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WGUS81 KBOX 021919  
FLSBOX  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA  
319 PM EDT THU NOV 2 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
CONNECTICUT...  
 
CONNECTICUT RIVER AT MIDDLE HADDAM AFFECTING MIDDLESEX COUNTY  
 
SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND'S RIVERS WILL CONTINUE TO RECEDE FROM THE RAINS  
THIS PAST WEEKEND.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE...A FLOOD STATEMENT PROVIDING THE LATEST INFORMATION  
IN THIS FLOOD EVENT WILL BE ISSUED WITHIN THE NEXT 8 HOURS, OR  
EARLIER IF NEEDED.  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT ALLOW CHILDREN TO PLAY NEAR SWOLLEN RIVERS,  
STREAMS OR CULVERTS. SWIFTLY MOVING WATER CAN POSE AN IMMINENT THREAT  
TO LIFE.  
 

 
 
CTC007-021949-  
/O.CAN.KBOX.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-171102T2100Z/  
/MHDC3.1.ER.171101T1128Z.171101T1650Z.171102T0820Z.UU/  
319 PM EDT THU NOV 2 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE CONNECTICUT RIVER AT MIDDLE HADDAM.  
* AT 2:55 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.6 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 4:20 AM THURSDAY.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 4.7 FEET BY TOMORROW  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...FLOODING IS LIKELY IN THE VICINITY OF MEADOW  
ROAD, ROUTE 17A, IN THE GILDERSLEEVE SECTION OF PORTLAND. A PORTION  
OF THIS ROADWAY WILL LIKELY BE CLOSED. THIS INCLUDES THE EXCHANGE  
CLUB OF PORTLAND FAIRGROUNDS. BOATING INTERESTS SHOULD PREPARE FOR  
A PERIOD OF SWIFT RIVER FLOWS DURING THIS PERIOD.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4164 7269 4164 7258 4129 7225 4126 7239  
4141 7251 4156 7270  
 

 
 
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