Stratford News Warm temperatures and rain not expected to cause flooding SHARE ON: Patrick Grapes, staff Thursday, Jan. 9th, 2014 It’s a tale of two kinds of weather this week in Stratford. Forecasts for the weekend are calling for rain with the temperatures rising to as high as six degrees. However, the Upper Thames River Conservation Authority says flooding isn’t a concern. Eleanor Heagy is the Communication Specialist with the UTRCA. She tells us why they aren’t concerned: //cjcsradio.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/heagyone.mp3There is one thing they are worried about though. Heagy tells us what that is: //cjcsradio.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/heagytwo.mp3 The UTRCA says even small increases in water levels will make ice unstable. They’re advising people to keep their children and pets away from watercourses.