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Flood Warning

Flood Warning
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
635 PM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

RIC001-003-005-007-009-200030-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Washington RI-Newport RI-Kent RI-Providence RI-Bristol RI-
635 PM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  Northern Washington County in Rhode Island...
  Northwestern Newport County in Rhode Island...
  Kent County in Rhode Island...
  Southeastern Providence County in Rhode Island...
  Western Bristol County in Rhode Island...

* Until 830 PM EDT.

* At 635 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated numerous thunderstorms
  producing heavy rain which will cause flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Warwick, Cranston, East Providence, Coventry, West Warwick, North
  Kingstown, Bristol, Portsmouth, Barrington, East Greenwich,
  Scituate, Hopkinton, Richmond, Exeter, West Greenwich, Jamestown,
  Sterling, Voluntown and Prudence Island.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Flooding of roads and underpasses will occur. Do not drive through
flooded areas. Find alternate routes.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. Do not
drive through roads or underpasses that are flooded. Avoid flooded
areas near small streams and move to higher ground immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 4162 7179 4171 7179 4176 7132 4159 7124
      4158 7133 4160 7134 4159 7136 4157 7135
      4157 7141 4156 7142 4154 7158 4149 7180

$$

KJC



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