Category Archives: Weather

Severe Weather Forecast for this Afternoon

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch from 2 p.m. today through Friday morning. Strong thunderstorms are headed toward western and central Vermont  have the potential to produce 1 to 2 inches of rain in a short amount of time. … Continue reading

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More Rain is on it’s Way

The National Weather Service has put Vermont under a flood watch again, as storms beginning Tuesday are forecast to drop between one and two inches of rain in Northern Vermont.  These storms are expected to bring a steady rain that may be … Continue reading

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Lake Champlain Water Level Beginning to Go Down

The record-setting water level on Lake Champlain has started to go down- slightly. The United States Geological Survey (USGS) water-level gauge at the ECHO Center at the Burlington Waterfront, indicates the water level has begun to drop. The water level rose nearly 2 … Continue reading

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Lake Champlain has Never Been Higher

Lake Champlain has reached a new high water mark- 102.02 feet at the U.S. Geological Survey monitoring site near the ECHO Center Thursday morning the Burlington Free Press reports. The new mark eclipses the previous record of 101.86 feet set April … Continue reading

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Chittenden County Flooding

I went to check out some of the local flooding this morning, and made my way to North Williston Road in Essex Town- a notorious place where the Winooski will usually flood in situations like this. The road connects Vt. Route … Continue reading

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Wild Storm Causes Flooding, Road Closures

It was quite the light show here in the Champlain Valley last night. A strong Thunderstorm with sky to ground lightning and torrid downpours hung around the area for hours. The effects are being felt today as multiple roads and … Continue reading

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Widespread Flooding

The majority of counties in Vermont are still under a flood warning today as rivers remain above flood stage. The Burlington Free Press reports that the rain today will not make the flooding any worse around Vermont, but it will … Continue reading

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