Alert: Flash Flood Warning issued May 31 at 5:03PM EDT expiring May 31 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Taunton MA

Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Taunton MA
Issued: 2015-05-31T17:04:02-04:00
Expires: 2015-05-31T20:00:00-04:00
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 8:00 PM EDT. Avoid flood areas. Check local media. -NWS
Description: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
SOUTHERN HARTFORD COUNTY IN NORTHERN CONNECTICUT…

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 502 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
ALREADY FALLEN. AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN IS EXPECTED TO
OCCUR OVER THE NEXT HOUR OR TWO. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO
BEGIN SHORTLY WITH THE PRIMARY FOCUS ACROSS SOUTHERN HARTFORD
COUNTY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
HARTFORD…NEW BRITAIN…WEST HARTFORD…BRISTOL…MANCHESTER…
EAST HARTFORD…SOUTHINGTON…GLASTONBURY…NEWINGTON…WINDSOR…
WETHERSFIELD…SOUTH WINDSOR…FARMINGTON…SIMSBURY…
BLOOMFIELD…BERLIN…ROCKY HILL…AVON…PLAINVILLE…CANTON…
BURLINGTON…MARLBOROUGH…ALLENTOWN…TERRYVILLE STATION AND
PEQUABUCK.
Instruction: A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS ISSUED FOR RAPID AND POTENTIALLY LIFE
THREATENING FLOODING. IN URBAN AREAS AVOID FLOODED ROADS AND OBEY
ROAD CLOSURES. THOSE NEAR SMALL STREAMS MUST HEAD FOR HIGHER GROUND
IMMEDIATELY.

Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Hartford

Message Identifier: NWS-141029-854073-823746
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings