Flood Watch/Flash Flood Watch issued for portions of the Twin Tiers Thursday

Weather Alerts

The National Weather Service in State College has issued the following weather alerts

…AREAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4:45 PM THURSDAY AFTERNOON….

  • WHERE… Tioga county in Pennsylvania
  • WHAT… A nearly stationary north-south band of heavy rain has produced 1.5-2″ of rain over the past 6 hours. This heavy rain band will cause urban and small stream flooding.
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION… Additional rainfall of 1 to 1.5 Inches is likely over much of this same area from late this morning through the mid-afternoon hours today. This additional rain could further elevate the threat of flooding of small streams and creeks.
  • PRECAUTIONARY ACTIONS… Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you can do so safely.

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The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued the following weather alerts

…FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT…

The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a

  • Flash Flood Watch for a portion of central New York, including the following areas, Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, and Tompkins.
  • From Thursday afternoon through late Thursday night
  • Steady, moderate to heavy rain and embedded thunderstorms will spread through the area. Thunderstorms may produce high rain rates, with water rapidly rising especially across urban and poor drainage areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

…FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THURSDAY AFTERNOON UNTIL FRIDAY AFTERNOON…

  • WHERE… Includes Bradford County in Pennsylvania
  • WHEN… 2 pm Thursday until 2 pm Friday
  • WHAT… Heavy rain of 1.50 To 3.00 inches Thursday and Thursday night will result in significant rises on area streams and rivers. Flooding of small rivers and streams, urban areas, and minor flooding of main stem rivers could develop late Thursday into early Friday.
  • PRECAUTIONARY ACTIONS… A flood watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

The National Weather Service in State College has issued the following weather alerts

…FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THURSDAY AFTERNOON UNTIL FRIDAY AFTERNOON…

  • WHERE… Tioga County in Pennsylvania
  • WHEN… 2 pm Thursday until 2 pm Friday
  • WHAT… Heavy rain of 1.5 To 3.0 Inches is forecast Thursday and Thursday night. The heavy rain may result in urban and poor drainage flooding by late Thursday. Small streams, as well as mainstem rivers, can expect significant rises with flooding possible Thursday night into Friday.
  • PRECAUTIONARY ACTIONS… Review flood safety and preparedness information at weather.Gov/safety/flood.

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