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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
512 PM EST MON DEC 8 2014

CTZ001-013-NYZ064>066-091000-
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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
512 PM EST MON DEC 8 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

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...EASTERN ULSTER AND DUTCHESS COUNTIES.

* FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

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

* 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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