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WGUS81 KALY 011909
FLSALY

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
309 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

NYC027-111-020100-
/O.NEW.KALY.FA.Y.0078.140801T1909Z-140802T0100Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ULSTER NY-DUTCHESS NY-
309 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WEST CENTRAL DUTCHESS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF POUGHKEEPSIE...
  SOUTHEASTERN ULSTER COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 307 PM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A   
  CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING URBAN AND SMALL      
  STREAM FLOODING ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES INDICATE 
  THAT ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN WITHIN THE PAST HOUR    
  WITH AN ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN POSSIBLE AS           
  ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS FORM ACROSS THE SAME AREA. 

THIS RAINFALL MAY PRODUCE PONDING OF WATER ON               
ROADWAYS...POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING...AND SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS     
TO SPILL THEIR BANKS BRIEFLY. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION IF 
DRIVING IN THE ADVISORY AREA AND REMEMBER...TURN AROUND DONT DROWN! 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 4154 7399 4158 7396 4158 7405 4160 7407
      4160 7409 4161 7412 4158 7412 4159 7418
      4192 7395 4184 7369 4153 7396

$$

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