The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a
* Small Stream Flood Advisory for Poor Drainage Areas for...
Northern Ulster County in east central New York...
Southwestern Albany County in east central New York...
Greene County in east central New York...
Southeastern Schoharie County in east central New York...
* Until 130 PM EDT.
* At 925 AM EDT, trained weather spotters reported heavy rain from
heavy rain showers in the the past 3 to 5 hours ranging from 2 to
5 inches. This will cause small stream and poor drainage flooding.
Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Hunter, Woodstock, Westerlo, Windham, Gilboa, Prattsville, West
Hurley, North-South Lake Campground, Woodland Valley Campground,
Livingstonville, West Shokan, Kenneth L Wilson Campground,
Preston-Potter Hollow, Phoenicia, Preston Hollow, Mount Tremper,
Lanesville, Cairo, Shandaken and Durham.
* Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches over the advisory
area. This additional rain will result in minor flooding, ponding
of water on roadways and flooding of poor drainage areas
Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.
A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.