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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1211 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014


...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
CONNECTICUT...
  CONNECTICUT RIVER AT MIDDLE HADDAM AFFECTING MIDDLESEX COUNTY
  CONNECTICUT RIVER AT HARTFORD AFFECTING HARTFORD AND MIDDLESEX
  COUNTIES

DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THIS WEEKEND. THIS WILL ALLOW WATER LEVELS
ON AREA WATERWAYS TO CONTINUE TO FALL.

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.

&&

CTC003-007-200411-
/O.CON.KBOX.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-140422T0200Z/
/HFDC3.1.ER.140413T1225Z.140418T0846Z.140421T2000Z.NO/
1211 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE CONNECTICUT RIVER AT HARTFORD.
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 12:01 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.2 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 19.3 FEET BY THIS
  AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE MONDAY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 19.0 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 CLOSES MOST OF MEADOW ROAD...ROUTE 17 A...IN PORTLAND.
  FLOODING IMPACTS THE MIDDLETOWN MARINA AND MEADOW FARMS. IN
  CROMWELL...PORTIONS OF RIVER ROAD WILL BE CLOSED. FLOODING
  CONTINUES ALONG THE RIVER THROUGH ESSEX.

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1211 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014


...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
CONNECTICUT...
  CONNECTICUT RIVER AT MIDDLE HADDAM AFFECTING MIDDLESEX COUNTY
  CONNECTICUT RIVER AT HARTFORD AFFECTING HARTFORD AND MIDDLESEX
  COUNTIES

DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THIS WEEKEND. THIS WILL ALLOW WATER LEVELS
ON AREA WATERWAYS TO CONTINUE TO FALL.

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.

&&

CTC007-200411-
/O.CON.KBOX.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MHDC3.1.ER.140413T2242Z.140418T0830Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
1211 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE CONNECTICUT RIVER AT MIDDLE HADDAM.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 11:45 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 9.3 FEET
  BY TOMORROW 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
1043 AM EDT SAT APR 19 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-VTC001-007-011-013-021-201543-
/O.CON.KBTV.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ROUN6.1.ER.140417T0530Z.140418T1515Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1043 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN AT ROUSES POINT.
* AT 10:00 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 100.4 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 100.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN LAKE LEVEL HAS RISEN TO NEAR
  100.4 FEET AS OF THIS MORNING AND WILL REMAIN NEAR THIS STAGE
  THROUGH THE WEEKEND.
* 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


$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
1042 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

NYC113-200242-
/O.EXT.KALY.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-140422T0000Z/
/RVRN6.3.SM.140413T2300Z.140417T0846Z.140421T1800Z.NO/
1042 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MONDAY EVENING...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SCHROON RIVER AT RIVERBANK.
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING.
* AT 10 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.4 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE
  AFTER  2 PM MONDAY.
* IMPACT...AT 8.5 FEET...MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.

&&

                  FLD   OBSERVED              FORECAST
                                      2 PM  8 PM  2 AM  8 AM  2 PM
LOCATION        STG   STG  DAY  TIME   SAT   SAT   SUN   SUN   SUN

SCHROON RIVER
  RIVERBANK     7.0    8.4 SAT 10 AM   8.3   8.2   8.0   7.8   7.6

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
1033 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

PAZ038>040-043-044-047-048-072-192200-
BRADFORD-SUSQUEHANNA-NORTHERN WAYNE-WYOMING-LACKAWANNA-LUZERNE-
PIKE-SOUTHERN WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOWANDA...SAYRE...MONTROSE...
TUNKHANNOCK...SCRANTON...WILKES-BARRE...HAZLETON...MILFORD...
HONESDALE
1033 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...ENHANCED RISK OF FIRE SPREAD THIS AFTERNOON...

NORTHWEST WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH OR MORE ARE
EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON IN NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA. THE WINDS
COMBINED WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL LEAD
TO THE POTENTIAL FOR ANY OUTDOOR FIRES TO RAPIDLY SPREAD OUT OF
CONTROL.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT WILDFIRE DANGER, BURN RESTRICTIONS, AND
WILDFIRE PREVENTION AND EDUCATION, PLEASE VISIT YOUR STATE FORESTRY
OR ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION WEBSITE.

$$

PN

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
342 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

CTZ005>012-NJZ002-004-006-103>108-NYZ067>075-078>081-176>179-
192200-
NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-
NORTHERN NEW LONDON-SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-
SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-WESTERN PASSAIC-
EASTERN PASSAIC-HUDSON-WESTERN BERGEN-EASTERN BERGEN-
WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-EASTERN UNION-ORANGE-
PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHERN QUEENS-
NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
342 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...ENHANCED RISK OF FIRE SPREAD TODAY...

THE COMBINATION OF LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY LEVELS AND INCREASING
NORTHERLY FLOW TODAY WILL RESULT IN CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR THE
RAPID SPREAD OF BRUSH FIRES.

RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE LOWEST THIS AFTERNOON...DROPPING INTO
THE 20S ACROSS THE AREA. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT THIS MORNING...
INCREASING THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 TO 15 MPH WITH 20 TO 25 MPH GUSTS.

THE RISK WILL DIMINISH BY THIS EVENING AS RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
INCREASE AND THE WINDS BEGIN TO DIMINISH.

IF YOU SPOT A FIRE OR SMOKE PLUME...PLEASE REPORT IT TO THE
AUTHORITIES IMMEDIATELY.


$$

MPS


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
312 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

MEZ018-023-NHZ005>010-013-014-200715-
INTERIOR YORK-COASTAL YORK-SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SOUTHERN CARROLL-
SULLIVAN-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
312 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A DRY AND BREEZY AFTERNOON WILL CREATE BORDERLINE DANGEROUS
BURNING CONDITIONS TODAY. WHILE CONDITIONS LOOK AS THROUGH THEY
WILL REMAIN JUST BELOW RED FLAG CRITERIA...ANY FIRES COULD BE
DIFFICULT TO CONTROL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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