Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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WGUS51 KBOX 161756

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
156 PM EDT MON APR 16 2018

The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Southeastern Worcester County in central Massachusetts...
  South central Middlesex County in northeastern Massachusetts...

* Until 445 PM EDT.

* At 155 PM EDT Doppler radar indicated that showers and
  thunderstorms producing heavy rainfall were moving into the
  Worcester area. These showers and thunderstorms will be capable of
  producing a quick 1 to 2 inches of rain. As a result, urban flash
  flooding is expected. Significant ponding of water is expected in
  urban and other poor drainage areas in Worcester and surrounding
  communities. In addition, some flashy small streams may produce
  minor flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Worcester, Marlborough, Shrewsbury, Milford, Westborough, Grafton,
  Holden, Webster, Southbridge, Ashland, Auburn, Northbridge,
  Hopkinton, Northborough, Oxford, Uxbridge, Millbury, Charlton,
  Spencer and Dudley.


Flooding will occur quickly and could pose a significant hazard to
those who try to drive through flooded roads or underpasses. Find
alternate routes and avoid flooded areas.


LAT...LON 4236 7150 4202 7150 4203 7205 4237 7204



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