Friday: Floods Close 18 Roads In Lewis County
The Lewis County Sheriff's Office has closed 18 roads due to flooding.
As of 2:30 p.m. Friday, the closed roads were:
Lyons Falls Road from Laura Street to Burdicks Crossing Road reopened Friday afternoon.
Highmarket Road at Fisk Creek Road, West Turin, Greig Road at Pine Grove Road and Lyons Falls Road at River Road were reopened late Thursday afternoon.
Meanwhile, the National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for the Black River at Boonville and Watertown until this evening.
The river was expected to crest above flood stage at 10.1 feet by Thursday evening.
A flood warning was also issued for the Beaver River in Lewis County until 2:30 p.m. Friday.
Thursday, September 18, 2014, Watertown, NY
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