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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOSTON/NORTON MA  
222 PM EDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOSTON/NORTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTH CENTRAL HAMPSHIRE COUNTY IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...  
CENTRAL HAMPDEN COUNTY IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...  
 
* UNTIL 515 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 222 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO  
BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
SPRINGFIELD, CHICOPEE, HOLYOKE, AGAWAM, WEST SPRINGFIELD, LUDLOW,  
SOUTH HADLEY, EAST LONGMEADOW, BELCHERTOWN, WILBRAHAM, PALMER AND  
HAMPDEN.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING WILL OCCUR QUICKLY, AND  
COULD BE LIFE THREATENING FOR THOSE WHO TRY TO DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED  
ROADS OR UNDERPASSES. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. THOSE NEAR SMALL STREAMS  
NEED TO GET TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4223 7238 4208 7239 4208 7269 4221 7268  
 

 
 
JWD  
 
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