Weather Alerts for Southern Oneida County

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning

Areas Affected:
Herkimer - Oneida
Effective: Sun, 4/21 11:10am Updated: Sun, 4/21 4:23pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 4/22 8:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

...Flood Warning now in effect until Monday morning...
The Flood Warning continues for
The West Canada Creek At Hinckley.
* Until Monday morning.
* At 11 AM Sunday the stage was 1227.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 1227 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue to fall to below flood stage
after 2 AM Monday.
* Impact...At 1228 feet...Moderate flood stage. Three feet of water
are spilling over and there is widespread flooding downstream
between Hinckley and Herkimer. At 1227 feet...Minor flood stage.
Two feet of water flowing over the spillway with the river overflowing
its banks downstream.
Fld   Observed              Forecast
2 pm  8 pm  2 am  8 am  2 pm
Location        Stg   Stg  Day  Time   Sun   Sun   Mon   Mon   Mon
West Canada Cr
Hinckley      1227.0 1227.8 Sun 11 AM  1227.7  1227.4  1227.0
1226.7  1226.5