Weather Alerts for Eastern Rutland County

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
EASTERN RUTLAND COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Addison - Chittenden - Franklin - Grand Isle - Rutland
Effective: Thu, 5/23 11:22am Updated: Thu, 5/23 12:58pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 5/24 12:21pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning continues for Lake Champlain...
Affecting the Lake Champlain shoreline counties in New York...
Clinton...Essex...Washington and in Vermont...Addison...
Chittenden...Franklin...GrandIsle...Rutland
The Flood Warning continues for
The Lake Champlain At Rouses Point.
* At 11:00 AM Thursday the stage was 100.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 100.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The lake level will remain near 100.2 feet
* 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.
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Information:
Persons with interests in flood prone areas along Lake Champlain
should take action to protect their property. The combination of wind
and wave action will enhance flood effects on windward facing shores,
and may cause additional damage to shoreline roads and low lying
areas.