Flood Warning
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1029 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

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PLYMOUTH MA-
1029 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  WEST CENTRAL PLYMOUTH COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...

* UNTIL 1030 AM EDT SATURDAY

* AT 1026 AM EDT...THE TAUNTON RIVER AT BRIDGEWATER CONTINUED TO
  RISE AND IS FORECAST TO CREST DURING SATURDAY AFTERNOON. THIS WILL
  CAUSE PURCHADE BROOK IN MIDDLEBOROUGH TO GO INTO MINOR FLOOD THIS
  AFTERNOON...AND REMAIN IN FLOOD THROUGH AT LEAST SATURDAY.
  RESIDENTS AT THE UPPER END OF THE WOLOSKI PARK SECTION OF
  MIDDLEBOROUGH BECOME ISOLATED IF THE ROAD IS IMPASSABLE.

* THE WATER LEVEL ON PURCHADE BROOK IN WOLOSKI PARK IS EXPECTED TO
  PEAK OUT AT A LEVEL COMPARABLE TO THE HIGH WATER EVENT DURING
  DECEMBER 11 AND 12...2014.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PEOPLE NEAR PURCHADE BROOK SHOULD CONTINUE TO MONITOR WATER LEVELS.
HEED THE ADVICE OF LOCAL OFFICIALS IF ASKED TO EVACUATE THE AREA.
OBEY ANY POSTED ROAD CLOSURES.

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LAT...LON 4198 7090 4193 7085 4189 7095 4194 7101

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