Weather Alerts for Southern Herkimer County

Issued by the National Weather Service

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River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
SOUTHERN HERKIMER COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Herkimer
Effective: Sat, 4/20 5:00pm Updated: Sat, 4/20 3:10pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 4/22 3:30am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
The Flood Warning continues for
The West Canada Creek At Kast Bridge.
* From 4 PM Saturday until late Sunday night.
* At 11 AM Saturday the stage was 5.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by 4 PM
Saturday and continue to rise to near 6.7 feet by 8 AM Sunday.The
river is forecast to fall below flood stage after 9 PM Sunday.
* Impact...At 7 feet...Moderate flood stage and several RV parks are
inundated with one to two feet of water.
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Fld   Observed              Forecast
2 pm  8 pm  2 am  8 am  2 pm
Location        Stg   Stg  Day  Time   Sat   Sat   Sun   Sun   Sun
West Canada Cr
Kast Bridge   6.0    5.8 Sat 11 AM   5.8   6.2   6.4   6.7   6.5
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River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
SOUTHERN HERKIMER COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Herkimer - Oneida
Effective: Sat, 4/20 12:06pm Updated: Sat, 4/20 3:10pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue, 4/23 8:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
The Flood Warning continues for
The West Canada Creek At Hinckley.
* Until Tuesday morning.
* At 11 AM Saturday the stage was 1227 feet.
* Flood stage is 1227 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue rising to near 1229 feet by 2 AM
Sunday. The river is forecast to fall below flood stage after 2 AM
Tuesday.
* Impact...At 1228 feet...Moderate flood stage. Three feet of water
are spilling over and there is widespread flooding downstream
between Hinckley and Herkimer.
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Fld   Observed              Forecast
2 pm    8 pm   2 am    8 am   2 pm
Location        Stg   Stg  Day  Time      Sat    Sat     Sun    Sun     Sun
West Canada Cr
Hinckley      1227.0 1227.4 Sat 12 PM 1227.7 1228.5 1228.7  1228.5  1228.2
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