Southwestern St. Lawrence Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Areal Flood Warning
Statement as of 02:37 PM EDT die 16o April, anno 2014

The National Weather Service in Burlington has extended the

* Flood Warning for... St. Lawrence County in northern New York

* until 245 PM EDT Thursday

* at 232 PM EDT flooding was reported...with several Road closures throughout the County.

Locations in the warning include but are not limited to Canton... Massena...Ogdensburg...Brasher Falls...Pope Mills...Madrid and Potsdam.

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.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not go on...in...or near rivers and streams. The high water levels and fast flows can create deadly consequences for persons who venture too close and become caught in floodwaters by accident...or intentionally try to swim or boat on flooded waterways. When you put yourself in harms way the life you risk is not only your own...you also risk the lives of Rescue personnel.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or has been reported.

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Record Report
Statement as of 01:29 am EDT on April 16, 2014

...Record daily maximum rainfall set at St. Johnsbury VT...

a record rainfall of 1.63 inches was set at St. Johnsbury VT yesterday. This breaks the old record of 0.83 set in 1909.