Western Ulster Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 10:38 PM EDT Aug. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Esopus creek at Cold Brook.
* From 11 PM Friday until Saturday morning.
* At 10 PM Friday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to rise above flood stage by 11 PM
Friday and continue to rise to near 12.5 feet by 2 am Saturday. The
river is forecast to fall below flood stage after 5 am Saturday.
* Impact... at 11.0 feet... flood stage. Water begins to overflow banks
above Ashokan Reservoir with little damage.


                  Fld observed forecast
                                       2 am 8 am 2 PM 8 PM 2 am
location stg stg day time Sat Sat Sat Sat sun

Mid Hudson tributaries
Cold Brook 11.0 10.3 Fri 10 PM 12.5 9.5 8.0 7.7 7.3


lat... Lon 4208 7437 4211 7428 4200 7420 4197 7429



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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:43 PM EDT Aug. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
southeastern Ulster County in east central New York...
southern Dutchess County in east central New York...

* until 1145 PM EDT.

* At 942 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen. An
additional inch of rain is possible.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Poughkeepsie, Beacon, New Paltz, Pawling, Plattekill, Pleasant
Valley, Wappingers Falls, Highland, Fishkill, Millbrook, Modena,
Fairview, Hopewell Junction, Marlboro, Red Oaks Mill, Myers Corner,
Wingdale, Dover Plains, East Fishkill and Beekman.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.

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 4154 7399 4157 7396 4159 7395 4158 7405
      4160 7407 4160 7409 4161 7412 4160 7413
      4175 7413 4179 7352 4154 7354 4150 7400


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:43 PM EDT Aug. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
southeastern Ulster County in east central New York...
southern Dutchess County in east central New York...

* until 1145 PM EDT.

* At 942 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen. An
additional inch of rain is possible.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Poughkeepsie, Beacon, New Paltz, Pawling, Plattekill, Pleasant
Valley, Wappingers Falls, Highland, Fishkill, Millbrook, Modena,
Fairview, Hopewell Junction, Marlboro, Red Oaks Mill, Myers Corner,
Wingdale, Dover Plains, East Fishkill and Beekman.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.

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 4154 7399 4157 7396 4159 7395 4158 7405
      4160 7407 4160 7409 4161 7412 4160 7413
      4175 7413 4179 7352 4154 7354 4150 7400


Taw