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Localized Poor Drainage Flooding Possible Again Today

Yesterday's showers and stormshave left the ground saturated across much of the area. While showers today are notexpected to be as numerous or as widespread as yesterday, rain today may beslow moving and heavy. Areas that experienced flooding yesterday will be at ahigher risk of additional flooding today. Rain should be clearing this evening,with a very pleasant weekend ahead.


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June 26, 1966 - Torrential downpour leads to widespread flooding

Updated: Friday, August 2 2013, 09:17 PM EDT
On this day in our history in 1966, some unusual weather in Saratoga's Congress Park.

A torrential downpour flooding the park ... power shorted out in the Canfield Casino.

3 fire trucks answering the call got stuck in the waist-high water.

The nearby Saratoga tree nursery recorded nearly 4 inches of rain between 5 and 6:15 that night.

A lot of customers without power in talking Greenfield Center, Lake Middleborough, Ballston Spa and Saratoga Springs.June 26, 1966 - Torrential downpour leads to widespread flooding


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