Severe Weather Alerts - Rifton, NY

  • Flash Flood Watch

    Flash Flood Watch in effect until 12:00 PM EDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT...
WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS AND EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...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.

* UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY.

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
THE WATCH AREA THIS MORNING. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 4
INCHES IS EXPECTED WHICH WOULD BE ENOUGH TO PRODUCE FLASH
FLOODING.

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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