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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA  
1033 PM EDT TUE JUL 18 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTH CENTRAL HAMPDEN COUNTY IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...  
 
* UNTIL 1230 AM EDT  
 
* AT 1032 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED  
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO  
TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED  
TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
SPRINGFIELD, ENFIELD, WESTFIELD, AGAWAM, WEST SPRINGFIELD,  
LONGMEADOW, EAST LONGMEADOW AND SOUTHWICK.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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.  
 
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 4211 7272 4209 7247 4204 7249 4203 7252  
4203 7257 4202 7259 4202 7260 4203 7261  
4204 7273  
 

 
 
DUNTEN  
 
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