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Erie, Buffalo, Sewage Discharge

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 12:29pm
Location of Discharge: City of Buffalo Additional Address Info: Name of Waterbody Affected: Niagara River Description of Discharge: Combined Sewage and Rainfall Potential public area(s) impacted: It is unknown whether public areas were impacted Facility name: Buffalo Sewer Authority, Facility ID: NY0028410 Date and Time of Discharge: Apr 6 2017 10:00AM Duration of Discharge: Discharge ended before discovery Reason for Discharge: Weather Conditions: Rainfall of 0.17 " Volume or Rate of Discharge: 100 Gallons (Estimated) Treated State of Discharge: Untreated Steps Taken to Contain Discharge: Flows subsided For more information on this and other discharges, visit SPRTK ("http
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Erie ,Town of Tonawanda, Sewer Discharge, Ellicott Creek

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 12:10pm
Location of Discharge: 1011 Ellicott Creek Road, Tonawanda, NY 14150, USA Additional Address Info: 1011 Ellicott Creek Road, Tonawanda, NY 14150, USA Name of Waterbody Affected: Ellicott Creek Description of Discharge: Sanitary Sewer Overflow Due To Heavy Rain Potential public area(s) impacted: It is unknown whether public areas were impacted Facility name: Town of Tonawanda Wastewater Treatment Plant, Facility ID: NY0026395 Date and Time of Discharge: Apr 6 2017 10:00AM Duration of Discharge: 12.0 hours unknown. Reason for Discharge: Weather Conditions: Heavy Rainfall Volume or Rate of Discharge: 100 Gallons Per Minute (Estimated) Treated State of Discharge: Untreated Steps Taken to C
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Erie County,Town of Tonawanda, Sewer Discharge, Ellicott Creek

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 12:08pm
Location of Discharge: 560 Ellicott Creek Road, Tonawanda, NY 14150, USA Additional Address Info: 560 Ellicott Creek Road, Tonawanda, NY 14150, USA Name of Waterbody Affected: Ellicott Creek Description of Discharge: Sanitary Sewer Overflow Due To Heavy Rain Potential public area(s) impacted: It is unknown whether public areas were impacted Facility name: Town of Tonawanda Wastewater Treatment Plant, Facility ID: NY0026395 Date and Time of Discharge: Apr 6 2017 10:00AM Duration of Discharge: Discharge ended before discovery Reason for Discharge: Weather Conditions: Heavy Rainfall Volume or Rate of Discharge: 100 Gallons Per Minute (Estimated) Treated State of Discharge: Untreated Steps
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CLEARED: I-87NB(Northway) just North of the T-Bridges has all lanes reopened.Fire Dept Activity in the T/Colonie cleared at 11:55am-Albany/Sara Co

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:55am
CLEARED: I-87NB(Northway) just North of the T-Bridges has all lanes reopened.Fire Dept Activity in the T/Colonie cleared at 11:55am-Albany/Sara Co
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Flood Advisory issued April 06 at 11:55AM EDT until further notice by NWS Binghamton

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:55am
The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...Western Sullivan County in central New York...Southeastern Susquehanna County in northeastern Pennsylvania...Lackawanna County in northeastern Pennsylvania... Wayne County innortheastern Pennsylvania... Eastern Luzerne County innortheastern Pennsylvania... Western Pike County in northeasternPennsylvania...* Until 300 PM EDT* At 1153 AM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicatedheavy rain, which may cause urban and small stream flooding in theadvisory area. Hourly rainfall rates of 0.25 to 0.5 inches can beexpected, with locally more intense rates possible. Isolatedthunderstorms can also be expected.* Some locations that will experience flooding include...Scranton, Wilkes-Barre, Hazleton, Dunmore, Kingston, Nanticoke,Plains, Carbondale, Old Forge, and Pittston.
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Erie,West Seneca,Sanitary Sewer Overflow Cazenovia Creek

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:45am
Location of Discharge: 2 Fairfax, West Seneca,NY,14224 Additional Address Info: Name of Waterbody Affected: Cazenovia Creek Description of Discharge: Potential public area(s) impacted: The following public areas were potentially impacted: Park: Fishing Area: Facility name: West Seneca (T) Sanitary ORF, Facility ID: NY0203734 Date and Time of Discharge: Apr 6 2017 2:30AM Duration of Discharge: Discharge ended before discovery Reason for Discharge: Weather Conditions: Flume Overflow Volume or Rate of Dis
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued April 06 at 11:37AM EDT until April 07 at 2:00PM EDT by NWS Binghamton

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:37am
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...The Flood Watch continues for* A portion of central New York, including the following areas,Madison, Northern Oneida, Onondaga, Seneca, Southern Cayuga,and Southern Oneida.* Through Saturday morning* Rivers and lake levels are running high in some areas, andwetlands across the Finger Lakes region also continue to seeelevated water levels.* Moderate to heavy rain will occur today into this evening with 1to 1.5 inches of rain expected by Friday morning. Thisadditional rain will further increase flooding potential. Smallstreams and urban areas could also see poor drainage flooding inlow lying areas.
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued April 06 at 11:37AM EDT until April 09 at 12:00PM EDT by NWS Binghamton

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:37am
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...The Flood Watch continues for* A portion of central New York, including the following areas,Madison, Northern Oneida, Onondaga, Seneca, Southern Cayuga,and Southern Oneida.* Through Saturday morning* Rivers and lake levels are running high in some areas, andwetlands across the Finger Lakes region also continue to seeelevated water levels.* Moderate to heavy rain will occur today into this evening with 1to 1.5 inches of rain expected by Friday morning. Thisadditional rain will further increase flooding potential. Smallstreams and urban areas could also see poor drainage flooding inlow lying areas.
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued April 06 at 11:37AM EDT until April 07 at 2:00PM EDT by NWS Binghamton

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:37am
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...The Flood Watch continues for* A portion of central New York, including the following areas,Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, Tompkins, and Yates.* Through Saturday morning* Rivers and lake levels are running high in some areas, andwetlands across the Finger Lakes region also continue to seeelevated water levels.* Moderate to heavy rain will occur today into this evening with 1to 1.5 inches of rain expected by Friday morning. Thisadditional rain will further increase flooding potential. Smallstreams and urban areas could also see poor drainage flooding inlow lying areas.
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued April 06 at 11:37AM EDT until April 07 at 2:00PM EDT by NWS Binghamton

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:37am
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...The Flood Watch continues for* A portion of central New York, including the following areas,Madison, Northern Oneida, Onondaga, Seneca, Southern Cayuga,and Southern Oneida.* Through Saturday morning* Rivers and lake levels are running high in some areas, andwetlands across the Finger Lakes region also continue to seeelevated water levels.* Moderate to heavy rain will occur today into this evening with 1to 1.5 inches of rain expected by Friday morning. Thisadditional rain will further increase flooding potential. Smallstreams and urban areas could also see poor drainage flooding inlow lying areas.
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued April 06 at 11:37AM EDT until April 07 at 2:00PM EDT by NWS Binghamton

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:37am
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...The Flood Watch continues for* Portions of central New York and northeast Pennsylvania,including the following areas, in central New York, Broome,Chenango, Cortland, Otsego, and Tioga. In northeastPennsylvania, Bradford, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Susquehanna, andWyoming.* Through Saturday morning* Rivers are running high throughout the Susquehanna region, withsome areas already experiencing minor flooding.* Moderate to occasional heavy rain will bring around an inch ofrain across the region today, with locally higher amountspossible in any showers, or even a thunderstorm. This rain willfurther increase flooding potential on the rivers. Small streamsand urban areas could also see poor drainage flooding in lowlying areas.
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued April 06 at 11:37AM EDT until April 07 at 2:00PM EDT by NWS Binghamton

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:37am
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...The Flood Watch continues for* Portions of central New York and northeast Pennsylvania,including the following areas, in central New York, Delawareand Sullivan. In northeast Pennsylvania, Northern Wayne, Pike,and Southern Wayne.* Through Saturday morning* As a result of earlier rainfall, the ground is very wet andsignificant rises on area rivers and streams has occurred.* Occasional moderate to heavy rain will occur today through thisevening with 1 to 1.5 inches of widespread rainfall likely.Locally heavier amounts in scattered heavier showers, or even athunderstorm are possible. This rain will further increaseflooding potential on the rivers. Small streams and urban areascould also see poor drainage flooding in low lying areas.
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued April 06 at 11:37AM EDT until April 09 at 12:30PM EDT by NWS Binghamton

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:37am
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...The Flood Watch continues for* A portion of central New York, including the following areas,Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, Tompkins, and Yates.* Through Saturday morning* Rivers and lake levels are running high in some areas, andwetlands across the Finger Lakes region also continue to seeelevated water levels.* Moderate to heavy rain will occur today into this evening with 1to 1.5 inches of rain expected by Friday morning. Thisadditional rain will further increase flooding potential. Smallstreams and urban areas could also see poor drainage flooding inlow lying areas.
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued April 06 at 11:37AM EDT until April 09 at 12:30PM EDT by NWS Binghamton

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:37am
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...The Flood Watch continues for* Portions of central New York and northeast Pennsylvania,including the following areas, in central New York, Broome,Chenango, Cortland, Otsego, and Tioga. In northeastPennsylvania, Bradford, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Susquehanna, andWyoming.* Through Saturday morning* Rivers are running high throughout the Susquehanna region, withsome areas already experiencing minor flooding.* Moderate to occasional heavy rain will bring around an inch ofrain across the region today, with locally higher amountspossible in any showers, or even a thunderstorm. This rain willfurther increase flooding potential on the rivers. Small streamsand urban areas could also see poor drainage flooding in lowlying areas.
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(CONTINUATION) Flood Watch issued April 06 at 11:37AM EDT until April 09 at 12:30PM EDT by NWS Binghamton

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:37am
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...The Flood Watch continues for* Portions of central New York and northeast Pennsylvania,including the following areas, in central New York, Delawareand Sullivan. In northeast Pennsylvania, Northern Wayne, Pike,and Southern Wayne.* Through Saturday morning* As a result of earlier rainfall, the ground is very wet andsignificant rises on area rivers and streams has occurred.* Occasional moderate to heavy rain will occur today through thisevening with 1 to 1.5 inches of widespread rainfall likely.Locally heavier amounts in scattered heavier showers, or even athunderstorm are possible. This rain will further increaseflooding potential on the rivers. Small streams and urban areascould also see poor drainage flooding in low lying areas.
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Orange County, City of Newburgh, Sewage Discharge Wet Weather Overflow, Hudson River/Quassaick Creek, CSO's No. 1-13

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:03am
Location of Discharge: 2 River St, Newburgh, NY 12550, USA Additional Address Info: Various Permitted CSO Discharge Locations along the Hudson River & Quassaick Creek Name of Waterbody Affected: Hudson River and Quassaick Creek Description of Discharge: Combine Sanitary and Stormwater Sewer Potential public area(s) impacted: The following public areas were potentially impacted: Boat Launch: Newbugh Yacht Club, Rowing Club & City of Newburgh Boat Launch Fishing Area: Hudson River and Quassaick Creek Facility name: Newburgh WWTP, Facility ID: NY0026310 Date and Time of Discharge: Apr 6 2017 8:00AM Duration of Discharge: 24.
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UPDATE: UPDATE: UPDATE: UPDATE: Essex County, Ticonderoga,sewage discharge CSO 002, Lachute River

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 10:42am
Location of Discharge: 219 Montcalm St, Ticonderoga, NY 12883, USA Additional Address Info: Name of Waterbody Affected: Lachute River Description of Discharge: Combined sewer overflow caused by runoff from melting snow and rain. Potential public area(s) impacted: There were no potentially impacted public areas. Facility name: Ticonderoga (T) Wastewater Treatment Facility, Facility ID: NY0036706 Date and Time of Discharge: Apr 1 2017 3:45PM Duration of Discharge: 164.3 hours ongoing. Reason for Discharge: Weather Conditions: Rain and snow melt Volume or Rate of Discharge: 125 Gallons Per Minute (Actual) Treated State of Discharge: Partially Treated Without Disinfection Steps Taken to
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(EXTENSION - time) Flood Watch issued April 06 at 10:31AM EDT until April 06 at 9:00PM EDT by NWS New York City - Upton

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 10:31am
...HEAVY RAIN AND FLOODING POSSIBLE THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING......FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...The Flood Watch is now in effect for* Portions of southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey, andsoutheast New York, including the following areas, in southernConnecticut, Northern Fairfield, Northern Middlesex, NorthernNew Haven, Northern New London, Southern Fairfield, SouthernMiddlesex, Southern New Haven, and Southern New London. Innortheast New Jersey, Eastern Bergen, Eastern Essex, EasternPassaic, Eastern Union, Hudson, Western Bergen, Western Essex,Western Passaic, and Western Union. In southeast New York,Bronx, Kings (Brooklyn), New York (Manhattan), NortheasternSuffolk, Northern Nassau, Northern Queens, NorthernWestchester, Northwestern Suffolk, Orange, Putnam, Richmond(Staten Island), Rockland, Southeastern Suffolk, SouthernNassau, Southern Queens, Southern Westchester, andSouthwestern Suffolk.* Until 8 PM EDT this evening* Rainfall, heavy at times, thro
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(EXTENSION - time) Flood Watch issued April 06 at 10:31AM EDT until April 07 at 2:00PM EDT by NWS New York City - Upton

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 10:31am
...HEAVY RAIN AND FLOODING POSSIBLE THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING......FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...The Flood Watch is now in effect for* Portions of southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey, andsoutheast New York, including the following areas, in southernConnecticut, Northern Fairfield, Northern Middlesex, NorthernNew Haven, Northern New London, Southern Fairfield, SouthernMiddlesex, Southern New Haven, and Southern New London. Innortheast New Jersey, Eastern Bergen, Eastern Essex, EasternPassaic, Eastern Union, Hudson, Western Bergen, Western Essex,Western Passaic, and Western Union. In southeast New York,Bronx, Kings (Brooklyn), New York (Manhattan), NortheasternSuffolk, Northern Nassau, Northern Queens, NorthernWestchester, Northwestern Suffolk, Orange, Putnam, Richmond(Staten Island), Rockland, Southeastern Suffolk, SouthernNassau, Southern Queens, Southern Westchester, andSouthwestern Suffolk.* Until 8 PM EDT this evening* Rainfall, heavy at times, thro
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(EXTENSION - time) Flood Watch issued April 06 at 10:31AM EDT until April 06 at 9:00PM EDT by NWS New York City - Upton

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 10:31am
...HEAVY RAIN AND FLOODING POSSIBLE THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING......FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...The Flood Watch is now in effect for* Portions of southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey, andsoutheast New York, including the following areas, in southernConnecticut, Northern Fairfield, Northern Middlesex, NorthernNew Haven, Northern New London, Southern Fairfield, SouthernMiddlesex, Southern New Haven, and Southern New London. Innortheast New Jersey, Eastern Bergen, Eastern Essex, EasternPassaic, Eastern Union, Hudson, Western Bergen, Western Essex,Western Passaic, and Western Union. In southeast New York,Bronx, Kings (Brooklyn), New York (Manhattan), NortheasternSuffolk, Northern Nassau, Northern Queens, NorthernWestchester, Northwestern Suffolk, Orange, Putnam, Richmond(Staten Island), Rockland, Southeastern Suffolk, SouthernNassau, Southern Queens, Southern Westchester, andSouthwestern Suffolk.* Until 8 PM EDT this evening* Rainfall, heavy at times, thro
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