Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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Bulletin...Immediate broadcast requested
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
1214 PM EDT Tue Apr 17 2018

...The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton, MA has issued a
Flood Warning for the following rivers in Massachusetts...

  Assabet River At Maynard affecting Middlesex and Worcester Counties

Runoff from the heavy rains on Monday continues to cause the water level
on the Assabet River at Maynard to slowly rise this afternoon. The level
is expected to reach flood stage Wednesday morning.


Safety Message...A Flood Statement providing the latest information
in this flood event will be issued within the next 8 hours, or
earlier if needed.

Safety Message...Do not allow children to play near swollen rivers,
streams or culverts. Swiftly moving water can pose an imminent threat
to life.


1214 PM EDT Tue Apr 17 2018

The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton, MA has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Assabet River At Maynard.
* from Wednesday morning to Wednesday evening...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At 11:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 4.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 5.0 feet...Minor lowland and backyard flooding is likely
  along reaches of the river in Maynard, Concord as well as Hudson.
  Several river roads may also become covered in water.


LAT...LON 4236 7159 4240 7162 4250 7136 4241 7135



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