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WGUS61 KALY 150821
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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
421 AM EDT TUE JUL 15 2014

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NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-NORTHERN BERKSHIRE-
SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-WESTERN GREENE-EASTERN GREENE-WESTERN COLUMBIA-
EASTERN COLUMBIA-WESTERN ULSTER-EASTERN ULSTER-WESTERN DUTCHESS-
EASTERN DUTCHESS-BENNINGTON-WESTERN WINDHAM-EASTERN WINDHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TORRINGTON...OAKVILLE...NEW MILFORD...
TERRYVILLE...PITTSFIELD...NORTH ADAMS...GREAT BARRINGTON...LEE...
LENOX...HOUSATONIC...HUNTER...TANNERSVILLE...WINDHAM...CATSKILL...
COXSACKIE...ATHENS...CAIRO...JEFFERSON HEIGHTS...HUDSON...
CHATHAM...SUNDOWN...ELLENVILLE...WOODSTOCK...WEST HURLEY...
KERHONKSON...NAPANOCH...PHOENICIA...KINGSTON...NEW PALTZ...
POUGHKEEPSIE...BEACON...ARLINGTON...PAWLING...DOVER PLAINS...
MILLBROOK...PINE PLAINS...AMENIA...MILLERTON...BENNINGTON...
JACKSONVILLE...NEWFANE...BRATTLEBORO...WEST BRATTLEBORO...
BELLOWS FALLS
421 AM EDT TUE JUL 15 2014

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

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT...WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...EAST
  CENTRAL NEW YORK AND SOUTHERN VERMONT...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...IN NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT...NORTHERN LITCHFIELD AND
  SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD. IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS... NORTHERN
  BERKSHIRE AND SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE. IN EAST CENTRAL NEW
  YORK...EASTERN COLUMBIA...EASTERN DUTCHESS...EASTERN GREENE...
  EASTERN ULSTER...WESTERN COLUMBIA...WESTERN DUTCHESS...WESTERN
  GREENE AND WESTERN ULSTER. IN SOUTHERN VERMONT...BENNINGTON...
  EASTERN WINDHAM AND WESTERN WINDHAM.

* THROUGH LATE TONIGHT

* MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS 
  THE REGION AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT 
  WITH RAINFALL TOTALS OF ONE AND A HALF TO 4 INCHES EXPECTED. 
  WITH A WARM AND VERY HUMID AIR MASS IN PLACE STORMS WILL BE 
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS...WITH RAINFALL 
  RATES EXCEEDING AN INCH AN HOUR POSSIBLE. THIS COMBINED WITH 
  WET TO NEARLY SATURATED GROUND FROM RECENT RAINFALL HAS 
  INCREASED THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING ACROSS THE WATCH 
  AREA. 

* THE MAIN POTENTIAL IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE FLOODING OF 
  URBANIZED AS WELL AS LOW LYING AREAS...ROADWAYS...AND IN AREAS 
  OF POOR DRAINAGE. IN ADDITION...SMALL STREAMS...CREEKS OR 
  RIVERS MAY EXCEED BANKFULL. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

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