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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1200 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
CONNECTICUT...

  CONNECTICUT RIVER AT MIDDLE HADDAM AFFECTING MIDDLESEX COUNTY
  CONNECTICUT RIVER AT HARTFORD AFFECTING HARTFORD AND MIDDLESEX
  COUNTIES

DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY. RIVER LEVELS WILL
REMAIN NEARLY STEADY OR SLOWLY FALL ACROSS AREA WATERWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...A FLOOD STATEMENT PROVIDING THE LATEST INFORMATION
IN THIS FLOOD EVENT WILL BE ISSUED WITHIN THE NEXT 8 HOURS...OR
EARLIER IF NEEDED.

SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT ALLOW CHILDREN TO PLAY NEAR SWOLLEN
RIVERS...STREAMS OR CULVERTS.  SWIFTLY MOVING WATER CAN POSE AN
IMMINENT THREAT TO LIFE.

&&

CTC003-007-210359-
/O.EXT.KBOX.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-140421T1800Z/
/HFDC3.1.ER.140413T1225Z.140420T0901Z.140421T1200Z.NO/
1200 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE CONNECTICUT RIVER AT HARTFORD.
* UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 11:31 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 18.4 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  TOMORROW MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 18.0 FEET...FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS BELOW HARTFORD
  IS EXPECTED...ESPECIALLY IN AREAS THAT ARE OUTSIDE OF LEVEE
  PROTECTION. FLOODING ALSO AFFECTS LOW LYING AREAS UPSTREAM OF
  HARTFORD...INCLUDING A PORTION OF WINDSOR WHERE THE FARMINGTON
  RIVER EMPTIES INTO THE CONNECTICUT RIVER. FURTHER DOWNSTREAM
  FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN LOW LYING SECTIONS ALONG THE CONNECTICUT
  RIVER FROM WETHERSFIELD AND GLASTONBURY DOWNSTREAM THROUGH
  CROMWELL...MIDDLETOWN AND PORTLAND. BOATING INTERESTS SHOULD
  PREPARE FOR SWIFT RIVER FLOWS.

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1200 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
CONNECTICUT...

  CONNECTICUT RIVER AT MIDDLE HADDAM AFFECTING MIDDLESEX COUNTY
  CONNECTICUT RIVER AT HARTFORD AFFECTING HARTFORD AND MIDDLESEX
  COUNTIES

DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY. RIVER LEVELS WILL
REMAIN NEARLY STEADY OR SLOWLY FALL ACROSS AREA WATERWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...A FLOOD STATEMENT PROVIDING THE LATEST INFORMATION
IN THIS FLOOD EVENT WILL BE ISSUED WITHIN THE NEXT 8 HOURS...OR
EARLIER IF NEEDED.

SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT ALLOW CHILDREN TO PLAY NEAR SWOLLEN
RIVERS...STREAMS OR CULVERTS.  SWIFTLY MOVING WATER CAN POSE AN
IMMINENT THREAT TO LIFE.

&&

CTC007-210400-
/O.EXT.KBOX.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-140422T1600Z/
/MHDC3.1.ER.140413T2242Z.140418T0830Z.140422T1000Z.UU/
1200 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE CONNECTICUT RIVER AT MIDDLE HADDAM.
* UNTIL TUESDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:45 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  TUESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 9.5 FEET...FLOODING CLOSES MOST OF MEADOW ROAD...ROUTE
  17 A...IN THE GILDERSLEEVE SECTION OF PORTLAND. FLOODING IMPACTS
  THE MIDDLETOWN MARINA AND MEADOW FARMS. IN CROMWELL...PORTIONS OF
  RIVER ROAD WILL BE CLOSED. IN ROCKY HILL...PARTS OF MEADOW ROAD
  WILL BE IMPASSABLE FOR A TIME. FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG THE RIVER
  SOUTHWARD THROUGH ESSEX.

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
1045 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW
YORK...VERMONT...
  LAKE CHAMPLAIN AT ROUSES POINT

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.

&&

NYC019-031-115-VTC001-007-011-013-021-211545-
/O.CON.KBTV.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ROUN6.1.ER.140417T0530Z.140418T1515Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1045 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN AT ROUSES POINT.
* AT 10:00 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 100.4 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 100.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 100.4 FEET
* IMPACT...AT 100.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO ENTER SOME LAKE FRONT
  PROPERTIES.  WATER ALSO BEGINS TO THREATEN LOW LYING ROADS...
  PIERS...AND DOCKS.  WAVE ACTION CAN COMPOUND FLOODING ON WINDWARD
  FACING SHORELINES.

&&

LAT...LON 4501 7347 4501 7306 4361 7328 4360 7348


$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
310 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

NHZ003>010-013-211915-
NORTHERN GRAFTON-NORTHERN CARROLL-SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SOUTHERN CARROLL-
SULLIVAN-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-
310 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NEW
HAMPSHIRE...NORTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE AND SOUTHEASTERN NEW HAMPSHIRE.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES IN THE UPPER 20S WITH SOUTH WINDS OF 10
TO 15 MPH ON MONDAY AFTERNOON WILL BE SUPPORTIVE OF FIRE SPREAD.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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