Flood Watch National Weather Service Albany NY – …FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING…

Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Albany NY
320 PM EST Thu Mar 1 2018

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Northern Litchfield-Southern Litchfield-Western Dutchess-
Eastern Dutchess-
Including the cities of Torrington, Oakville, Gaylordsville,
New Milford, Terryville, Thomaston, Poughkeepsie, Beacon,
Arlington, Pawling, Wingdale, Dover Plains, Millbrook,
Stanfordville, Pine Plains, and Amenia
320 PM EST Thu Mar 1 2018

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of northwestern Connecticut and east central New
  York, including the following areas, in northwestern
  Connecticut, Northern Litchfield and Southern Litchfield. In
  east central New York, Eastern Dutchess and Western Dutchess.

* From Friday morning through Saturday morning

* A large storm will develop off the east coast tonight through
  Friday. Rain will develop tonight and continue into Friday
  night, heavy at times. The rain could mix with snow, especially
  over higher terrain of the southern Taconics and Litchfield
  Hills, but rainfall or liquid equivalent totals of 1 to 3
  inches are possible.

* Rain will produce significant rises on streams, creeks and
  rivers. If a persistent band or bands of heavy rain develop over
  the area some minor flooding will be possible, especially along
  the Housatonic Basin.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS 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.