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Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:12 PM EDT on April 15, 2014

Expires 11:12 AM EDT on April 16, 2014


The Flood Warning continues for
the Connecticut River at Thompsonville.
* From Wednesday morning until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 10:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 4.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
to rise to near 6.1 feet by Thursday evening.
* Impact... at 6.0 feet... flooding impacts low lying areas along the
Connecticut River from the Massachusetts towns of Agawam and
Longmeadow... through the northern Connecticut towns of Suffield and
Enfield.




1112 PM EDT Tue Apr 15 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
the Connecticut River at Hartford.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:46 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 21.1 feet by
Thursday before midnight then begin falling.
* Impact... at 21.0 feet... flooding is expected along the river in
portions of Wethersfield... Glastonbury and Rocky Hill. The high
waters and swift flows will disrupt some Cross River Ferry
services. Upstream of Hartford flooding will continue to affect
portions of Windsor. Immediate river roads may become impassable.
Further downstream flooding will likely result in the evacuation of
low lying areas along River Road in Cromwell and River Road in
Portland. Flooding increases along the river from Middletown to Old
Saybrook.




Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:37 PM EDT on April 15, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on April 16, 2014


... Flood Watch remains in effect until 8 am EDT Wednesday...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northern Connecticut... Massachusetts... southern New
Hampshire and Rhode Island

* until 8 am EDT tomorrow morning.

* Rain will gradually taper off and even change to a wintry mix
before ending overnight. This runoff will continue to drain into
area rivers/streams.

* This rainfall on top of already swollen rivers
basins... especially the Connecticut... Merrimack... and Pawcatuck
River valleys will result in minor river flooding with the
potential for moderate river flooding. Likely local streams and
rivers will also be impacted as well with the potential for
minor 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.




Special Statement

Statement as of 10:47 PM EDT on April 15, 2014

Expires 5:00 AM EDT on April 16, 2014


... Snow and sleet expected in the west...

A mix of sleet and snow will begin to mix with the rain through
midnight... before changing to all sleet and snow. Some light
accumulations are possible... generally less than an inch.
However... this may cause area roadways to become slippery.
Motorists are urged to use caution if encountering sleet or snow.


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 11:27 PM EDT on April 15, 2014


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 13
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Skywarn spotters... cooperative observers... media and
Highway departments for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Boston

***********************peak wind gust***********************

Location Max wind time/date comments
                        gust of
                         mph measurement

Connecticut

... Hartford County...
   1 WNW Windsor Locks 42 209 PM 4/15 Bradley Airport ASOS
   3 se Hartford 41 322 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS

... Windham County...
   3 NE Willimantic 44 334 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS

Massachusetts

... Barnstable County...
   East Falmouth 53 334 PM 4/15 none
   Eastham 48 721 PM 4/15 none
   2 NE Hyannis 41 1007 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS

... Bristol County...
   Fall River 51 210 PM 4/15 Borden Flats
   3 NW New Bedford 50 419 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS
   4 ESE Taunton 43 136 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS

... Dukes County...
   3 S Vineyard Haven 43 604 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS

... Essex County...
   5 WNW Beverly 49 1214 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS
   3 NE Lawrence 40 145 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS

... Franklin County...
   2 se Orange 42 515 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS

... Hampden County...
   2 ENE Westfield 40 250 PM 4/15 Airport

... Norfolk County...
   3 SSW Milton 66 433 PM 4/15 ASOS
   1 ENE Norwood 48 358 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS

... Plymouth County...
   Plymouth 50 145 PM 4/15 spotter
   4 SW Plymouth 47 629 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS

... Suffolk County...
   1 N East Boston 58 328 PM 4/15 Logan Airport ASOS

... Worcester County...
   3 WNW Worcester 49 124 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS
   4 se Fitchburg 40 112 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS

New Hampshire

... Hillsborough County...
   3 SSE Manchester 42 122 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS

Rhode Island

... Kent County...
   2 NNW Warwick 48 508 PM 4/15 tf Green Airport ASOS

... Newport County...
   4 NE Newport 40 753 PM 4/15 Airport ASOS


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California - Frost Advisory , Record Report
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Louisiana - Flood Warning , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Record Report
Maine - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
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Mississippi - Flood Warning , Freeze Warning , Record Report
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
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Nebraska - Record Report
New Hampshire - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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New Mexico - Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
New York - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch , Freeze Watch, Freeze Warning , Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Record Report
Ohio - Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Oregon - Record Report
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Rhode Island - Areal Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch , Record Report
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Texas - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
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Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement