WAYNE COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA
60 CONKLIN HILL ROAD, DAMASCUS, PA 18415
FLASH FLOOD WATCH
The National Weather Service in Binghamton has
issued a Flash Flood Watch 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 Wednesday evening
Recent showers and thunderstorms are beginning to
soils in the watch area. Through Wednesday, showers and
thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall rates are likely in the
watch area. Additional rainfall due to training of showers and
thunderstorms could result in several inches of rain which would
lead to flash flooding.
In addition, minor flooding may occur along the
rivers, but this is mainly a flash flood event for small
streams, creeks and urban areas.
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.