Northern Berkshire Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 10:36 AM EDT Aug. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Showers and thunderstorms are expected to increase in coverage
this afternoon across Columbia and Berkshire counties...

Due to the heavy rain which fell across this area yesterday, the
ground is already saturated. Additional rainfall may be enough to
produce ponding of water on roadways as well as flooding of
poorly drained low lying areas.

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


1036 am EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

... Showers and thunderstorms are expected to increase in coverage
this afternoon across Columbia and Berkshire counties...

Due to the heavy rain which fell across this area yesterday, the
ground is already saturated. Additional rainfall may be enough to
produce ponding of water on roadways as well as flooding of
poorly drained low lying areas.

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.