Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
918 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

MAC009-017-021-025-281415-
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SUFFOLK MA-MIDDLESEX MA-NORFOLK MA-ESSEX MA-
918 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SUFFOLK COUNTY IN EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
  SOUTHEASTERN MIDDLESEX COUNTY IN NORTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS...
  NORTH CENTRAL NORFOLK COUNTY IN EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
  SOUTHERN ESSEX COUNTY IN NORTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS...

* UNTIL 1015 AM EDT

* AT 917 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE
  MINOR URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING. OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE
  AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WERE PRODUCING RAINFALL RATES OF OVER AN
  INCH PER HOUR.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
  BOSTON...CAMBRIDGE...QUINCY...LYNN...NEWTON...SOMERVILLE...
  WALTHAM...MALDEN...BROOKLINE...MEDFORD...REVERE...ARLINGTON...
  EVERETT...BILLERICA...WOBURN...CHELSEA...NATICK...RANDOLPH...
  WATERTOWN...LEXINGTON...TEWKSBURY...NEEDHAM...NORWOOD...
  WELLESLEY...MILTON...MELROSE...SAUGUS...WAKEFIELD...READING AND
  BELMONT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADS.

&&

LAT...LON 4246 7094 4242 7091 4242 7094 4245 7094
      4242 7099 4235 7096 4235 7101 4239 7104
      4239 7107 4234 7104 4233 7099 4233 7105
      4229 7102 4217 7110 4224 7135 4258 7122

$$

KJC


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