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WGUS41 KBTV 211406  
FLWBTV  
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT  
1006 AM EDT FRI APR 21 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BURLINGTON HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING 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-VTC001-007-011-013-021-221406-  
/O.NEW.KBTV.FL.W.0012.170421T1636Z-170422T1637Z/  
/ROUN6.1.ER.170421T1636Z.170421T1917Z.170421T2237Z.NO/  
1006 AM EDT FRI APR 21 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BURLINGTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN AT ROUSES POINT.  
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 9:00 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 99.9 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 100.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 100.1 FEET BY LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL  
FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY FRIDAY EVENING.  
* 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. WATER WILL THREATEN THE BURLINGTON WATERFRONT AT  
PERKINS PIER AND THE KING STREET FERRY DOCK.  
 

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

 
 
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