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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
759 AM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in New
York...Vermont...

  East Branch Ausable River At Ausable Forks

  Winooski River At Waterbury

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Vermont...

  Missisquoi River Near North Troy

  Barton River At Coventry

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Vermont...
  Lamoille River At Jeffersonville

  Winooski River At Essex Junction

  Otter Creek At Center Rutland

  Passumpsic River at Passumpsic

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


Safety message...

If you live or travel near streams and rivers seek higher ground
immediately at first signs of rising water. Obey all road closure
signs, they are there for your safety. Do not attempt to drive
through flooded areas, most flood deaths occur in automobiles. Turn
around, don`t drown!

Stay tuned to developments by listening to noaa weather radio, or by
visiting our web site at: weather.gov.

&&

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759 AM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Passumpsic River at Passumpsic.
* At  7:15 AM Sunday the stage was 14.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 17.1 feet by
  Sunday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage late Sunday
  afternoon.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Route 5 floods on both north and south sides
  of Lyndonville, as well as at the Center Street Bridge, with homes
  and businesses along the Passumpsic taking on water. Significant
  flooding occurs on Route 5 and Old Center Road in Saint Johnsbury
  center. Flooding may also occur upstream along the Sleepers river
  in Saint Johnsbury. Flooding will be similar to Irene in 2011.

&&

LAT...LON 4460 7207 4460 7196 4433 7199 4428 7208


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759 AM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Missisquoi River Near North Troy.
* At  7:30 AM Sunday the stage was 9.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  late Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet...Water floods farmlands along the Missisquoi
  River from Lowell to North Troy. Low lying portions of Loop Road
  near Troy and Westfield will flood, as well as portions of River
  Road from Troy to North Troy.

&&

LAT...LON 4501 7245 4501 7230 4472 7241 4476 7254


$$

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759 AM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Lamoille River At Jeffersonville.
* At  7:15 AM Sunday the stage was 450.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 450.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 451.0 feet...Water will cover Route 15 in Cambridge
  Village at the Wrong Way Bridge. Traffic diversions may be
  necessary, and motorists planning to travel route 15 through
  Cambridge should allow extra time to detour around the flooded
  roadway. There will be widespread field flooding from
  Jeffersonville downstream through Fairfax.

&&

LAT...LON 4470 7297 4469 7272 4460 7277 4461 7302


$$

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759 AM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Winooski River At Waterbury.
* At  6:45 AM Sunday the stage was 417.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 419.0 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at  3:21 AM Sunday.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 413.2 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact...At 417.0 feet...The Winooski from Waterbury downstream
  through Richmond will be at bankful. Some minor flooding of low
  lying fields will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 4444 7292 4433 7262 4424 7268 4436 7295


$$

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759 AM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Winooski River At Essex Junction.
* At  7:30 AM Sunday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 12.7 feet by
  Sunday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday
  night.
* Impact...At 12.5 feet...North Williston Road in Essex will begin to
  flood, and motorists should seek an alternate route. Farms in the
  Burlington Intervale will flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4457 7326 4444 7291 4436 7295 4450 7331


$$

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759 AM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Otter Creek At Center Rutland.
* At  7:45 AM Sunday the stage was 8.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  after midnight Monday.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet...In Clarendon, low lying portions of South
  Creek Road will flood between Walker Mountain Road and Wallingford,
  and water will approach Alfrecha Road. In Pittsford, Elm Street and
  Depot Road will be under water. Field flooding will occur along
  Dorr Drive in Rutland, along with lowland flooding upstream to
  Wallingford and downstream to Pittsford.

&&

LAT...LON 4384 7320 4384 7307 4360 7295 4339 7291
      4340 7304 4359 7307

$$

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759 AM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Barton River At Coventry.
* At  7:30 AM Sunday the stage was 9.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 9.4 feet by late
  Sunday morning. The river will fall below flood stage late Monday
  morning.
* Impact...At 8.0 feet...Maple Street and River Road between Orleans
  and Coventry Station will flood. There will be extensive field and
  lowland flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 4490 7226 4490 7217 4483 7216 4478 7207
      4476 7224

$$

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759 AM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The East Branch Ausable River At Ausable Forks.
* At  7:15 AM Sunday the stage was 6.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at  4:46 AM Sunday.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 4.0 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact...At 7.0 feet...Minor flooding can occur in Keene. Water
  begins to overflow onto Hulls Falls Road, Route 73, and Route 9N
  near Marcy Field. High water will impact interests at Alice Falls
  near Keeseville.

&&

LAT...LON 4461 7343 4447 7338 4437 7361 4411 7372
      4413 7391 4449 7378

$$




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