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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
445 AM EDT Tue Apr 16 2024

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Connecticut...

  Connecticut River At Hartford affecting Hartford and Middlesex
  Counties.

  Connecticut River At Middle Haddam affecting Middlesex County.

For the Connecticut River...including Middle Haddam, Hartford...
Minor flooding is forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued this afternoon at 300 PM EDT.

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CTC003-007-161900-
/O.CON.KBOX.FL.W.0059.000000T0000Z-240417T0200Z/
/HFDC3.1.ER.240412T2324Z.240414T1915Z.240416T2000Z.NO/
445 AM EDT Tue Apr 16 2024

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL LATE THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Connecticut River at Hartford.

* WHEN...Until late this evening.

* IMPACTS...At 18.0 feet, Flooding of low lying areas below Hartford
  is expected, especially in areas that are outside of levee
  protection. Flooding also affects low lying areas upstream of
  Hartford, including a portion of Windsor where the Farmington
  River empties into the Connecticut River. Further downstream
  flooding is expected in low lying sections along the Connecticut
  River from Wethersfield and Glastonbury downstream through
  Cromwell, Middletown and Portland. Boating interests should
  prepare for swift river flows.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 3:31 AM EDT Tuesday the stage was 17.6 feet.
  - Bankfull stage is 16.0 feet.
  - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
    ending at 3:31 AM EDT Tuesday was 19.5 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
    late this afternoon and continue falling to 11.8 feet
    Thursday morning.
  - Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

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      4163 7263 4164 7263


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