Power outages and flooding in parts of Central New York
Wed, 14 May 2014 09:30:19 GMT —
Heavy storms are causing problems in Yates and Ontario County.
950 were without power Wednesday morning after the storms rolled through.
here are also flooding problems for many in the area, which have forced some evacuations in Penn Yan after t
he storm dumped nearly five inches of rain in four hours.
County officials have set up an emergency shelter at Penn Yan Academy for many residents dealing with flooding concerns.
Emergency management officials in Yates County say several roads in Penn Yan, Milo and Benton are also closed because of flooding.
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