weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

One product issued by NWS for:
Share |


Flood Warning

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
237 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

NYC033-089-171845-
/O.EXT.KBTV.FA.W.0009.000000T0000Z-140417T1845Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
237 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BURLINGTON HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY IN NORTHERN NEW YORK

* UNTIL 245 PM EDT THURSDAY

* AT 232 PM EDT FLOODING WAS REPORTED...WITH SEVERAL ROAD CLOSURES
  THROUGHOUT THE COUNTY.

LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO CANTON...
MASSENA...OGDENSBURG...BRASHER FALLS...POPE MILLS...MADRID AND
POTSDAM.

IF YOU ENCOUNTER FLOODING...SEEK HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY. WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY PLEASE REPORT ANY FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE...1 800 8 6 3 4 2 7 9...OR BY SUBMITTING
A STORM REPORT AT WEATHER.GOV/BURLINGTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT GO ON...IN...OR NEAR RIVERS AND STREAMS. THE HIGH WATER LEVELS
AND FAST FLOWS CAN CREATE DEADLY CONSEQUENCES FOR PERSONS WHO VENTURE
TOO CLOSE AND BECOME CAUGHT IN FLOODWATERS BY ACCIDENT...OR
INTENTIONALLY TRY TO SWIM OR BOAT ON FLOODED WATERWAYS. WHEN YOU PUT
YOURSELF IN HARMS WAY THE LIFE YOU RISK IS NOT ONLY YOUR OWN...YOU
ALSO RISK THE LIVES OF RESCUE PERSONNEL.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.

&&

LAT...LON 4460 7564 4485 7529 4501 7475 4496 7473
      4495 7464 4410 7453 4405 7506 4440 7583

$$

KGM






U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE