Flood advisories and flash flood warnings in effect for southern sections

      A flash flood warning is in effect for the following counties in central New York:

      --Tompkins until 12:45 p.m.

      --Schuyler until 12:45 p.m.

      --Seneca until 12:45 p.m.

      A flash flood warning means that rapid life-threatening flooding is occurring or will soon begin in your area. You need to take action immediately to protect life and property.

      If your area has a flash flood warning, here is what you should do:

      -- Move to higher ground immediately and get out of the danger area.

      -- Do not attempt to cross swiftly flowing waters.

      -- Do not attempt to cross waters of unknown depth by foot, car, truck, or sports utility vehicle.

      -- It only takes a few inches of swiftly flowing water to carry vehicles away.

      -- If your car stalls in a flooded or low-lying area, abandon it immediately.

      -- Turn around, donâ??t drown. Find an alternative route.

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