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Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 11:23 AM EDT Sep. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Windham County in northern Connecticut...
northeastern Tolland County in northern Connecticut...
southeastern Worcester County in central Massachusetts...
Norfolk County in eastern Massachusetts...
southern Suffolk County in eastern Massachusetts...
south central Middlesex County in northeastern Massachusetts...
northern Plymouth County in southeastern Massachusetts...
northwestern Bristol County in southeastern Massachusetts...
Providence County in Rhode Island...

* until 315 PM EDT.

* At 1120 am EDT Doppler radar indicated showers and thunderstorms
producing very heavy rain within the warned area. Flash flooding
is expected to begin shortly.

* As of 1120 am, the heaviest rainfall extended from extreme
northeast Connecticut into far northwest Rhode Island,
northeastward into the Boston corridor. Rainfall rates in this
area were as high as 2 to 5 inches per hour. This band may shift
to the south over the next couple of hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Boston, Brockton, Quincy, Pawtucket, Taunton, Weymouth, Woonsocket,
Braintree, Cumberland, Randolph, North Providence, Franklin,
Johnston, North Attleborough, Norwood, Milford, Milton, Stoughton,
Bridgewater and Windham.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding will occur quickly, and
could be life threatening for those who try to drive through flooded
roads or underpasses. Find alternate routes. Those near small streams
need to get to higher ground immediately.


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