Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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000 WGUS51 KBOX 190233 FFWBOX MAC013-190430- /O.NEW.KBOX.FF.W.0013.170719T0233Z-170719T0430Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Taunton MA 1033 PM EDT TUE JUL 18 2017 The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... South central Hampden County in western Massachusetts... * Until 1230 AM EDT * At 1032 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Springfield, Enfield, Westfield, Agawam, West Springfield, Longmeadow, East Longmeadow and Southwick. Additional rainfall amounts of one to two inches are possible in the warned area. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. 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. && LAT...LON 4211 7272 4209 7247 4204 7249 4203 7252 4203 7257 4202 7259 4202 7260 4203 7261 4204 7273 $$ DUNTEN

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