Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Caledonia; Eastern Addison; Eastern Chittenden; Eastern Franklin; Eastern Rutland; Essex; Grand Isle; Lamoille; Orange; Orleans; Washington; Western Addison; Western Chittenden; Western Franklin; Western Rutland; Windsor

NWS Burlington (Northern Vermont and New York)

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING... The Flood Watch continues for

* All of central and northern Vermont as well as portions of northern New York.

* From late tonight through Wednesday evening.

* Near record warmth combined with periods of rainfall will lead to rapid snow melt and river ice breakup, which will increase the threat for minor to moderate flooding across the region Tuesday and Wednesday.

* Areas where ice jams remain in place from the mid-January thaw will be the most susceptible to flooding.

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.


Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Eastern Clinton; Eastern Essex; Northern Franklin; Northern St. Lawrence; Southeastern St. Lawrence; Southern Franklin; Southwestern St. Lawrence; Western Clinton; Western Essex

NWS Burlington (Northern Vermont and New York)

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING... The Flood Watch continues for

* All of central and northern Vermont as well as portions of northern New York.

* From late tonight through Wednesday evening.

* Near record warmth combined with periods of rainfall will lead to rapid snow melt and river ice breakup, which will increase the threat for minor to moderate flooding across the region Tuesday and Wednesday.

* Areas where ice jams remain in place from the mid-January thaw will be the most susceptible to flooding.

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.