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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:24 AM EDT Aug. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through this evening...

The National Weather Service in Albany has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of eastern New York,
including northern Fulton County, the Saratoga and Glens Falls
region, capital district, Mid Hudson valley and Taconics.

* Through this evening

* showers and scattered thunderstorms will contain heavy rain
today into this evening. Rainfall amounts of one to two inches
with locally higher amounts are expected. This amount of
rainfall in a relatively short amount of time will have the
potential to cause rapid flooding along streams and creeks, in
urban areas, and in other low-lying and poor drainage areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Public Information Statement
Issued: 5:14 AM EDT Aug. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 6
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments, cooperative observers, Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary also is available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Albany

********************storm total rainfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     rainfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

New York

... Columbia County...
   Chatham 0.20 446 am 8/14 weathernet6

... Dutchess County...
   Poughkeepsie 0.50 454 am 8/14 weathernet6

... Montgomery County...
   Hessville 1.15 1255 am 8/14 weathernet6
   Amsterdam 0.20 1114 PM 8/13 weathernet6

... Schoharie County...
   Richmondville 1.77 310 am 8/14 weathernet6

... Ulster County...
   West Shokan 2.91 412 am 8/14 weathernet6


*****metadata*****
:8/14/2018, 446 am, NY, Columbia, Chatham, , , 42.36437, -73.59059, rain, 0.20, inch, weathernet6, storm total rainfall,
:8/14/2018, 454 am, NY, Dutchess, Poughkeepsie, , , 41.72680, -73.92016, rain, 0.50, inch, weathernet6, storm total rainfall,
:8/14/2018, 1255 am, NY, Montgomery, Hessville, , , 42.85648, -74.72484, rain, 1.15, inch, weathernet6, storm total rainfall,
:8/13/2018, 1114 PM, NY, Montgomery, Amsterdam, , , 42.89466, -74.18359, rain, 0.20, inch, weathernet6, storm total rainfall,
:8/14/2018, 310 am, NY, Schoharie, Richmondville, , , 42.62709, -74.58513, rain, 1.77, inch, weathernet6, storm total rainfall,
:8/14/2018, 412 am, NY, Ulster, West Shokan, , , 41.96782, -74.29412, rain, 2.91, inch, weathernet6, storm total rainfall,


Jpv


514 am EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 6
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments, cooperative observers, Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary also is available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Albany

********************storm total rainfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     rainfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

New York

... Columbia County...
   Chatham 0.20 446 am 8/14 weathernet6

... Dutchess County...
   Poughkeepsie 0.50 454 am 8/14 weathernet6

... Montgomery County...
   Hessville 1.15 1255 am 8/14 weathernet6
   Amsterdam 0.20 1114 PM 8/13 weathernet6

... Schoharie County...
   Richmondville 1.77 310 am 8/14 weathernet6

... Ulster County...
   West Shokan 2.91 412 am 8/14 weathernet6


*****metadata*****
:8/14/2018, 446 am, NY, Columbia, Chatham, , , 42.36437, -73.59059, rain, 0.20, inch, weathernet6, storm total rainfall,
:8/14/2018, 454 am, NY, Dutchess, Poughkeepsie, , , 41.72680, -73.92016, rain, 0.50, inch, weathernet6, storm total rainfall,
:8/14/2018, 1255 am, NY, Montgomery, Hessville, , , 42.85648, -74.72484, rain, 1.15, inch, weathernet6, storm total rainfall,
:8/13/2018, 1114 PM, NY, Montgomery, Amsterdam, , , 42.89466, -74.18359, rain, 0.20, inch, weathernet6, storm total rainfall,
:8/14/2018, 310 am, NY, Schoharie, Richmondville, , , 42.62709, -74.58513, rain, 1.77, inch, weathernet6, storm total rainfall,
:8/14/2018, 412 am, NY, Ulster, West Shokan, , , 41.96782, -74.29412, rain, 2.91, inch, weathernet6, storm total rainfall,


Jpv

Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:24 AM EDT Aug. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through this evening...

The National Weather Service in Albany has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of eastern New York,
including northern Fulton County, the Saratoga and Glens Falls
region, capital district, Mid Hudson valley and Taconics.

* Through this evening

* showers and scattered thunderstorms will contain heavy rain
today into this evening. Rainfall amounts of one to two inches
with locally higher amounts are expected. This amount of
rainfall in a relatively short amount of time will have the
potential to cause rapid flooding along streams and creeks, in
urban areas, and in other low-lying and poor drainage areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.