798  
WGUS51 KALY 151848  
FFWALY  
NYC083-091-093-115-152130-  
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY  
248 PM EDT WED SEP 15 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN RENSSELAER COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...  
SOUTHEASTERN SARATOGA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...  
EASTERN SCHENECTADY COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...  
SOUTHERN WASHINGTON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...  
 
* UNTIL 530 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 248 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 1 AND 4 INCHES OF RAIN  
HAVE FALLEN. THE EXPECTED RAINFALL RATE IS 2 INCHES IN 1 HOUR.  
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN  
AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS  
OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AND LOW-LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
SCHENECTADY, CLIFTON PARK, ROTTERDAM, SCOTIA, MECHANICVILLE,  
SALEM, NISKAYUNA, CAMBRIDGE, GREENWICH, ROUND LAKE, COUNTRY  
KNOLLS, BURNT HILLS, ALPLAUS, EAST GLENVILLE, HALFMOON, LEE,  
EASTON, STILLWATER, SCHAGHTICOKE AND VALLEY FALLS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4294 7380 4304 7359 4305 7357 4310 7347  
4317 7336 4318 7333 4319 7327 4293 7332  
4284 7367 4282 7372 4282 7373 4282 7374  
4276 7394 4290 7400  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
EXPECTED RAINFALL...2 INCHES IN 1 HOUR  
 

 
 
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