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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
942 PM EDT FRI APR 18 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-VTC001-007-011-013-021-200242-
/O.CON.KBTV.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ROUN6.1.ER.140417T0530Z.140418T1515Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
942 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN AT ROUSES POINT.
* AT  9:00 PM FRIDAY 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


$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
925 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW
YORK...

  BLACK RIVER AT WATERTOWN


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...NEVER DRIVE YOUR CAR THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS. THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS.  TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN!

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER LOCAL MEDIA FOR FURTHER
DETAILS AND UPDATES.


&&

NYC045-049-190725-
/O.CON.KBUF.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-140419T1424Z/
/ARTN6.2.ER.140414T0437Z.140417T1015Z.140419T0824Z.NO/
925 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE BLACK RIVER AT WATERTOWN
* UNTIL SATURDAY MORNING.
* AT 8 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.9 FEET AND FALLING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL...AND IS EXPECTED TO
  DROP BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...FLOOD STAGE...AGRICULTURAL AREAS AND
  ADJACENT ROADWAYS FLOODED. MINOR DAMAGES TO RIVERFRONT COMMERCIAL
  PROPERTIES. SOME ROAD CLOSURES IN LEWIS COUNTY...ESPECIALLY EAST
  MARTINSBURG RD.

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
900 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

NYC113-191300-
/O.CON.KALY.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/RVRN6.3.SM.140413T2300Z.140417T0846Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
900 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SCHROON RIVER AT RIVERBANK.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 8 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF NEAR 8 FEET BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 9.0 FEET...MAJOR FLOOD STAGE. THERE IS 1 TO 2 FEET OF
  WATER IN HOMES AND VACATION PROPERTIES NEAR WARRENSBURG.  SECTIONS
  OF THE HIGHWAY ARE FLOODED ALONG THE RIGHT BANK OF RIVER MOSTLY
  UPSTREAM OF GAGE.

&&

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

SCHROON RIVER
  RIVERBANK     7.0    8.9 FRI 09 PM   8.8   8.7   8.5   8.4   8.2

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
505 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

NYZ007-190915-
JEFFERSON-
505 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NEW YORK.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SIGNIFICANT FLOODING ALONG THE BLACK RIVER WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

THIS PRODUCT...ALONG WITH OTHER WATCHES...WARNINGS...ADVISORIES...
AND STATEMENTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
BUFFALO CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUF

$$

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