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  • Flood Watch for Onondaga County, New York
  • Flood Watch issued January 21 at 11:31AM EST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, January 19, 2018 at 8:51 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 10 a.m.
  • ...ICE JAM FLOODING POSSIBLE ON AREA CREEKS MONDAY AFTERNOON INTO
    TUESDAY EVENING...
    A warm front will lift across the region on Monday, boosting
    temperatures into the 40s. Temperatures will then remain in the
    40s Monday night into Tuesday.
    Area creeks and rivers still have ice in place. Rises in water
    level can break up this ice, which can then become jammed where
    there are constrictions in the river or creek channel, such as
    curves or other restrictions. Localized flooding will be possible
    in the vicinity of any ice jams. People living in areas that are
    prone to ice jam flooding should take the time in advance to
    prepare for the potential for flooding.
    ...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
    EVENING...
    The National Weather Service in Buffalo has expanded the
    * Flood Watch to include portions of central and western New
    York...including the following counties...in central New
    York...Northern Cayuga. In western New York...Allegany...
    Genesee...Livingston...Monroe...Niagara...Ontario...Orleans...
    Wayne and Wyoming.
    * From Monday afternoon through Tuesday evening.
    * Warming temperatures, snowmelt and rainfall will enhance the
    risk for ice jam flooding. Rainfall during the watch period will
    average between a quarter and a half inch.

  • Flood Watch for Onondaga County, New York
  • Flood Watch issued January 14 at 2:47AM EST until January 14 at 10:00AM EST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, January 14, 2018 at 3:43 a.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, January 14, 2018 at 10 a.m.
  • ...Ice jam flood potential will this morning ...
    Runoff into larger tributaries, and the major rivers of the
    region continues, despite the now frigid temperatures and wind
    chills. River ice that released during yesterday`s warmth and rain
    may now move into ice jam prone areas and re-freeze. There are
    currently a few known jams causing problems around central New
    York and northeast Pennsylvania, and several of our stream gauges
    are showing indications of water level changes from ice jamming.
    ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...
    The Flood Watch continues for
    * Portions of central New York and northeast Pennsylvania,
    including the following areas, in central New York, Broome,
    Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Madison, Northern
    Oneida, Onondaga, Otsego, Schuyler, Seneca, Southern Cayuga,
    Southern Oneida, Steuben, Sullivan, Tioga, Tompkins, and
    Yates. In northeast Pennsylvania, Bradford, Lackawanna,
    Luzerne, Northern Wayne, Pike, Southern Wayne, Susquehanna,
    and Wyoming.
    * Until 10 AM EST this morning
    * Broken ice along area rivers may cause additional ice jams and
    localized flooding this morning, as rivers begin to re- freeze.
    * Rivers and streams could see locally fast and significant
    rises in the vicinity of any ice jams.