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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
1147 AM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Massachusetts...

  Connecticut River At Northampton affecting Hampden and Hampshire
  Counties

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers in
Connecticut...Massachusetts...

  Connecticut River At Thompsonville affecting Hartford and Hampden
  Counties

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Connecticut...Massachusetts...
  Connecticut River At Hartford affecting Hartford and Middlesex
  Counties
  Connecticut River At Middle Haddam affecting Middlesex County
  Sudbury River At Saxonville affecting Middlesex County

Recent heavy rainfall along with snow melt across the upper reaches
of the Connecticut River basin will keep the lower portions of
the Connecticut River in minor flood.

The river level at Northampton has fallen below flood stage and will
contiune to recede.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety Message...A Flood Statement providing the latest information
in this flood event will be issued within the next 8 hours, or
earlier if needed.

Safety Message...Do not allow children to play near swollen rivers,
streams or culverts. Swiftly moving water can pose an imminent threat
to life.



&&

CTC007-251546-
/O.CON.KBOX.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MHDC3.1.ER.190416T1512Z.190424T1110Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
1147 AM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Connecticut River At Middle Haddam.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:55 AM Wednesday the stage was 9.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 9.6 feet
  by tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 9.5 feet...Flooding closes most of Meadow Road, Route
  17A, in the Gildersleeve section of Portland. Flooding impacts the
  Middletown Marina and Meadow Farms. In Cromwell, portions of River
  Road will be closed. In Rocky Hill, parts of Meadow Road will be
  impassable for a time. Flooding continues along the river southward
  through Essex.

&&

LAT...LON 4164 7269 4164 7258 4129 7225 4126 7239
      4141 7251 4156 7270

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
1147 AM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Massachusetts...

  Connecticut River At Northampton affecting Hampden and Hampshire
  Counties

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers in
Connecticut...Massachusetts...

  Connecticut River At Thompsonville affecting Hartford and Hampden
  Counties

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Connecticut...Massachusetts...
  Connecticut River At Hartford affecting Hartford and Middlesex
  Counties
  Connecticut River At Middle Haddam affecting Middlesex County
  Sudbury River At Saxonville affecting Middlesex County

Recent heavy rainfall along with snow melt across the upper reaches
of the Connecticut River basin will keep the lower portions of
the Connecticut River in minor flood.

The river level at Northampton has fallen below flood stage and will
contiune to recede.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety Message...A Flood Statement providing the latest information
in this flood event will be issued within the next 8 hours, or
earlier if needed.

Safety Message...Do not allow children to play near swollen rivers,
streams or culverts. Swiftly moving water can pose an imminent threat
to life.



&&

CTC003-007-251546-
/O.CON.KBOX.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/HFDC3.1.ER.190416T0743Z.190424T1400Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1147 AM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Connecticut River At Hartford.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 19.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 19.2 feet
  by tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Flooding is expected along the river in
  portions of Wethersfield, Glastonbury, Rocky Hill and Cromwell. 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 in
  all of these communities. Further downstream flooding will continue
  to overspread sections of Portland, Middletown as well as Chester.

&&

LAT...LON 4163 7270 4180 7273 4180 7259 4164 7258
      4163 7263 4164 7263

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
714 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

ANZ256-250500-
/O.CON.KBOX.SC.Y.0056.000000T0000Z-190425T0500Z/
Coastal Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard extending out
to 20 nm South of Block Island-
714 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...Northwest winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to
  25 kt. Seas around 4 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots,
or seas 5 feet or greater, are expected to produce hazardous wave
conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners, especially
those operating smaller vessels, should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service New York NY
336 AM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

CTZ007-008-011-012-251000-
Northern Middlesex-Northern New London-Southern Middlesex-
Southern New London-
336 AM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southern Connecticut.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Flooding is expected to continue along the Connecticut River.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Flooding is expected to continue along the Connecticut River
through at least Friday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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