Western Hampden Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 3:09 PM EDT Jul. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service


The National Weather Service has cancelled Severe Thunderstorm
Watch 278 for the following areas

In Massachusetts this cancels 3 counties

In western Massachusetts

Franklin Hampden Hampshire

This includes the cities of Greenfield, Northampton,
and Springfield.




Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 3:10 PM EDT Jul. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
northern Tolland County in northern Connecticut...
central Hartford County in northern Connecticut...
southwestern Worcester County in central Massachusetts...
southeastern Hampshire County in western Massachusetts...
Hampden County in western Massachusetts...

* until 515 PM EDT.

* At 308 PM EDT )doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Up to four and a half inches of
rain have already fallen based on spotter reports. Flash flooding
is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Springfield, Hartford, New Britain, West Hartford, Manchester,
Chicopee, East Hartford, Enfield, Westfield, Holyoke, Glastonbury,
Newington, Vernon, Windsor, Agawam, West Springfield, Wethersfield,
South Windsor, Farmington and Simsbury.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding will occur quickly, and
could be life threatening for those who try to drive through flooded
roads or underpasses. Find alternate routes. Those near small streams
need to get to higher ground immediately.


Lat... Lon 4231 7204 4213 7195 4158 7280 4225 7278


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222 PM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a

* Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams in...
west central Windham County in northern Connecticut...
Tolland County in northern Connecticut...
Hartford County in northern Connecticut...
southwestern Worcester County in central Massachusetts...
Hampshire County in western Massachusetts...
southeastern Franklin County in western Massachusetts...
Hampden County in western Massachusetts...

* until 515 PM EDT.

* At 220 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated numerous thunderstorms
producing heavy rain which will cause flooding of poor drainage
urban area and small streams.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to inches are possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. Do not
drive through roads or underpasses that are flooded. Avoid flooded
areas near small streams and move to higher ground immediately.


Lat... Lon 4227 7300 4235 7303 4245 7196 4161 7233
      4158 7246 4165 7251 4164 7266 4155 7282
      4157 7285 4155 7285 4156 7295 4163 7293
      4164 7299 4180 7302 4181 7295 4197 7289
      4197 7303 4204 7301 4204 7306 4209 7307


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