The National Weather Service in Burlington has extended the
* Flood Warning for...
northeastern Chittenden County in northwest Vermont
south central Franklin County in northwest Vermont
LaMoille County in northwest Vermont
* until 1030 am EDT Sunday
* at 1001 PM EDT flooding of roadways... low lying fields... and rural
rivers and creeks continued to be reported. Route 128 near Essex
Center remained closed due to flooding and water was reported
flowing over Route 118 in Belvidere. Additional highways and local
roads may flood... as well as homes and businesses in flood prone
* The LaMoille river at Jeffersonville continues to rise this
evening and will approach flood stage early Sunday morning. Thus
water will begin to approach Route 15 at the wrong way bridge in
Locations in the warning include but are not limited to Essex
Center... Underhill... Jericho... Cambridge... Belvidere.
If you encounter flooding... seek higher ground immediately. When you
can do so safely please report any flooding to the National Weather
Service by calling toll free... 1 800 8 6 3 4 2 7 9... or by submitting
a storm report at weather.Gov/Burlington.
Stay away from flood waters. Move to higher ground if you are
threatened by flooding or are directed by emergency officials. Do not
drive into areas where the water covers the roadway... the Road may be
washed away beneath the water surface... and it only takes a few
inches of flowing water to carry away your vehicle. Most flood deaths
occur in automobiles... make the smart choice... turn around... dont
A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or has been reported.
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