Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Upton NY
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 10:30 PM EDT. Avoid flood areas. -NWS
Description: The National Weather Service in Upton NY has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for…
Western New London County in southern Connecticut…
Middlesex County in southern Connecticut…
* Until 1030 PM EDT.
* At 736 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the warned
area. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Colchester, East Hampton, Old Saybrook, Salem, Waterford, East
Lyme, East Haddam, Old Lyme, Lebanon, Sprague, Bozrah, Lyme, North
Lyme, Lake Pocotopaug–East Hampton and Montville.
Instruction: Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.
Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.
A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Middlesex, CT; New London, CT
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-3134461-2766583
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings