Severe Weather Alerts

Connecticut

River Flood Warning (Severe)

New London County

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Rhode
Island...Connecticut...Massachusetts...

Pawcatuck River At Westerly affecting New London and Washington
Counties.

Taunton River Near Bridgewater affecting Plymouth and Bristol
Counties.

For the Pawcatuck River...including Wood River Junction, Westerly...
Minor flooding is forecast.
For the Taunton River...including Bridgewater...Minor flooding is
forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 evening at 1000 PM EST.

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...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL TOMORROW MORNING...

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

* WHERE...Pawcatuck River At Westerly.

* WHEN...Until tomorrow morning.

* IMPACTS...At 7.0 feet, Minor lowland flooding occurs along the
Pawcatuck River. Along Route 3 in Hopkinton, floodwaters encroach
on lowest lying homes in French Village.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 10:00 AM EST Saturday the stage was 7.2 feet.
- Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
ending at 10:00 AM EST Saturday was 7.5 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
just after midnight tonight and continue falling to 6.5 feet
late Tuesday morning.
- Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
- Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of
7.2 feet on 03/23/1977.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Start Time
1/28/2023 8:18 PM
End Time
1/29/2023 7:00 AM

Massachusetts

River Flood Warning (Severe)

Bristol County

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

Taunton River Near Bridgewater affecting Bristol and Plymouth
Counties.

For the Taunton River...including Bridgewater...Minor flooding is
forecast.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued Sunday morning at 700 AM EST.

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...FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY, JANUARY 26 TO TOMORROW
MORNING...

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

* WHERE...Taunton River Near Bridgewater.

* WHEN...From Thursday, January 26 to tomorrow morning.

* IMPACTS...At 8.0 feet, Backwater flooding from the Taunton River
will cause flooding of lower Purchade Brook in Middleboro. This
will cause Woloski Park to become impassable by most vehicles.
Beware of the dangers of crossing flooded roadways.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 9:45 PM EST Saturday the stage was 8.0 feet.
- Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
ending at 9:45 PM EST Saturday was 8.3 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
just after midnight tonight and continue falling to 6.4 feet
Tuesday evening.
- Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
- Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of
8.0 feet on 02/09/1941.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

Start Time
1/28/2023 10:24 PM
End Time
1/29/2023 7:00 AM

Rhode Island

River Flood Warning (Severe)

Washington County

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Rhode
Island...

Pawcatuck River At Westerly affecting Washington County.

For the Pawcatuck River...including Wood River Junction, Westerly...
Minor flooding is forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 Sunday morning at 900 AM EST.

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...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL LATE TOMORROW MORNING...

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

* WHERE...Pawcatuck River At Westerly.

* WHEN...Until late tomorrow morning.

* IMPACTS...At 7.0 feet, Minor lowland flooding occurs along the
Pawcatuck River. Along Route 3 in Hopkinton, floodwaters encroach
on lowest lying homes in French Village.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 10:00 PM EST Saturday the stage was 7.0 feet.
- Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
ending at 10:00 PM EST Saturday was 7.5 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
late tonight and continue falling to 6.4 feet late Tuesday
evening.
- Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
- Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of
7.0 feet on 04/06/1960.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

Start Time
1/28/2023 10:22 PM
End Time
1/29/2023 9:00 AM