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Flood Advisories for the Region

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Last updated: Monday, June 19, 2017 6:24 AM

Flash Flood Advisories
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New Hampshire and Maine

 

Flash Flood Watch
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Gray ME
401 AM EDT Mon Jun 19 2017
...Heavy Rain in Thunderstorms Today... .
A deep...moist air mass is in place across much of the Northeast today. This will lead to widespread shower and thunderstorm development ahead of a slow moving cold front this afternoon. Thunderstorms that develop are expected to produce very heavy rainfall...due to a combination of significant moisture and slow movement parallel to the front. With heavy rainfall producing storms training over the same areas this afternoon...flash flooding is possible.

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Northern Oxford-Northern Franklin-Central Somerset- Southern Oxford-Southern Franklin-Southern Somerset-Northern Coos- Southern Coos-Northern Grafton-Northern Carroll-Southern Grafton- Southern Carroll-Sullivan-Merrimack-Belknap-Cheshire- Western And Central Hillsborough- Including the cities of Upton, Wilsons Mills, Andover, Byron, Middle Dam, Roxbury, South Arm, Coburn Gore, Davis, Oquossoc, Rangeley, Avon, Kingfield, Phillips, New Portland, Brassua, Long Pond, Moosehead, Pittston Farm, Seboomook, Bingham, Jackman, Bethel, Bryant Pond, Hanover, Locke Mills, Milton, Newry, Rumford, Norway, Fryeburg, Oxford, Farmington, New Sharon, New Vineyard, Temple, Wilton, Chesterville, Jay, Athens, Cornville, Skowhegan, Palmyra, Pittsfield, Embden, Madison, Errol, Millsfield, Colebrook, Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond, Lancaster, Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton, Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, Woodstock, Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway, Chatham, Crawford Notch, Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth, Holderness, Plymouth, Rumney, Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield, Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, Moultonborough, Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon, Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, Charlestown, Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton, Loudon, Hooksett, Laconia, Gilford, Meredith, Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry, Jaffrey, Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown, Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare

401 AM EDT Mon Jun 19 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of Maine and New Hampshire, including the following areas, in Maine, Central Somerset, Northern Franklin, Northern Oxford, Southern Franklin, Southern Oxford, and Southern Somerset. In New Hampshire, Belknap, Cheshire, Merrimack, Northern Carroll, Northern Coos, Northern Grafton, Southern Carroll, Southern Coos, Southern Grafton, Sullivan, and Western And Central Hillsborough.
* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through Tuesday morning
* Showers and thunderstorms producing excessive rainfall...on the order of 1 to 2 inches with locally higher amounts in a short period of time...will have the potential to produce localized flash flooding.
* Very heavy rainfall in a short period of time can quickly flood roads...and can cause washouts making them impassable. In addition...smaller streams may leave their banks and cause flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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MA

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Taunton MA 259 AM EDT Mon Jun 19 2017
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259 AM EDT Mon Jun 19 2017
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of northern Connecticut and Massachusetts, including the following areas, in northern Connecticut, Hartford and Tolland. In Massachusetts, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Northern Middlesex, and Worcester.
* From noon EDT today through late tonight
* Numerous Showers and thunderstorms with areas of torrential rainfall will impact the region from mid afternoon into tonight. The time period of greatest concern is between 2 and 10 pm this evening. While the potential for localized flash flooding exists across the entire watch area, the highest risk appears to be west of I-91.
* Localized rainfall rates in excess of 2 inches in less than an hour are possible.

This will bring the potential for localized flash flooding, particularly west of I-91. Given the potential for these type of rainfall rate pockets of significant urban flooding is also a concern. This is especially if torrential rain sets up across the Hartford/Springfield Metro areas during the evening rush hour.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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