802  
WGUS51 KBTV 211723  
FFWBTV  
NYC033-212315-  
/O.NEW.KBTV.FF.W.0001.180221T1723Z-180221T2315Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT  
1223 PM EST WED FEB 21 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BURLINGTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTH CENTRAL FRANKLIN COUNTY IN NORTHERN NEW YORK...  
 
* UNTIL 615 PM EST  
 
* AT 1216 PM EST, EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED FLOODING  
DUE TO A COMBINATION OF ICE JAMS, HEAVY RAIN, AND SNOW MELT IN THE  
FORT CONVINGTON AREA. EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT IS ACTIVELY PERFORMING  
WATER RESCUES BETWEEN FORT CONVINGTON AND CONSTABLE. ROUTE 3, 4,  
AND 43 ARE BEING IMPACTED DUE TO FLOODING AND THE BRIDGE ON ROUTE  
19 IS AS WELL. FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING WITH MORE WATER  
EXPECTED TO MOVE DOWN STREAM CAUSING RISES ALONG THE LITTLE SALMON  
RIVER.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
FORT COVINGTON, CONSTABLE, WESTVILLE CENTER AND FORT COVINGTON  
CENTER.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
RIVER LEVELS MAY FLUCUATE RAPIDLY DUE TO ICE WITH LITTLE OR NO  
WARNING. RESIDENTS IN LOW LYING FLOOD PRONE AREAS SHOULD REMAIN  
ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOODING DUE TO ICE JAMS. ICE JAM FLOODING CAN BE  
VERY LOCALIZED AND NOT AFFECT ALL LOCATIONS ALONG THE RIVER AS IN A  
TYPICAL RIVER FLOOD.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4499 7434 4499 7423 4492 7425 4488 7437  
4494 7447 4494 7453 4497 7456 4500 7453  
 

 
 
DEAL  
 
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