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Including the cities of Hartford, Windsor Locks, Charlemont,
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Northampton, and Springfield
401 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH
The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a
* Flash Flood Watch for the east slopes of the Berkshires and
Litchfield hills as well as the Connecticut river valley.
* From Tuesday evening through Wednesday morning
* Periods of moderate to heavy rain with the potential for
embedded thunderstorms will move over western Massachusetts and
Connecticut late tomorrow into tomorrow night. High rainfall
rates, combined with a prolonged period of moderate to heavy
rain could lead to localized flash flooding at some of the
faster responding streams and rivers. Some localized urban
flooding is also possible.
A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.
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Eastern Franklin MA-Northern Worcester MA-Central Middlesex MA-
Western Essex MA-Eastern Essex MA-Western Hampshire MA-
Western Hampden MA-Eastern Hampshire MA-Eastern Hampden MA-
Southern Worcester 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-Dukes MA-Nantucket MA-
Northern Middlesex MA-Northwest Providence RI-
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Including the cities of Hartford, Windsor Locks, Union, Vernon,
Putnam, Willimantic, Charlemont, Greenfield, Orange, Barre,
Fitchburg, Framingham, Lowell, Lawrence, Gloucester,
Chesterfield, Blandford, Amherst, Northampton, Springfield,
Milford, Worcester, Foxborough, Norwood, Cambridge, Boston,
Quincy, Taunton, Brockton, Plymouth, Fall River, New Bedford,
Mattapoisett, Chatham, Falmouth, Provincetown, Vineyard Haven,
Nantucket, Ayer, Foster, Smithfield, Providence, Coventry,
West Greenwich, East Greenwich, Warwick, West Warwick, Bristol,
Narragansett, Westerly, Newport, and New Shoreham
404 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TUESDAY TO 11 AM EDT
The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from noon Tuesday to 11 AM EDT
* Location...Southern New England
* Winds...South 10 to 25 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.
* Timing...Tomorrow afternoon into early Wednesday.
* Impacts...Strong southerly winds will lead to downed trees and
limbs. Scattered power outages are possible.
A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph are
expected, with gusts between 46 to 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. Use extra caution.