MIDDLESEX County, Massachusetts
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Flash Flood Warning
MAC009-017-231200-
/O.NEW.KBOX.FF.W.0047.141023T0957Z-141023T1200Z/
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
557 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
EAST CENTRAL MIDDLESEX COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
SOUTH CENTRAL ESSEX COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...

* UNTIL 800 AM EDT

* AT 556 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE
WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
LYNN...MALDEN...REVERE...PEABODY...SALEM...BEVERLY...WOBURN...NORTH
ANDOVER...MELROSE...SAUGUS...DANVERS...WAKEFIELD...READING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RAPID AND POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING FLOODING OF STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES IS IMMINENT. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADS AND FIND
ALTERNATE ROUTES.

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS ISSUED FOR RAPID AND POTENTIALLY LIFE
THREATENING FLOODING. IN URBAN AREAS AVOID FLOODED ROADS AND OBEY
ROAD CLOSURES. THOSE NEAR SMALL STREAMS MUST HEAD FOR HIGHER GROUND
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4256 7081 4253 7078 4255 7082 4254 7089
4253 7090 4253 7087 4250 7089 4252 7086
4251 7082 4251 7083 4243 7098 4245 7102
4243 7103 4250 7116 4265 7106

$$

Flood Advisory
MAC009-017-025-231115-
/O.NEW.KBOX.FA.Y.0129.141023T0809Z-141023T1115Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SUFFOLK MA-MIDDLESEX MA-ESSEX MA-
409 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK COUNTY IN EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
NORTHEASTERN MIDDLESEX COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
ESSEX COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...

* UNTIL 715 AM EDT

* AT 409 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE
MINOR URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING. OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
LOWELL...LYNN...LAWRENCE...HAVERHILL...MALDEN...REVERE...PEABODY...
METHUEN...SALEM...BILLERICA...BEVERLY...WOBURN...CHELMSFORD...
ANDOVER...DRACUT...TEWKSBURY...GLOUCESTER...NORTH ANDOVER...
MELROSE...SAUGUS...DANVERS...WAKEFIELD...READING...BURLINGTON...
WILMINGTON...STONEHAM...MARBLEHEAD...NEWBURYPORT,

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADS.

A FLOOD ADVISORY IS ISSUED FOR MINOR URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 4287 7082 4281 7087 4281 7081 4271 7084
4264 7077 4269 7065 4265 7060 4258 7070
4254 7089 4251 7085 4246 7094 4242 7090
4242 7091 4241 7099 4258 7132 4270 7136
4274 7118 4281 7116 4289 7091

$$

Flood Advisory
MAC017-021-023-025-231245-
/O.NEW.KBOX.FA.Y.0130.141023T0946Z-141023T1245Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PLYMOUTH MA-SUFFOLK MA-MIDDLESEX MA-NORFOLK MA-
546 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
NORTHERN PLYMOUTH COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
SUFFOLK COUNTY IN EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
SOUTHEASTERN MIDDLESEX COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
NORTHEASTERN NORFOLK COUNTY IN EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...

* UNTIL 845 AM EDT

* AT 545 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE
MINOR URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING. OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. ALSO
THE OLD SWAMP RIVER AT SOUTH WEYMOUTH IS APPROACHING MINOR FLOOD
STAGE AND MAY BRIEFLY SPILL OVER.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
BOSTON...CAMBRIDGE...QUINCY...NEWTON...SOMERVILLE...WALTHAM...
MALDEN...BROOKLINE...MEDFORD...WEYMOUTH...REVERE...ARLINGTON...
EVERETT...BILLERICA...WOBURN...BRAINTREE...CHELSEA...CHELMSFORD...
NATICK...RANDOLPH...WATERTOWN...LEXINGTON...NEEDHAM...WELLESLEY...
MILTON...MELROSE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADS.

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS.

&&

LAT...LON 4228 7136 4260 7135 4241 7099 4239 7097
4235 7095 4239 7107 4233 7099 4230 7105
4233 7095 4228 7102 4226 7085 4234 7088
4224 7077 4226 7077 4225 7076 4202 7062
4202 7064 4200 7060

$$

Flood Advisory
MAC017-027-NHC011-231145-
/O.NEW.KBOX.FA.Y.0131.141023T0953Z-141023T1145Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WORCESTER MA-MIDDLESEX MA-HILLSBOROUGH NH-
553 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
NORTHEASTERN WORCESTER COUNTY IN CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS...
NORTHWESTERN MIDDLESEX COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY IN SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE...

* UNTIL 745 AM EDT

* AT 551 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN COMING ONSHORE
INTO NORTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS...ESSEX COUNTY THAT WILL CAUSE MINOR
URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING INTO SOUTHEAST HILLSBORO COUNTY OF
NEW HAMPSHIRE AND SOUTHWARD INTO NORTHWEST MIDDLESEX COUNTY.
OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN
THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
MANCHESTER...LOWELL...NASHUA...LEOMINSTER...FITCHBURG...
CHELMSFORD...DRACUT...MERRIMACK...HUDSON...WESTFORD...ACTON...
BEDFORD...GOFFSTOWN...MILFORD...PELHAM...PEPPERELL...
TYNGSBOROUGH...AMHERST...GROTON...LUNENBURG...TOWNSEND...
LITTLETON...WEARE...LITCHFIELD...HOLLIS...AYER...SHIRLEY...
HARVARD...NEW BOSTON AND NEW IPSWICH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY IS ISSUED FOR MINOR URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.
DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADS.

&&

LAT...LON 4310 7165 4305 7164 4307 7152 4305 7151
4304 7146 4302 7145 4301 7139 4294 7137
4293 7145 4283 7143 4282 7138 4277 7135
4274 7125 4270 7137 4252 7135 4257 7186
4311 7175

$$

Flood Watch
MAZ005>007-013>022-026-NHZ012-015-231500-
/O.CON.KBOX.FA.A.0007.000000T0000Z-141023T1500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-
WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-
EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-
BARNSTABLE MA-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-
WESTERN AND CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH NH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...
TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...
MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...AYER...
MANCHESTER...NASHUA...PETERBOROUGH...WEARE
442 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* MOST OF EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS INTO SOUTHEAST NEW HAMPSHIRE. THIS
INCLUDES THE CITIES AND TOWNS OF FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...
TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...
MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...AYER...
MANCHESTER...NASHUA...PETERBOROUGH AND WEARE.

* UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING

* PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WITH EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE
THIS MORNING...THEN BECOMING MORE SHOWERY AND LESS INTENSE THIS AFTERNOON.

* RAINFALL RATES OF UP TO 1 INCH PER HOUR WILL OCCUR AT TIMES AND
MAY RESULT IN URBAN/POOR DRAINAGE AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$
Wind Advisory
MAZ014>016-019-231700-
/O.CAN.KBOX.HW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-141023T1200Z/
/O.EXB.KBOX.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-141024T0300Z/
SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...PLYMOUTH
451 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...HIGH WIND WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING. THE
HIGH WIND WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* LOCATION...SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX...SUFFOLK MA...EASTERN NORFOLK
AND EASTERN PLYMOUTH COUNTIES OF MASSACHUSETTS. THIS INCLUDES
THE CITIES AND TOWNS OF CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY AND
PLYMOUTH.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR HEAVY RAIN SQUALLS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH 11 AM.

* IMPACTS...THESE STRONG WINDS MAY RESULT IN SOME DOWNED TREE
LIMBS AND EVEN ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES. THE HEAVY RAIN COMBINED
WITH MANY FULLY LEAFED TREES WILL LIKELY EXACERBATE THE
POTENTIAL FOR DOWNED TREE LIMBS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE
31 TO 39 MPH OR GUSTS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 46 AND 57 MPH. WINDS
THIS STRONG ARE CAPABLE OF DOWNING SMALL TREE LIMBS AND
BRANCHES...POSSIBLY CAUSING ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES. DRIVING CAN
ALSO BE DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CTZ004-MAZ005-006-012-013-017-018-020-021-NHZ012-RIZ001>007-
231700-
/O.EXT.KBOX.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-141024T0300Z/
WINDHAM CT-CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-
SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-
WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-
EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-
SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-EASTERN KENT RI-
BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...FRAMINGHAM...
LOWELL...LAWRENCE...MILFORD...WORCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...
TAUNTON...BROCKTON...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...MATTAPOISETT...
MANCHESTER...NASHUA...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...
WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...
NEWPORT
451 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...FOR MUCH EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS INTO WORCESTER
COUNTY AND SOUTHWARD INTO NORTHEAST CONNECTICUT AND ALL OF
RHODE ISLAND. THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING CITIES AND TOWNS OF
PUTNAM... WILLIMANTIC...MILFORD...WORCESTER...FOXBORO...
NORWOOD... TAUNTON...BROCKTON...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...
MATTAPOISETT... MANCHESTER...NASHUA...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...
PROVIDENCE...WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...
NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY AND NEWPORT.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR IN HEAVY RAIN SQUALLS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

* IMPACTS...THESE STRONG WINDS MAY RESULT IN SOME DOWNED TREE
LIMBS AND EVEN ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES. THE HEAVY RAIN COMBINED
WITH MANY FULLY LEAFED TREES WILL LIKELY EXACERBATE THE
POTENTIAL FOR DOWNED TREE LIMBS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE
31 TO 39 MPH OR GUSTS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 46 AND 57 MPH. WINDS
THIS STRONG ARE CAPABLE OF DOWNING SMALL TREE LIMBS AND
BRANCHES...POSSIBLY CAUSING ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES. DRIVING CAN
ALSO BE DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

&&

$$


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