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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 10:08 PM EST Feb. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Burlington has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
southern Caledonia County in northeastern Vermont... Orange County
in central Vermont...

* until 400 am EST

* at 1001 PM EST, emergency management officials reported flooding
associated with ice jams across Orange and southern Caledonia
County. Route 5 in Ryegate, Route 110 in Tunbridge on the 1st
branch of the White River, Route 244 in West Fairlee, and Route 25
along the Waits River all had water and ice covering the roadways,
forcing their closure.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Chelsea, Orange, Randolph, Williamstown, Bradford, Corinth,
Brookfield, Tunbridge, Topsham, Strafford, Washington, Groton,
Fairlee, Vershire, Newbury, Braintree Hill, Thetford Hill State
Park, Corinth Corners, Topsham Four Corners and Thetford Center.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. Ice jams are very unpredictable and can cause
rapid rises in water levels as they form and release. Be prepared
for rapidly changing conditions if you are traveling tonight.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 4:13 PM EST Feb. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* all of northern New York and central and northern Vermont.

* Through Sunday evening

* minor to locally moderate flooding is possible due to the
combination of rapid snow melt and rainfall amounts between a
half and one inch. Ice jam flooding is most possible on rivers
in northeast New York and in northern Vermont, mainly north of
Route 15. Open water flooding is possible area wide.

* Rivers will rise overnight, with most rivers cresting after
midnight through mid day Sunday. Minor to moderate flooding is
most likely, with inundation of low lying fields and roads near
rivers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Hanson


Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 4:13 PM EST Feb. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* all of northern New York and central and northern Vermont.

* Through Sunday evening

* minor to locally moderate flooding is possible due to the
combination of rapid snow melt and rainfall amounts between a
half and one inch. Ice jam flooding is most possible on rivers
in northeast New York and in northern Vermont, mainly north of
Route 15. Open water flooding is possible area wide.

* Rivers will rise overnight, with most rivers cresting after
midnight through mid day Sunday. Minor to moderate flooding is
most likely, with inundation of low lying fields and roads near
rivers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Hanson