...Lakeshore Flood Warning remains in effect from 1 am to 4 PM EST Thursday...
* locations...Jefferson County shore of Lake Ontario and the Saint Lawrence River.
* Lake Shore flooding...strong southwest winds will result in water levels rising several feet at the northeast end of Lake Ontario. This has the potential to result in Lakeshore flooding.
* Timing...overnight tonight through late Thursday afternoon.
* Impacts...high water levels combined with significant wave action may produce flooding along portions of the Lake Ontario and Saint Lawrence River shores. Flooding is most likely in bays and inlets...especially in Chaumont Bay. Flooding is also possible along the Saint Lawrence River from Cape Vincent downstream through the Thousand Islands region...especially on the low lying islands.
A Lakeshore Flood Warning means Lakeshore flooding is occurring... is imminent... or is expected to occur. People in the warning area should take immediate action to protect life and property. Listen to local radio...television...or NOAA Weather Radio for further information.