Flood Statement
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000 WGUS81 KBOX 272306 FLSBOX FLOOD ADVISORY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 706 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 MAC013-027-280000- /O.NEW.KBOX.FA.Y.0108.140827T2306Z-140828T0000Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ HAMPDEN MA-WORCESTER MA- 706 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A * URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR... EAST CENTRAL HAMPDEN COUNTY IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS... SOUTHWESTERN WORCESTER COUNTY IN CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS... * UNTIL 800 PM EDT * AT 705 PM 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. * RAINFALL RATES UP TO ONE INCH PER HOUR WERE ESTIMATED BY RADAR. * SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE WORCESTER...HOLDEN...SOUTHBRIDGE...AUBURN...OXFORD...CHARLTON... SPENCER...DUDLEY...LEICESTER...STURBRIDGE...RUTLAND...WEST BOYLSTON...WARREN...PAXTON...NORTH BROOKFIELD...WEST BROOKFIELD... BRIMFIELD...BROOKFIELD...HOLLAND...EAST BROOKFIELD...OAKHAM...WALES AND NEW BRAINTREE. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A FLOOD ADVISORY IS ISSUED FOR MINOR URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADS. && LAT...LON 4233 7176 4204 7197 4205 7225 4236 7210 $$ KJC

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