...
    * UNTIL 1015 PM EDT WEDNESDAY
    * AT 900 AM EDT...THE FLOW ON THE SALMON RIVER WAS AROUND 8000
    CFS...WHICH CORRESPONDS TO AROUND 11 FEET AT THE GAUGE IN
    PINEVILLE. THIS FLOW WILL BE LOWERED TO AROUND 5000 CFS THIS
    MORNING. EVEN WITH THE LOWER LEVELS...THE SALMON RIVER WILL STILL
    BE DANGEROUS. IT WILL ALSO TAKE TIME FOR THE RIVER TO RESPOND TO
    THE DIMINISHED RELEASE FROM THE LIGHTHOUSE HILL DAM IN ALTMAR.
    * ALSO KEEP IN MIND THAT ACTUAL FLOWS CAN VARY...AND CHANGE QUICKLY
    AT ANY TIME. THOSE WHO UTILIZE THE LOWER PORTION OF THE RIVER TO
    FISH OR FOR OTHER RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES SHOULD BE ALERT FOR THE
    HIGH FLOWS AND AVOID THE RIVER UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
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