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  • Flash Flood Watch for Putnam County, New York
  • Flash Flood Watch issued July 16 at 6:00AM EDT until July 16 at 2:00PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 6 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 2 p.m.
  • ...THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING CONTINUES...
    ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS
    AFTERNOON...
    THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT AND SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
    INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...
    NORTHERN MIDDLESEX...NORTHERN NEW HAVEN...NORTHERN NEW
    LONDON...SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX...SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN AND SOUTHERN
    NEW LONDON. IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK...
    NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK...SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK AND SOUTHWESTERN
    SUFFOLK.
    * UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
    * SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ALONG AND AHEAD OF A COLD
    FRONT MAY PRODUCE ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL THROUGH EARLY THIS
    AFTERNOON. MUCH OF THE AREA HAS ALREADY RECEIVED SEVERAL
    INCHES OF RAINFALL OVER THE LAST COUPLE OF DAYS. AN ADDITIONAL
    INCH OF RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE WITH LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS.
    * POTENTIAL IMPACTS ARE THE FLOODING OF URBANIZED AS WELL AS LOW
    LYING AREAS...ROADWAYS...AND IN AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE. IN
    ADDITION...SMALL STREAMS OR RIVERS MAY EXCEED BANKFULL.