976  
WGUS51 KBOX 130544  
FFWBOX  
MAC013-130845-  
/O.NEW.KBOX.FF.W.0001.180113T0544Z-180113T0845Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA  
1244 AM EST SAT JAN 13 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN HAMPDEN COUNTY IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...  
 
* UNTIL 345 AM EST  
 
* AT 1242 AM EST, AN ICE JAM ALONG THE WESTFIELD RIVER WAS CAUSING A  
RAPID RISE IN WATER LEVEL IN WESTFIELD, NEAR SPRINGFIELD ROAD IN  
THE FROGS HOLE AREA. THOSE IN LOW LYING SECTIONS ALONG THE RIVER  
THROUGH WESTFIELD SHOULD TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT MATERIALS THAT ARE  
IN FLOOD PRONE AREAS AT STAGES AROUND 13.50 FEET. LOCALIZED  
FLOODING IN THE FROGS HOLE AREA IS EXPECTED.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
WESTFIELD.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4211 7269 4210 7269 4210 7272 4212 7272  
4211 7270  
 

 
 
JWD  
 
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