298  
WGUS51 KALY 230213  
FFWALY  
MAC003-230415-  
/O.NEW.KALY.FF.W.0020.170823T0213Z-170823T0415Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY  
1013 PM EDT TUE AUG 22 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
CENTRAL BERKSHIRE COUNTY IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...  
 
* UNTIL 1215 AM EDT  
 
* AT 1013 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS  
ALREADY FALLEN. AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE. FLASH  
FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
PITTSFIELD, LEE, LENOX, BECKET, MIDDLEFIELD, BERKSHIRE, DALTON,  
LANESBOROUGH, HINSDALE, RICHMOND, WEST STOCKBRIDGE, WINDSOR, PERU,  
WASHINGTON, BARKERVILLE, LENOX DALE, THE CENTER AT LENOX, ADAMS  
JUNCTION, STEARNSVILLE AND CAREY CORNER.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.  
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNED AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.  
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE  
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY EMAIL AT  
ALB.STORMREPORT@NOAA.GOV...  
ON FACEBOOK AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSALBANY OR TWITTER @NWSALBANY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4238 7301 4238 7302 4239 7306 4238 7307  
4233 7306 4232 7304 4231 7303 4231 7302  
4228 7302 4230 7341 4255 7332 4256 7299  
 

 
 
TAW  
 
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