Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Burlington, VT

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Burlington VT
914 AM EDT MON JUL 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Burlington has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Central St. Lawrence County in northern New York...

* Until 1215 PM EDT

* At 908 AM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated 2
  to 5 inches of heavy rain has fallen across the warned area. Dept
  of highway reports water flowing over Pestle Road in the town of
  Russell with additional flash flooding expected across portions of
  Saint Lawrence County.

* Hammond mesonet site reports 5.44 inches has already this morning.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Gouverneur, Canton, De Kalb, Colton, Rensselaer Falls, Degrasse,
  Edwardsville, Hermon, Heuvelton, Carry Falls Reservoir, Richville,
  Hammond, Cranberry Lake, Morristown, Pierrepont, Russell, Fine, De
  Peyster, Rossie and Stark.

Additional rainfall amounts of up to 1 inch are possible in the
warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

&&

LAT...LON 4441 7579 4442 7579 4442 7581 4443 7577
      4444 7579 4445 7577 4445 7578 4447 7577
      4447 7579 4451 7575 4468 7552 4463 7520
      4451 7468 4436 7466 4420 7480 4420 7499
      4430 7537 4424 7549 4440 7584

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