Flash Flood Watch
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000 WGUS61 KBOX 072348 FFABOX URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED FLOOD WATCH NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 748 PM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015 ...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ON WEDNESDAY MAY CONTAIN TORRENTIAL RAINFALL POSSIBLY RESULTING IN LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING ESPECIALLY IN URBAN CENTERS... MAZ013-015>022-RIZ001>007-080800- /O.NEW.KBOX.FF.A.0002.150708T1500Z-150709T0000Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA- NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA- SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA- NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI- EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...BOSTON...QUINCY... TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD... MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...FOSTER... SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL... NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...NEWPORT 748 PM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015 ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR ALL OF RHODE ISLAND AND MOST OF SOUTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS. * FROM LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING * SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING OR EARLY AFTERNOON. SOME OF THE THUNDERSTORMS MAY CONTAIN TORRENTIAL RAINFALL CAPABLE OF PRODUCING OVER 2 INCHES OF RAIN IN LESS THAN 1 HOUR. THIS MAY RESULT IN LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING ESPECIALLY IN URBAN CENTERS. THIS INCLUDES THE BOSTON AND PROVIDENCE METRO AREAS AS WELL AS TYPICALLY PRONE LOCATIONS SUCH AS CRANSTON...FALL RIVER AND NEW BEDFORD. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION. YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED. && $$ FRANK

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