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Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 7:12 AM EDT on May 30, 2016

Expires 8:45 AM EDT on May 30, 2016


The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
southeastern Bristol County in southeastern Massachusetts...
southwestern Plymouth County in southeastern Massachusetts...
southeastern Bristol County in Rhode Island...
Newport County in Rhode Island...
southeastern Kent County in Rhode Island...
Washington County in Rhode Island...

* until 915 am EDT

* at 707 am EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain showers
moving across southern Rhode Island and southeast Massachusetts.
Up to 1.25 inches of rain was reported in one hour from these
showers. Localized street flooding is likely... especially in poor
drainage areas.

* Some locations that will experience minor flooding include
Fall River... New Bedford... Warwick... Cranston... and Newport.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Advisory is issued for minor Urban and Small Stream flooding.
Do not drive through flooded roads.


Lat... Lon 4159 7179 4169 7145 4167 7132 4170 7141
      4174 7114 4186 7086 4165 7078 4163 7087
      4158 7082 4165 7092 4152 7096 4153 7096
      4146 7119 4164 7123 4148 7124 4148 7125
      4147 7143 4136 7149 4132 7184

Field


651 am EDT Mon may 30 2016

The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
northwestern Bristol County in southeastern Massachusetts...
Plymouth County in southeastern Massachusetts...
central Norfolk County in eastern Massachusetts...

* until 845 am EDT

* at 647 am EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain showers
resulting in rainfall rates of 1 to 1.25 inches per hour. This
will result in minor poor drainage street flooding across portions
of southeastern Massachusetts in the advisory area.

* The Flood Advisory includes portions of Bristol... Plymouth... and
Norfolk counties in southeastern Massachusetts.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Advisory is issued for minor Urban and Small Stream flooding.
Do not drive through flooded roads.


Lat... Lon 4175 7124 4211 7142 4227 7083 4220 7071
      4217 7073 4209 7064 4205 7066 4202 7062
      4204 7065 4204 7066 4202 7068 4201 7060
      4199 7063 4201 7071 4199 7070 4197 7065
      4195 7065 4195 7058

Field



Special Statement

Statement as of 7:23 AM EDT on May 30, 2016

Expires 10:00 AM EDT on May 30, 2016


... Patches of dense fog possible throughout southern New England into
mid morning...

Patches of dense fog were affecting portions of southern New
England early this morning. Showers are resulting in variable
visibilities throughout the area with visibilities dropping as low
as half a mile at times. Motorists should be prepared for poor
visibility and drive with extra caution this morning. Visibility
should improve some by mid to late morning as heavier rain showers
move into the region.


Rlg

723 am EDT Mon may 30 2016

... Patches of dense fog possible throughout southern New England into
mid morning...

Patches of dense fog were affecting portions of southern New
England early this morning. Showers are resulting in variable
visibilities throughout the area with visibilities dropping as low
as half a mile at times. Motorists should be prepared for poor
visibility and drive with extra caution this morning. Visibility
should improve some by mid to late morning as heavier rain showers
move into the region.


Rlg


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 7:51 AM EDT on May 30, 2016


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 7
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Skywarn spotters... cooperative observers... cococrahs
observers... media and Highway departments for these reports. This
summary is also available on our home Page at weather.Gov/Boston

********************storm total rainfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     rainfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Massachusetts

... Bristol County...
   Taunton 1.00 700 am 5/30 NWS office

... Norfolk County...
   Westwood 1.43 720 am 5/30 amateur radio
   Bellingham 1.23 720 am 5/30 amateur radio
   Foxboro 0.75 700 am 5/30 co-op observer

Rhode Island

... Providence County...
   Johnston 1.51 720 am 5/30 amateur radio
   Cranston 1.39 720 am 5/30 amateur radio
   Providence 1.18 720 am 5/30 amateur radio


**********************24 hour rainfall**********************

Location 24 hour time/date comments
                     rainfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Connecticut

... Hartford County...
   3 SW central manches 0.54 700 am 5/30 cocorahs
   3 WNW Bristol 0.40 700 am 5/30 cocorahs
   1 NW Collinsville 0.31 700 am 5/30 cocorahs
   1 SSW North Canton 0.30 700 am 5/30 cocorahs

... Tolland County...
   4 NNE Vernon 0.25 530 am 5/30 cocorahs

... Windham County...
   2 SSE north grosveno 0.48 700 am 5/30 cocorahs

Massachusetts

... Bristol County...
   2 N Rehoboth 1.05 700 am 5/30 cocorahs
   4 N Taunton 0.85 700 am 5/30 cocorahs
   3 SSW Dartmouth 0.25 700 am 5/30 cocorahs

... Essex County...
   3 NW Beverly 0.38 700 am 5/30 cocorahs
   1 E Rockport 0.29 700 am 5/30 cocorahs

... Hampden County...
   3 WNW Springfield 0.26 700 am 5/30 cocorahs

... Middlesex County...
   1 W Holliston 0.43 700 am 5/30 cocorahs

... Plymouth County...
   WSW East Bridgewater 0.42 645 am 5/30 cocorahs
   1 NNE Plympton 0.25 700 am 5/30 cocorahs

... Suffolk County...
   1 N Chelsea 0.92 700 am 5/30 cocorahs

... Worcester County...
   2 NNW Milford 0.30 700 am 5/30 cocorahs
   1 W Grafton 0.29 650 am 5/30 cocorahs

Rhode Island

... Newport County...
   1 E Little Compton 0.37 700 am 5/30 cocorahs

... Providence County...
   2 NE Providence 1.38 700 am 5/30 cocorahs
   4 ENE Cranston 1.37 700 am 5/30 cocorahs
   WSW Manville 1.25 700 am 5/30 cocorahs

... Washington County...
   E Rockville 0.85 700 am 5/30 cocorahs
   8 NNE Kingston 0.46 700 am 5/30 cocorahs
   4 S Hope Valley 0.43 700 am 5/30 cocorahs

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:5/30/2016, 700 am, MA, Bristol, Taunton, , , 41.90300, -71.09330, rain, 1.00, inch, NWS office,
:5/30/2016, 720 am, MA, Norfolk, Westwood, , , 42.21670, -71.21670, rain, 1.43, inch, amateur radio,
:5/30/2016, 720 am, MA, Norfolk, Bellingham, , , 42.09410, -71.47460, rain, 1.23, inch, amateur radio,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, MA, Norfolk, Foxboro, , , 42.05843, -71.24950, rain, 0.75, inch, co-op observer,
:5/30/2016, 720 am, RI, Providence, Johnston, , , 41.81670, -71.46670, rain, 1.51, inch, amateur radio,
:5/30/2016, 720 am, RI, Providence, Cranston, , , 41.76660, -71.48110, rain, 1.39, inch, amateur radio,
:5/30/2016, 720 am, RI, Providence, Providence, , , 41.82200, -71.41970, rain, 1.18, inch, amateur radio,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, CT, Hartford, central Manchester, 3, SW, 41.74755, -72.55187, rain_24, 0.54, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, CT, Hartford, Bristol, 3, WNW, 41.70138, -72.98527, rain_24, 0.40, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, CT, Hartford, Collinsville, 1, NW, 41.82680, -72.93720, rain_24, 0.31, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, CT, Hartford, North Canton, 1, SSW, 41.88515, -72.89729, rain_24, 0.30, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 530 am, CT, Tolland, Vernon, 4, NNE, 41.86616, -72.46936, rain_24, 0.25, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, CT, Windham, North Grosvenor Dale, 2, SSE, 41.96227, -71.88700, rain_24, 0.48, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, MA, Bristol, Rehoboth, 2, N, 41.86302, -71.27286, rain_24, 1.05, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, MA, Bristol, Taunton, 4, N, 41.95813, -71.08212, rain_24, 0.85, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, MA, Bristol, Dartmouth, 3, SSW, 41.53459, -71.02197, rain_24, 0.25, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, MA, Essex, Beverly, 3, NW, 42.58721, -70.87740, rain_24, 0.38, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, MA, Essex, Rockport, 1, E, 42.64483, -70.59914, rain_24, 0.29, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, MA, Hampden, Springfield, 3, WNW, 42.12430, -72.58614, rain_24, 0.26, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, MA, Middlesex, Holliston, 1, W, 42.19946, -71.44790, rain_24, 0.43, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 645 am, MA, Plymouth, East Bridgewater, , WSW, 42.03202, -70.95480, rain_24, 0.42, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, MA, Plymouth, Plympton, 1, NNE, 41.96312, -70.81198, rain_24, 0.25, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, MA, Suffolk, Chelsea, 1, N, 42.40730, -71.03570, rain_24, 0.92, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, MA, Worcester, Milford, 2, NNW, 42.17903, -71.53388, rain_24, 0.30, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 650 am, MA, Worcester, Grafton, 1, W, 42.20032, -71.70890, rain_24, 0.29, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, RI, Newport, Little Compton, 1, E, 41.50900, -71.15900, rain_24, 0.37, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, RI, Providence, Providence, 2, NE, 41.84272, -71.38515, rain_24, 1.38, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, RI, Providence, Cranston, 4, ENE, 41.77990, -71.40170, rain_24, 1.37, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, RI, Providence, Manville, , WSW, 41.96758, -71.48103, rain_24, 1.25, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, RI, Washington, Rockville, , E, 41.52019, -71.75317, rain_24, 0.85, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, RI, Washington, Kingston, 8, NNE, 41.57382, -71.47244, rain_24, 0.46, inch, cocorahs,
:5/30/2016, 700 am, RI, Washington, Hope Valley, 4, S, 41.46136, -71.71599, rain_24, 0.43, inch, cocorahs,


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