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WGUS71 KALY 131935
FFSALY

FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
335 PM EDT THU JUN 13 2013

NYC035-043-057-132130-
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MONTGOMERY NY-FULTON NY-HERKIMER NY-
335 PM EDT THU JUN 13 2013

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHERN HERKIMER...FULTON AND MONTGOMERY COUNTIES...

AT 330 PM EDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED A FLASH 
FLOODING IN THE ILION.  AS A PRECAUTION...SAND BAGS ARE BEING PLACED 
IN LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE STEELE CREEK. 

LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO NORTHAMPTON
BEACH PUBLIC CAMPGROUND...CAROGA LAKE PUBLIC CAMPGROUND...
STRATFORD...POLAND...NORTHVILLE...NEWPORT...MIDDLEVILLE...MAYFIELD...
DOLGEVILLE...CRANBERRY CREEK...COLD BROOK AND CAROGA LAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNING AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR BY
AUTOMOBILE.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY EMAIL AT
ALB.STORMREPORT@NOAA.GOV...ON FACEBOOK AT
WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/US.NATIONALWEATHERSERVICE.ALBANY.GOV OR TWITTER
@NWSALBANY.

&&

LAT...LON 4322 7508 4326 7516 4330 7515 4333 7510
      4327 7466 4323 7453 4324 7432 4321 7431
      4322 7424 4324 7422 4324 7413 4290 7411
      4278 7430 4277 7446 4289 7486 4285 7489
      4290 7509 4288 7512 4289 7521 4306 7522

$$

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