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WGUS81 KALY 312207
FLSALY

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
607 PM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

NYC115-VTC003-010100-
/O.NEW.KALY.FA.Y.0098.140831T2207Z-140901T0100Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BENNINGTON VT-WASHINGTON NY-
607 PM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN WASHINGTON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF SALEM...
  NORTHERN BENNINGTON COUNTY IN SOUTHERN VERMONT...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...MANCHESTER...ARLINGTON...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 605 PM EDT...RADAR INDICATED A BAND OF HEAVY RAIN PRODUCING A   
  HALF INCH TO INCH OF RAIN PER HOUR. THIS BAND OF HEAVY RAIN WAS    
  MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH. SOME AREAS HAVE RECEIVED AROUND AN INCH IN  
  THE LAST HOUR AND AN ADDITIONAL HALF INCH TO INCH OF RAIN IS       
  POSSIBLE THROUGH 7 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 4313 7288 4314 7301 4305 7301 4297 7357
      4326 7358 4332 7325 4331 7314 4331 7285

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