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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
404 PM EDT TUE AUG 12 2014

CTZ001-013-MAZ001-025-NYZ038>040-047>054-058>061-063>066-082-
VTZ013>015-131000-
/O.CON.KALY.FF.A.0007.140813T0400Z-140813T2200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-NORTHERN BERKSHIRE-
SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-SOUTHERN HERKIMER-SOUTHERN FULTON-MONTGOMERY-
SCHOHARIE-WESTERN SCHENECTADY-EASTERN SCHENECTADY-
SOUTHERN SARATOGA-WESTERN ALBANY-EASTERN ALBANY-
WESTERN RENSSELAER-EASTERN RENSSELAER-WESTERN GREENE-
EASTERN GREENE-WESTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN COLUMBIA-WESTERN ULSTER-
EASTERN ULSTER-WESTERN DUTCHESS-EASTERN DUTCHESS-NORTHERN FULTON-
BENNINGTON-WESTERN WINDHAM-EASTERN WINDHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TORRINGTON...OAKVILLE...NEW MILFORD...
TERRYVILLE...PITTSFIELD...NORTH ADAMS...GREAT BARRINGTON...LEE...
LENOX...HOUSATONIC...ILION...HERKIMER...LITTLE FALLS...MOHAWK...
FRANKFORT...DOLGEVILLE...GLOVERSVILLE...JOHNSTOWN...AMSTERDAM...
WELLSVILLE...COBLESKILL...MIDDLEBURGH...DELANSON...ESPERANCE...
DUANESBURG...SCHENECTADY...ROTTERDAM...BALLSTON SPA...
MECHANICVILLE...WATERFORD...ALTAMONT...ALBANY...TROY...
HOOSICK FALLS...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...NORTHVILLE...
MAYFIELD...BENNINGTON...JACKSONVILLE...NEWFANE...BRATTLEBORO...
WEST BRATTLEBORO...BELLOWS FALLS
404 PM EDT TUE AUG 12 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

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...LITCHFIELD. IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...BERKSHIRE.
  IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...ALBANY...COLUMBIA...DUTCHESS...
  GREENE...RENSSELAER...SCHENECTADY...ULSTER...MONTGOMERY...FULTON...
  SCHOHARIE...SOUTHERN HERKIMER...SOUTHERN SARATOGA. IN SOUTHERN
  VERMONT...BENNINGTON...WINDHAM.

* FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON

* RAIN IS EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD THE REGION FROM WEST TO EAST 
  THIS EVENING. THE RAIN WILL BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES LATE TONIGHT 
  CONTINUING INTO WEDNESDAY. 

* THE RAIN MAY BE ACCOMPANIED BY EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS 
  RESULTING IN TORRENTIAL RAINFALL. RAINFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 
  INCHES IN ONE HOUR ARE POSSIBLE IN A FEW LOCATIONS. THIS WILL 
  BRING THE POTENTIAL FOR URBAN AND LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING. 
  SOME SMALL STREAM FLOODING IS ALSO POSSIBLE. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ACT QUICKLY.  MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND AT ONCE. GET AWAY FROM PLACES
SUBJECT TO RAPID FLOODING...SUCH AS DRY CREEKBEDS OR PLACES ALONG
STREAMS.  AVOID ALREADY FLOODED AREAS.

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