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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
408 PM EST MON NOV 17 2014

MAC005-021-023-RIC001-003-005-007-009-172300-
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PLYMOUTH MA-BRISTOL MA-NORFOLK MA-KENT RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
PROVIDENCE RI-BRISTOL RI-
408 PM EST MON NOV 17 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  PLYMOUTH COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
  BRISTOL COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
  NORFOLK COUNTY IN EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
  KENT COUNTY IN RHODE ISLAND...
  WASHINGTON COUNTY IN RHODE ISLAND...
  NEWPORT COUNTY IN RHODE ISLAND...
  PROVIDENCE COUNTY IN RHODE ISLAND...
  BRISTOL COUNTY IN RHODE ISLAND...

* UNTIL 600 PM EST

* AT 403 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF HEAVY RAIN WHICH
  WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE REGION OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS THAT
  WILL CAUSE MINOR URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.

* EXPECT PONDING OF WATER ALONG AREA ROADWAYS...ESPECIALLY IN POOR-
  DRAINAGE AREAS AND WHERE DRAINS HAVE BECOME LEAF-CLOGGED. SUCH
  POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL OVERFLOW RESULTING IN MINOR FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA.

* RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AROUND HALF AN INCH AN HOUR HAVE BEEN OBSERVED
  ACROSS CONNECTICUT AND LONG ISLAND NEW YORK WITHIN THE LAST HOUR.
  EXPECTING SIMILAR HOURLY RAINFALL AMOUNTS ACROSS THE ADVISED AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
  PROVIDENCE...NEW BEDFORD...BROCKTON...QUINCY...FALL RIVER...
  WARWICK...CRANSTON...PAWTUCKET...PLYMOUTH...TAUNTON...WEYMOUTH...
  EAST PROVIDENCE...WOONSOCKET...AND SURROUNDING AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY IS ISSUED FOR MINOR URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.
DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADS.

&&

LAT...LON 4201 7180 4202 7150 4233 7128 4223 7113
      4224 7077 4226 7077 4199 7063 4201 7071
      4199 7070 4193 7054 4171 7065 4145 7135
      4171 7116 4172 7116 4158 7133 4179 7137
      4179 7138 4148 7136 4131 7188

$$

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