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Town of Hancock, NY
Friday September 21st, 2018 :: 11:29 p.m. EDT

Alert

Flood Advisory until 01:00AM Saturday

The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a

* Flood Advisory for Minor Flooding in Poor Drainage Areas for... Southeastern Broome County in central New York... Southwestern Delaware County in central New York... Southwestern Chenango County in central New York... Northeastern Susquehanna County in northeastern Pennsylvania...

* Until 100 AM EDT.

* At 1106 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Kirkwood, Sidney, Walton, Sanford, Susquehanna, Deposit, Susquehanna Depot, Bainbridge, Masonville and Hallstead. Additional rainfall of around 1 inch is expected over the area. This additional rain will result in minor flooding.

* AFFECTED AREAS: CHENANGO, NY ... SUSQUEHANNA, PA ... BROOME, NY ... DELAWARE, NY

Instructions:

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots. A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

Address/Location
Town of Hancock, NY
661 W Main St
Hancock, NY 13783

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 607-427-0238

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Alert Details

Severity:
Minor - Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flood Advisory

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