Western Columbia Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 9:56 PM EDT Aug. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 1115 PM EDT for
northeastern Columbia County...

At 953 PM EDT, local law enforcement reported portions of
Route 66 closed in the Village of Chatham due to heavy
rainfall from training thunderstorms. Up to two inches of rain
has already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to continue, as an
additional 1 to 2 inches of rainfall is possible.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Chatham, Claverack, Valatie, Austerlitz, Philmont, Kinderhook, lorenz
park, Claverack-Red Mills, Ghent, Stockport, Canaan, Rossman,
Rayville, Riders Mills, Brick Tavern, Harlemville, West Ghent, fitchs
wharf, Newton Hook and Buckleyville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:23 PM EDT Aug. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
southwestern Berkshire County in western Massachusetts...
east central Columbia County in east central New York...

* until 1230 am EDT.

* At 923 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Great Barrington, Housatonic, Hillsdale, Alford, Tyringham,
Risingdale, Egremont Plain, Craryville, Newsboy Statue, Glendale,
Van Deusenville, North Hillsdale, Williamsville, Rockdale Mills,
Belcher Square, East Hillsdale, Martindale, Berkshire Heights,
Green River and North Egremont.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4225 7318 4218 7334 4214 7344 4215 7358
      4219 7369 4231 7343


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803 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a

* flood advisory for...
northern Columbia County in east central New York...
southeastern Greene County in east central New York...
south central Rensselaer County in east central New York...

* until 1100 PM EDT.

* At 803 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Hudson, Catskill, Chatham, Claverack, Coxsackie, New Lebanon,
Valatie, Athens, Philmont, Kinderhook, lorenz park, Claverack-Red
Mills, Ghent, Stockport, Germantown, Canaan, East Nassau, Burden
dock, Burden and Rossman.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4241 7339 4235 7342 4211 7385 4221 7406
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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:23 PM EDT Aug. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
southwestern Berkshire County in western Massachusetts...
east central Columbia County in east central New York...

* until 1230 am EDT.

* At 923 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Great Barrington, Housatonic, Hillsdale, Alford, Tyringham,
Risingdale, Egremont Plain, Craryville, Newsboy Statue, Glendale,
Van Deusenville, North Hillsdale, Williamsville, Rockdale Mills,
Belcher Square, East Hillsdale, Martindale, Berkshire Heights,
Green River and North Egremont.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4225 7318 4218 7334 4214 7344 4215 7358
      4219 7369 4231 7343


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803 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a

* flood advisory for...
northern Columbia County in east central New York...
southeastern Greene County in east central New York...
south central Rensselaer County in east central New York...

* until 1100 PM EDT.

* At 803 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Hudson, Catskill, Chatham, Claverack, Coxsackie, New Lebanon,
Valatie, Athens, Philmont, Kinderhook, lorenz park, Claverack-Red
Mills, Ghent, Stockport, Germantown, Canaan, East Nassau, Burden
dock, Burden and Rossman.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4241 7339 4235 7342 4211 7385 4221 7406
      4246 7367 4254 7339 4252 7335


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