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(EXTENSION - time) Flood Warning issued February 22 at 7:17AM EST by NWS Burlington

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 3:55am
The National Weather Service in Burlington has extended the* Flood Warning for...An Ice Jam Accompanied By Rain And Snowmelt in...North central Franklin County in northern New York...* Until 530 PM EST Thursday* At 714 AM EST, emergency management officials reported flooding onthe Little Salmon River continues to cause flooding in FortCovington. Several roads are closed due to high water. Riverlevels will hold steady until the ice jam releases.* Ice jams are very unpredictable and can break up, move and jamagain very quickly. Water backing up behind the jam is the mainflood threat, and can flood areas under deep water withsurprising speed. Favored ice jam locations are where a riverbends or slows, at bridge abutments, or near islands, sand bars,and other obstructions to river flow.* Some locations that will experience flooding include...Fort Covington, Bombay, Westville Center and Fort Covington Center.
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(EXTENSION - time) Flood Warning issued February 22 at 6:53AM EST by NWS Burlington

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 3:55am
The National Weather Service in Burlington has extended the* Flood Warning for...An Ice Jam Accompanied By Rain And Snowmelt in...Northeastern Clinton County in northern New York...* Until 830 PM EST Thursday* At 649 AM EST, the river gauge on the Great Chazy in Perry Millswas above moderate flood stage and still rising. Ice jams havebeen reported along the Great Chazy and backwater is causingflooding. When the ice releases, any low lying areas long theGreat Chazy will have the potential to see local flooding.* Ice jams are very unpredictable and can break up, move and jamagain very quickly. Water backing up behind the jam is the mainflood threat, and can flood areas under deep water withsurprising speed. Favored ice jam locations are where a riverbends or slows, at bridge abutments, or near islands, sand bars,and other obstructions to river flow.* Some locations that will experience flooding include Mooers,Altona, Champlain, Miner Lake State Park, Mooers Forks, Alder Bendand Perry M
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Warning issued February 22 at 4:53AM EST by NWS Albany

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 3:55am
...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EST THURSDAY FOREAST CENTRAL SCHENECTADY COUNTY...At 449 AM EST, local law enforcement reported flooding due to an icejam in the vicinity of Scotia near Freemans Bridge, Route 5, and theStockade neighborhood of Schenectady. Water levels have dropped thismorning. However, additional ice may result in additional waterlevel rises throughout the day.
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Flood Warning issued February 21 at 8:36PM EST by NWS Burlington

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 3:55am
The National Weather Service in Burlington has issued a* Flood Warning for...An Ice Jam Accompanied By Rain And Snowmelt in...North central Franklin County in northern New York...* Until 830 AM EST Thursday* At 831 PM EST, law enforcement reported an ice jam on the LittleSalmon River continues to cause flooding in Fort Covington.Several roads are closed due to high water. River levels will holdsteady or rise slowly overnight before receding on Thursday.* Ice jams are very unpredictable and can break up, move and jamagain very quickly. Water backing up behind the jam is the mainflood threat, and can flood areas under deep water withsurprising speed. Favored ice jam locations are where a riverbends or slows, at bridge abutments, or near islands, sand bars,and other obstructions to river flow.* Some locations that will experience flooding include...Fort Covington, Bombay, Westville Center and Fort Covington Center.
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(EXTENSION - time) Flood Warning issued February 21 at 8:14PM EST by NWS Burlington

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 3:55am
The National Weather Service in Burlington has extended the* Flood Warning for...An Ice Jam Accompanied By Rain And Snowmelt in...Northeastern Clinton County in northern New York...* Until 830 AM EST Thursday* At 811 PM EST, the river gauge on the Great Chazy in Perry Millswas above flood stage and still rising. Ice jams have beenreported along the Great Chazy and backwater is starting to causeminor flooding. When the ice releases, any low lying areas alongthe Great Chazy will have the potential to see local flooding.* Ice jams are very unpredictable and can break up, move and jamagain very quickly. Water backing up behind the jam is the mainflood threat, and can flood areas under deep water withsurprising speed. Favored ice jam locations are where a riverbends or slows, at bridge abutments, or near islands, sand bars,and other obstructions to river flow.* Some locations that will experience flooding include...Mooers, Altona, Champlain, Miner Lake State Park, Mooers Forks,Alder Bend
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(EXTENSION - time) Flood Warning issued February 21 at 6:33PM EST by NWS Burlington

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 3:55am
The National Weather Service in Burlington has extended the* Flood Warning for...An Ice Jam Accompanied By Rain And Snowmelt in...Northwestern Franklin County in northern New York...Northeastern St. Lawrence County in northern New York...* Until 645 AM EST Thursday* At 629 PM EST, an ice jam remained in place on the St Regis Riverin Hogansburg, extending from Brown Road to McNeil Road. Floodinghas been reported on several roads in St Regis and Hogansburg as aresult of this ice jam. Water will likely continue to slowly risethrough this evening, which may lead to additional flooding.* Ice jams are very unpredictable and can break up, move and jamagain very quickly. Water backing up behind the jam is the mainflood threat, and can flood areas under deep water withsurprising speed. Favored ice jam locations are where a riverbends or slows, at bridge abutments, or near islands, sand bars,and other obstructions to river flow.* Some locations that will experience flooding include...St. Regis
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Flood Warning issued February 21 at 4:17PM EST by NWS Albany

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 3:55am
The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a* Flood Warning for...East central Schenectady County in east central New York...South central Saratoga County in east central New York...* Until 415 PM EST Thursday* At 413 PM EST, water continues to rise on the Mohawk River nearSchenectady behind an ice jam. The ice jam may cause additionalflooding along the Mohawk River down stream near the RexfordBridge and Lock 7.* Some locations that will experience flooding include...Schenectady, Niskayuna, Alplaus, East Glenville, Aqueduct, GroomCorners, Rexford, Glenridge, Hawthorne Hill and Vischer Ferry.
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Flood Warning issued February 22 at 2:55AM EST by NWS Albany

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 3:55am
The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a* Flood Warning for...Northeastern Albany County in east central New York...South central Saratoga County in east central New York...* Until 245 PM EST Thursday* At 250 AM EST, the Mohawk River upstream ice jam has released asthe volume of water was moving downstream toward Crescent Dam andCohoes Falls. Water levels will rise along the Mohawk River inthese areas and may result with higher than normal water levels.If you live near the Mohawk River, seek higher ground and listento local emergency management and law enforcement officials.* Some locations that will experience flooding include...Cohoes, Green Island, Waterford, Halfmoon, Boght Corners, Crescent,Grays Corners, Dunsbach Ferry, Crescent Station and Mohawk View.
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Winter Weather Advisory issued February 21 at 2:37PM EST until February 22 at 4:00PM EST by NWS Buffalo

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 2:00am
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 4 PM ESTTHURSDAY...* WHAT...An initial mix of freezing rain and sleet, then snow isexpected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 5 inches and iceaccumulations of under a tenth of an inch are expected.* WHERE...The western Southern Tier.* WHEN...From 1 AM to 4 PM EST Thursday.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Light icing followed by light to moderatesnowfall accumulations will result in slippery travel conditions,including during the morning commute on Thursday. Be preparedfor reduced visibilities at times.
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(CONTINUATION) Winter Weather Advisory issued February 21 at 9:37PM EST until February 22 at 4:00PM EST by NWS Buffalo

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 2:00am
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 4 PMEST THURSDAY...* WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulationsof 2 to 4 inches and ice accumulations of around one tenth areexpected.* WHERE...The western Southern Tier.* WHEN...From 1 AM to 4 PM EST Thursday.* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The ice will result in difficult travelconditions, including during the morning commute on Thursday.Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued February 21 at 4:37AM EST until February 22 at 4:00PM EST by NWS Burlington

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 2:00am
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...The Flood Watch continues for* All of central and northern Vermont as well as portions ofnorthern New York, including the Saint Lawrence River Valley.* Through this evening* Record warmth will continue to cause rapid snow melt and riverice breakup, which will increase the threat for minor tomoderate flooding across the region through Wednesday.* Areas where ice jams remain in place from the mid-January thawwill be the most susceptible to flooding. Some of these riversinclude but are not limited to the following: the LittleSalmon, St Regis, Saranac, Great Chazy, Ausable, Lamoille,Missisquoi, and Winooski.
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued February 21 at 11:30AM EST until February 22 at 4:00PM EST by NWS Albany

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 2:00am
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...The Flood Watch continues for* Portions of east central New York including the following areas,Northern Warren, Herkimer and Hamilton counties.* Through Thursday morning* Anomalously warm temperatures will continue to allow forconsiderable snow melt in the southern Adirondacks today intotonight. One to three inches of snow melt is expected. Lessthan a quarter of an inch of additional rainfall is possibletoday. Ice jam flooding is also possible in the watch area.* Significant rises are possible on rivers, streams and creeksincluding the Sacandaga, Upper Hudson, western Mohawk andSchroon Rivers. The potential for flooding will increase inthe warm air mass with the flood threat continuing intoThursday morning.
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(EXTENSION - time) Flood Watch issued February 21 at 2:46PM EST until February 22 at 4:00PM EST by NWS Burlington

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 2:00am
...FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...The Flood Watch is now in effect for* All of central and northern Vermont as well as portions ofnorthern New York, including the Saint Lawrence River Valley.* Through Thursday morning.* Rapid snow melt and river ice breakup will continue the threatfor localized ice jam related flooding overnight.* Areas where ice jams remain in place from the mid-January thawwill be the most susceptible to flooding. Some of these riversinclude but are not limited to the following: the Little Salmon,St Regis, Saranac, Great Chazy, Ausable, Lamoille, Missisquoi,Winooski, and Passumpsic.
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued February 21 at 1:18PM EST until February 22 at 4:00PM EST by NWS Binghamton

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 2:00am
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT......FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY...The Flood Watch continues for* A portion of central New York, including the following areas,Oneida County.* Until 1 AM EST Thursday* The combination of recent rainfall and several inches of snowmelt across Oneida County will cause area streams and rivers torise. Rising waters may cause minor flooding in poor drainageareas. Rising water will break up ice and potentially cause icejams downstream. Ice jam flooding is also possible.
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Update - T/Lockport-Bowmiller Rd -reopened

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 1:21am
Update - Bowmiller Road was previously closed between Dysinger and Akron Roads in the Town of Lockport due to a structure fire. Road is now reopened.
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UPDATE: Niagara, Niagara Falls, Sewer Discharge,Niagara River

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 1:02am
Location of Discharge: Sewage Plant Rd, Niagara Falls, NY 14301, USA Additional Address Info: Gorge Pump Station Name of Waterbody Affected: Niagara River Description of Discharge: Rain and wastewater, snow melt Potential public area(s) impacted: It is unknown whether public areas were impacted Facility name: Niagara Falls WWTP, Facility ID: NY0026336 Date and Time of Discharge: Feb 21 2018 8:00AM Duration of Discharge: 13.0 hours ended. Reason for Discharge: Insufficient System Capacity: pumps @ capacity Weather Conditions: Warm Weather,Rain,Snow melt Volume or Rate of Discharge: 1250000 Gallons (Actual) Treated State of Di
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CLEARED: N/S NY 66 between Mill St & Fairview Ave-Road Reopened-10:55PM-T/Chatham-Columbia Co. due to a downed tree.

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:57pm
N/S NY 66 between Mill St & Fairview Ave-Road Reopened-10:55PM-T/Chatham-Columbia Co. due to a downed tree.
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CLEARED: N/S State Highway 9H bet.U.S.Hwy.9 & CR21-Road Reopened-at 10:50PM-T/Kinderhook-Columbia Co. due to an auto accident

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:53pm
N/S State Highway 9H between U.S.Highway 9 & County Route 21 - Road Closure - at 10:50 PM - T/Kinderhook - Columbia Co. for approximately 6 hours due to an auto accident
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CLOSED: T/Lockport Bowmiller Rd bwtn Dysinger & Akron Rds

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 10:58pm
Bowmiller Road is closed between Dysinger and Akron Roads in the Town of Lockport due to a structure fire.
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Erie County,West Seneca,Sewage Discharge,Clinton St,Buffalo River

NY Alert - New York State-Wide - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 10:05pm
Location of Discharge: 2375 Clinton Street, Buffalo, NY 14227, USA Additional Address Info: 2375 Clinton Street, West Seneca, NY 14227, USA Name of Waterbody Affected: Buffalo River Description of Discharge: Untreated Sewage Discharge Potential public area(s) impacted: It is unknown whether public areas were impacted Facility name: Cheektowaga Sanitary Sewer, Facility ID: NYS900020 Date and Time of Discharge: Feb 21 2018 7:00PM Duration of Discharge: 6.0 hours ongoing. Reason for Discharge: Weather Conditions: Heavy Rain Volume or Rate of Discharge: 500000 Gallons (Estimated) Treated State of Discharge: Untreated Steps Taken to Contain Discharge: Continuously monitor flows during
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