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Flood Warning Extended for Parts of Chenango County

At 9:58 Friday morning, the National Weather Service in Binghamton has extended the flash flood warning for Northeastern Chenango County throughout the weekend.

In Sherburne, flash flooding closed several roads and led to voluntary evacuations of neighborhoods.

North Main Street in the Village of Sherburne is closed until further notice.

State Highway 8 has reopened.

Blanding Road in Sherburne and Tracy Road in North Norwich are also closed.

Chenango County officials are urging motorists to not drive around barricades or cones.

Officials posted on its City of Norwich/Chenango County Operations Center Facebook page reporting that two people tried to bypass barricades and their vehicles floated down the road.

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