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Do not drive cars through flooded areas. The water depth and road condition may be unsafe. Additional information is available at https://water.weather.gov/ahps2/ Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio... or your local radio and TV stations.

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued February 27 at 2:37PM EST until February 29 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Burlington VT

Heavy rain may fall on a deep primed snowpack leading to the melt increasing. Flows in rivers may increase quickly and reach critical levels. * WHAT...Flooding caused by rain and snowmelt is possible. * WHERE...Portions of northern New York, including the following county, Western Essex and Vermont, including the following counties, Eastern Addison, Eastern Chittenden, Eastern Rutland, Lamoille, Washington, Western Addison, Western Chittenden and Western Rutland. * WHEN...From Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning. * IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Creeks and streams may rise out of their banks. Flooding may occur in poor drainage and urban areas. Low-water crossings may be flooded. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - Rainfall amounts of 0.5 to 1.25 inches, locally higher in thunderstorms, combined with 1 to 2.5 inches of snowmelt from a primed snowpack will lead to elevated risk of river and tributary flooding. The main areas of concern remain the Mad River at Moretown (MOOV1), East Branch of the Ausable at Ausable Forks (ASFN6), and Otter Creek at Center Rutland (CENV1). - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Western Essex; Western Chittenden; Lamoille; Washington; Western Addison; Western Rutland; Eastern Chittenden; Eastern Addison; Eastern Rutland

Wind Advisory

Wind Advisory issued February 27 at 2:14PM EST until February 29 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Burlington VT

* WHAT...Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph expected. * WHERE...Portions of northern New York and central, northeast, northwest, and southern Vermont. * WHEN...From 1 PM Wednesday to 7 AM EST Thursday. * IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

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Area
Northern St. Lawrence; Eastern Clinton; Southeastern St. Lawrence; Eastern Essex; Southwestern St. Lawrence; Grand Isle; Western Franklin; Orleans; Essex; Western Chittenden; Lamoille; Caledonia; Washington; Western Addison; Orange; Western Rutland; Eastern Franklin; Eastern Windsor

High Wind Watch

High Wind Watch issued February 27 at 2:14PM EST until February 29 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Burlington VT

* WHAT...Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph possible. * WHERE...In New York, Northern Franklin, Southern Franklin, Western Clinton, and Western Essex Counties. In Vermont, Eastern Addison, Eastern Chittenden, Eastern Rutland, and Western Windsor Counties. * WHEN...From Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds could blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

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Area
Northern Franklin; Southern Franklin; Western Clinton; Western Essex; Eastern Chittenden; Eastern Addison; Eastern Rutland; Western Windsor

High Wind Watch

High Wind Watch issued February 27 at 9:16AM EST until February 29 at 1:00AM EST by NWS Buffalo NY

* WHAT...West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph possible. * WHERE...Niagara, Orleans, Erie, Genesee, Wyoming, and Chautauqua counties. * WHEN...From late Wednesday morning through late Wednesday night. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds could blow down some trees and power lines. Scattered power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

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Area
Niagara; Orleans; Northern Erie; Genesee; Wyoming; Chautauqua; Southern Erie

High Wind Watch

High Wind Watch issued February 27 at 9:16AM EST until February 29 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Buffalo NY

* WHAT...West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph possible. * WHERE...Monroe, Wayne, Northern Cayuga, Oswego, Jefferson, Lewis, Livingston, and Ontario counties. * WHEN...From Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds could blow down some trees and power lines. Scattered power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

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Area
Monroe; Wayne; Northern Cayuga; Oswego; Jefferson; Lewis; Livingston; Ontario

High Wind Watch

High Wind Watch issued February 27 at 3:26AM EST until February 29 at 4:00PM EST by NWS Albany NY

* WHAT...West to northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 60 mph possible. * WHERE...The Mohawk Valley, Schoharie Valley, Helderbergs, Capital Region, central Taconics and Berkshires. * WHEN...From Wednesday evening through Thursday afternoon. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds could blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The strongest winds will be in the wake of the cold frontal passage Wednesday night when gusts up to 60 mph are possible. Winds of 40 to 50 mph are expected during Thursday.

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Area
Northern Berkshire; Southern Berkshire; Southern Herkimer; Southern Fulton; Montgomery; Schoharie; Western Schenectady; Eastern Schenectady; Southern Saratoga; Western Albany; Eastern Albany; Western Rensselaer; Eastern Rensselaer; Western Greene; Eastern Greene; Western Columbia; Eastern Columbia; Northern Fulton

High Wind Watch

High Wind Watch issued February 27 at 3:20AM EST until February 29 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Binghamton NY

* WHAT...West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 58 mph possible. * WHERE...Northern Oneida, Yates, Seneca, Southern Cayuga, Onondaga, Madison and Southern Oneida counties. * WHEN...From Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds could blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Gusty south to southwest winds will develop ahead of a cold front Wednesday afternoon. The front may be accompanied by sudden stronger wind gusts, with winds shifting to the west in its wake. Winds will remain strong and gusty well into the night, as much colder air also quickly moves into the area.

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Area
Northern Oneida; Yates; Seneca; Southern Cayuga; Onondaga; Madison; Southern Oneida
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