231  
WGUS81 KBTV 212051  
FLSBTV  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT  
451 PM EDT FRI APR 21 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATION 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-VTC001-007-011-013-021-212121-  
/O.CAN.KBTV.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-170422T1637Z/  
/ROUN6.1.ER.170421T1415Z.170421T1515Z.170421T1600Z.NO/  
451 PM EDT FRI APR 21 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN AT ROUSES POINT.  
* AT 4:00 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 99.8 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 100.0 FEET.  
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 1:00 PM FRIDAY.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 99.7 FEET BY SATURDAY  
MORNING.  
* 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  
 

 
 
BANACOS  
 
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