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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
334 AM EST TUE DEC 9 2014

CTZ001-013-NYZ064>066-092200-
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NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-EASTERN ULSTER-
WESTERN DUTCHESS-EASTERN DUTCHESS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TORRINGTON...OAKVILLE...NEW MILFORD...
TERRYVILLE...KINGSTON...NEW PALTZ...POUGHKEEPSIE...BEACON...
ARLINGTON...PAWLING...DOVER PLAINS...MILLBROOK...PINE PLAINS...
AMENIA...MILLERTON
334 AM EST TUE DEC 9 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT AND EAST CENTRAL NEW
  YORK...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHWESTERN
  CONNECTICUT...LITCHFIELD COUNTY. IN EAST CENTRAL NEW
  YORK...DUTCHESS AND EASTERN ULSTER COUNTIES.

* THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* A DEVELOPING COASTAL STORM WILL SPREAD A WINTRY MIXTURE OF
  PRECIPITATION ACROSS THE AREA THIS MORNING. AS WARMER AIR
  CONTINUES TO MOVE IN...THIS WILL CHANGE THE PRECIPITATION TO
  RAIN BY THIS AFTERNOON. RAIN WILL BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH
  MUCH OF DAY THIS AFTERNOON. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES
  ARE EXPECTED.

* THE COMBINATION OF HEAVY RAINFALL ALONG WITH RUNOFF MAY RESULT
  IN URBAN AND POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING. IN ADDITION...RIVERS AND
  STREAMS WILL EXPERIENCE AN INCREASE IN LEVELS AND FLOWS THAT MAY
  RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

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