364  
WGUS41 KBTV 071652  
FLWBTV  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT  
1252 PM EDT MON MAY 7 2018  
 
NYC031-033-081645-  
/O.NEW.KBTV.FA.W.0035.180507T1652Z-180508T1645Z/  
/00000.0.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
FRANKLIN NY-ESSEX NY-  
1252 PM EDT MON MAY 7 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BURLINGTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN FRANKLIN COUNTY IN NORTHERN NEW YORK...  
NORTHWESTERN ESSEX COUNTY IN NORTHERN NEW YORK...  
 
* UNTIL 1245 PM EDT TUESDAY  
 
* AT 1245 PM EDT MONDAY, EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS REPORT  
ONGOING FLOODING IN THE VILLAGE OF SARANAC LAKE WITH SEVERAL HOMES  
AND BUSINESSES BEING AFFECTED BY HIGH WATER. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL  
IS NOT EXPECTED IN THE AREA UNTIL THURSDAY, BUT UPSTREAM WATER  
RELEASES AT DAMS ALONG THE SARANAC RIVER ARE EXPECTED TO KEEP  
WATER LEVELS ABOUT STEADY THROUGH MID-DAY TUESDAY.  
 
WATER LEVELS ON LAKE FLOWER ARE VERY HIGH, AND FLOODING IS OCCURRING  
DOWNSTREAM THROUGH SARANAC LAKE VILLAGE AND ALONG THE SARANAC RIVER.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4422 7433 4425 7436 4429 7437 4432 7435  
4436 7433 4440 7424 4436 7421 4435 7415  
4441 7411 4444 7398 4444 7395 4432 7401  
4425 7412 4423 7423  
 

 
 
BANACOS  
 
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