Alert: Flash Flood Warning issued May 31 at 7:12PM EDT expiring May 31 at 10:15PM EDT by NWS Taunton MA

Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Taunton MA
Issued: 2015-05-31T19:12:26-04:00
Expires: 2015-05-31T22:15:00-04:00
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 10:15 PM EDT. Avoid flood areas. Check local media. -NWS
Description: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
SOUTHERN WINDHAM COUNTY IN NORTHERN CONNECTICUT…
CENTRAL TOLLAND COUNTY IN NORTHERN CONNECTICUT…
KENT COUNTY IN RHODE ISLAND…
SOUTHERN PROVIDENCE COUNTY IN RHODE ISLAND…

* UNTIL 1015 PM EDT

* AT 709 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN AND EMBEDDED
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN
HAS ALREADY FALLEN IN A FEW LOCATIONS AND AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2
INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE NEXT HOUR OR TWO. FLASH FLOODING IS
EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
PROVIDENCE…WARWICK…CRANSTON…PAWTUCKET…EAST PROVIDENCE…
CUMBERLAND…NORTH PROVIDENCE…WEST WARWICK…JOHNSTON…
MANSFIELD…NORTH KINGSTOWN…WINDHAM…PLAINFIELD…ATTLEBORO…
SMITHFIELD…LINCOLN…CENTRAL FALLS…WILLIMANTIC…KILLINGLY…
BARRINGTON…TOLLAND…SEEKONK…EAST GREENWICH…COVENTRY…
SCITUATE…GLOCESTER…HEBRON…BROOKLYN…EXETER AND WEST
GREENWICH.
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: Providence; Kent; Tolland; Windham

Message Identifier: NWS-141029-854333-823899
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings