Active Weather Alerts
Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 5:55 PM May. 22, 2022 – National Weather Service
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 261 IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN NEW YORK THIS WATCH INCLUDES 16 COUNTIES IN CENTRAL NEW YORK BROOME CHEMUNG CHENANGO CORTLAND DELAWARE MADISON ONEIDA ONONDAGA OTSEGO SCHUYLER SENECA STEUBEN SULLIVAN TIOGA TOMPKINS YATES IN PENNSYLVANIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 7 COUNTIES IN NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA BRADFORD LACKAWANNA LUZERNE PIKE SUSQUEHANNA WAYNE WYOMING THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF BINGHAMTON, CORNING, CORTLAND, DELHI, ELMIRA, HALLSTEAD, HAMILTON, HAWLEY, HAZLETON, HONESDALE, HORNELL, ITHACA, MILFORD, MONTICELLO, MONTROSE, NORWICH, ONEIDA, ONEONTA, OWEGO, PENN YAN, ROME, SAYRE, SCRANTON, SENECA FALLS, SYRACUSE, TOWANDA, TUNKHANNOCK, UTICA, WALTON, WATKINS GLEN, WAVERLY, AND WILKES-BARRE.
Special Weather Statement
Issued: 6:56 PM May. 22, 2022 – National Weather Service
...A strong thunderstorm will impact portions of southwestern Broome, southeastern Tioga, northwestern Susquehanna and northeastern Bradford Counties through 330 PM EDT... At 255 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Windham, or 10 miles south of Owego, moving northeast at 40 mph. HAZARD...Wind gusts up to 40 mph and half inch hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor damage to outdoor objects is possible. Locations impacted include... Vestal, Endicott, Orwell, Windham, Rome, Little Meadows, Friendsville, Apalachin, Warren Center and Tioga Terrace. This includes the following highway exits... Interstate 86/Route 17 between 65 and 68. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 900 PM EDT for central New York...and northeastern Pennsylvania. && MAX HAIL SIZE...0.50 IN; MAX WIND GUST...40 MPH