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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
305 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-
WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-
NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-
EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...
FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...
PROVINCETOWN...VINEYARD HAVEN...NANTUCKET...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...
PROVIDENCE...COVENTRY...WEST GREENWICH...EAST GREENWICH...
WARWICK...WEST WARWICK...BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...
NEWPORT...BLOCK ISLAND
305 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHERN CONNECTICUT...SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS
  AND RHODE ISLAND...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHERN
  CONNECTICUT...HARTFORD...TOLLAND AND WINDHAM COUNTIES...IN
  SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...BARNSTABLE...DUKES...NANTUCKET...
  PLYMOUTH...AND BRISTOL COUNTIES...AND IN RHODE ISLAND...
  PROVIDENCE...KENT...BRISTOL...NEWPORT...WASHINGTON...AND BLOCK
  ISLAND

* FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* RAIN MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES SOUTH OF THE MASS PIKE WHERE
  RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE. LOCATIONS NEAR
  THE SOUTH COAST...CAPE COD AND THE ISLANDS ARE MOST LIKELY TO
  RECEIVE THE HIGHEST RAINFALL TOTALS.

* SIGNIFICANT URBAN FLOODING IS POSSIBLE INCLUDING ROADS AND
  UNDERPASSES THAT ARE PRONE TO FLOODING IN HEAVY RAIN. SOME
  SMALL STREAMS MAY ALSO RISE OUT OF THEIR BANKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO RAPID AND LIFE THREATENING FLOODING. BE PREPARED. IF YOU LIVE
OR WORK IN AN AREA PRONE TO FLOODING...KNOW A SAFE PLACE TO GO IF
FLOODING OCCURS OR IF A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS ISSUED.

DRIVERS SHOULD PLAN TO AVOID FLOODED ROADS AND HAVE AN ALTERNATE
ROUTE AVAILABLE.

STAY TUNED TO LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

SIPPRELL/JWD

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
340 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016


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NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TORRINGTON...OAKVILLE...GAYLORDSVILLE...
NEW MILFORD...TERRYVILLE...THOMASTON
340 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...NORTHERN LITCHFIELD AND
  SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD.

* FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE MOVING INTO THE REGION FROM
  PENNSYLVANIA AND SOUTHERN NEW YORK THIS EVENING AND WILL
  OVERSPREAD THE REGION BY LATE TONIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  WILL CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY MORNING AND BEGIN TO TAPER OFF FROM
  WEST TO EAST DURING FRIDAY AFTERNOON. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR
  PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL LATE THIS EVENING INTO FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* THE AXIS OF HEAVIEST RAIN REMAINS UNCERTAIN. HOWEVER...AT THIS
  TIME THE HEAVIEST RAIN IS FORECAST TO EXTEND FROM SOUTHERN NEW
  YORK THROUGH CONNECTICUT. RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE
  POSSIBLE...WITH LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. THE MAIN
  THREAT IS FLASH FLOODING OF LOW LYING...POOR DRAINAGE...AND
  URBANIZED AREAS. SMALLER FLASHIER STREAMS MAY ALSO FLOOD.

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.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
232 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

...HEAVY RAIN LIKELY TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

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290930-
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NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-
NORTHERN NEW LONDON-SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-
SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-WESTERN PASSAIC-
EASTERN PASSAIC-HUDSON-WESTERN BERGEN-EASTERN BERGEN-
WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-EASTERN UNION-ORANGE-
PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHERN QUEENS-
NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
232 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...
  NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY AND SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...NORTHERN
  FAIRFIELD...NORTHERN MIDDLESEX...NORTHERN NEW HAVEN...NORTHERN
  NEW LONDON...SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD...SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX...
  SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN AND SOUTHERN NEW LONDON. IN NORTHEAST NEW
  JERSEY...EASTERN BERGEN...EASTERN ESSEX...EASTERN PASSAIC...
  EASTERN UNION...HUDSON...WESTERN BERGEN...WESTERN ESSEX...
  WESTERN PASSAIC AND WESTERN UNION. IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  BRONX...KINGS (BROOKLYN)...NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)...NORTHEASTERN
  SUFFOLK...NORTHERN NASSAU...NORTHERN QUEENS...NORTHERN
  WESTCHESTER...NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK...ORANGE...PUTNAM...
  RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)...ROCKLAND...SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK...
  SOUTHERN NASSAU...SOUTHERN QUEENS...SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER AND
  SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK.

* FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE MOVING INTO THE REGION FROM
  THE WEST EARLY THIS EVENING AND WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION BY
  LATE TONIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE INTO
  FRIDAY MORNING AND BEGIN TO TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST DURING
  FRIDAY AFTERNOON. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR PERIODS OF HEAVY
  RAINFALL THIS EVENING INTO FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* THE AXIS OF HEAVIEST RAIN REMAINS UNCERTAIN. HOWEVER...AT THIS
  TIME THE HEAVIEST RAIN IS FORECAST TO EXTEND FROM NORTHEASTERN
  NEW JERSEY INTO THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY...NEW YORK CITY...AND
  SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT. RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE
  POSSIBLE...WITH LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. THE MAIN
  THREAT IS FLASH FLOODING OF LOW LYING...POOR DRAINAGE...AND
  URBANIZED AREAS. SMALLER FLASHIER STREAMS MAY ALSO FLOOD.

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.

&&

$$

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