Western Rensselaer Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 10:54 PM EDT on April 16, 2014

...Flood Warning now in effect until Thursday afternoon...

the Flood Warning continues for the Hudson River at Troy. * Untilthursday afternoon. * At 10 PM Wednesday the stage was 21.8 feet. * Flood stage is 21.5 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * The river is forecast to continue to fall to below flood stage after 6 am Thursday. * Impact...at 21.5 feet...minor flood stage. Water floods onto the Mohawk wharf in Village of Waterford.

Fld observed forecast 8 PM 2 am 8 am 2 PM 8 PM location stg stg day time Wed Thu Thu Thu Thu

Hudson River Troy 21.5 21.8 Wed 10 PM 20.4 20.1 19.9 19.6 19.2

Record Report
Statement as of 4:35 PM EDT on April 16, 2014

...A second consecutive daily wind gust record at Albany New York...

On Tuesday...April 15th 2014...the peak wind gust recorded for the day at Albany international Airport was 38 mph /from the west/. This tied the existing record for the date of 38 mph /from the northwest/...set in 1995.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 11:09 PM EDT on April 16, 2014

...Public information statement...

The National Weather Service in Albany is pleased to announce the Spring 2014 basic Skywarn spotter training sessions.

In Lake Pleasant New York...on April 21...at 700 PM.

In Kingston New York...on April 22...at 700 PM.

In Bennington Vermont...on April 23...at 700 PM.

In Ballston Spa New York...on may 3...at 1000 am.

In Niskayuna New York...on may 5...at 700 PM.

In Fort Edward New York...on may 6...at 700 PM.

In Pittsfield Massachusetts...on may 7...at 700 PM.

In Cobleskill New York...on may 12...at 700 PM.

In Poughkeepsie New York...on may 13...at 700 PM.

In Churchtown New York...on may 19...at 700 PM.

In Wilmington Vermont...on may 20...at 600 PM.

In Warren Connecticut...on may 21...at 700 PM.

And finally an advanced session will be offered via a webinar on may 22...at 700 PM.

Pre registration is required for all Skywarn spotter training sessions. Pre registration is only available via the internet. To Register by internet go to www.Weather.Gov. Then click on eastern New York...and look for the link to Skywarn spotter training. If you do not have internet access...you may be able to Register via the internet at your local Library.