Weather Alerts for Broome

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning

Areas Affected:
Effective: Tue, 8/14 6:17pm Updated: Tue, 8/14 5:02am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 8/15 2:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in New York...
Susquehanna River At Conklin affecting Broome and Susquehanna Counties
Lackawanna River At Old Forge affecting Lackawanna County
The Flood Warning continues for
The Susquehanna River At Conklin.
* From 6 PM Tuesday until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 4 AM Tuesday the stage was 10.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The rise is forecast to rise above flood stage by 6 PM Today and
crest near 12.2 feet around 8 PM Today.The river will fall below flood stage
around 2 AM Wednesday.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Flood stage. Alta, River and Lawrence Roads closed in
the Town of Conklin due to minor flooding. No homes are flooded at this river
stage. Valley park in Kirkwood takes on water.

Safety Message...
Do not drive over flooded roads or bridges...
Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio, the Official Voice of the National Weather
Service for later developments.
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Flash Flood Watch  FLASH FLOOD WATCH   Flash Flood Watch

Areas Affected:
Broome - Chemung - Chenango - Cortland - Delaware - Otsego - Schuyler - Steuben - Sullivan - Tioga - Tompkins
Effective: Tue, 8/14 3:36am Updated: Tue, 8/14 5:02am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 8/15 12:00am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Possible

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for
* Portions of central New York and northeast Pennsylvania,
including the following areas, in central New York, Broome,
Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Otsego, Schuyler,
Steuben, Sullivan, Tioga, and Tompkins. In northeast
Pennsylvania, Bradford, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Northern Wayne,
Pike, Southern Wayne, Susquehanna, and Wyoming.
* Through this evening
* Areas of very heavy rain are possible this morning and again
this afternoon and evening.
* Heavy rain will cause rapid rises and possible flash flooding
of streams and creeks, overflow of ditches and culverts, and
ponding of water on roads.

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.
Remember, never drive into flooded areas.