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Make sure you’re prepared for floods

Date: 04/15/2019 | Source: http://kawarthanow.com

It's going to rain. A lot. 

KawarthaNow reported, "As a result of forecast rainfall of 50 to 70 mm forecast over the next seven days (Friday April 12th to Friday April 19th), and in particular the 25 to 40 mm forecast for Sunday, April 14th, significant pooling and ponding in low-lying areas is expected."

There is a flood warning for parts of Kawartha Lakes and areas nearby, so make sure you are prepared! 

If there is a flooded road or path, don't try to power through it. Be smart and stay safe!

Otonabee Conservation issues flood warning for Peterborough and surrounding areas | kawarthaNOW

These low-lying flood-prone areas can expect water levels to hold more or less steady for the time being, but water levels and flows will increase in the near future, especially as a result of increased rate of snowmelt coupled with a seven-day total rainfall forecast of 50 to 70 mm in the Bancroft

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