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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
1127 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN VERMONT...

  OTTER CREEK AT CENTER RUTLAND

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.

&&

VTC021-271200-
/O.EXT.KBTV.FL.W.0020.141226T1626Z-141227T1200Z/
/CENV1.1.ER.141226T1430Z.141226T1800Z.141227T0600Z.NO/
1127 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE OTTER CREEK AT CENTER RUTLAND.
* UNTIL SATURDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:45 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.1 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 8.2 FEET BY
  FRIDAY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AFTER
  MIDNIGHT SATURDAY.
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...LOW LYING PORTIONS OF SOUTH CREEK ROAD WILL
  FLOOD IN CLARENDON BETWEEN WALKER MOUNTAIN ROAD AND WALLINGFORD. 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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