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DAILY RIVER AND LAKE SUMMARY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA  
1217 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017  
 
HIGH PRESSURE OVER NEW ENGLAND WILL SLOWLY SHIFT EAST TODAY WHILE A  
STALLED COLD FRONT JUST TO OUR SOUTH BEGINS LIFTING NORTH AS A WARM  
FRONT. THIS WILL RESULT IN A PERIOD OF LIGHT RAIN FOR WESTERN  
MASSACHUSETTS AND WESTERN CONNECTICUT. ELSEWHERE ACROSS THE REGION,  
EXPECT MAINLY DRY CONDITIONS TODAY, HOWEVER COOL EASTERLY WINDS WILL  
KEEP A DAMP FEEL TO THE AIR.  
 
RAIN WILL BECOME MORE LIKELY AND WIDESPREAD OVER OUR REGION TONIGHT.  
BUT COLD AIR DRAINING FROM NORTH TO SOUTH ACROSS OUR INTERIOR  
SECTIONS COULD PRODUCE POCKETS OF FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET.  
 
ON MONDAY, POCKETS OF FREEZING RAIN MAY LINGER IN THE MORNING NORTH  
OF THE MASS PIKE AND OUTSIDE OF I-495, OTHERWISE PERIODS OF RAIN  
WILL CONTINUE THROUGHOUT THE DAY.  
 
THERE WILL BE LULL IN THE PRECIPITATION MONDAY NIGHT THEN RAIN  
CHANCES RETURN ON TUESDAY WHEN A LARGE COMPLEX STORM SYSTEM FINALLY  
MOVES THROUGH LATE IN THE DAY.  
 
RAINFALL TOTALS OVER THE NEXT 24 TO 48 HOURS WILL AVERAGE FROM 0.25  
TO 0.75 INCHES. THIS WILL RESULT IN AREA MAIN STEM RIVER LEVELS  
SHOWING ONLY SLIGHT RISES.  
 
THESE FORECASTS INCLUDE 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD ENDING  
AT 7 AM TODAY, AND FORECAST PRECIPITATION THROUGH 7 AM TOMORROW.  
 
.B BOS 0326 DC201703261207 DH12/HG/DRH+24/HGIFF/DRH+30/HGIFF/  
.B1 DRH+36/HGIFF/DRH+48/HGIFF  
 
:STATION FLOOD 7 AM 24-HR FORECASTS  
:ID NAME STAGE STAGE CHANGE 7 AM 1 PM 7 PM 7 AM  
: SUN MON MON MON TUE  
:  
:CONNECTICUT RIVER  
MNTM3:MONTAGUE 28.0: 10.5/: 0.3: 11.5/ 11.4/ 12.0/ 13.0/  
NHMM3:NORTHAMPTON 112.0:102.9/: 0.0: M/ M/ M/ M/  
HLUM3:HOLYOKE DAM 9.0: 3.5/: 0.2: 3.4/ 3.4/ 3.4/ 3.4/  
HLYM3:HOLYOKE 26.5: 8.2/: -0.3: M/ M/ M/ M/  
SPGM3:SPRINGFIELD 20.0: 2.5/: -0.5: 2.6/ 2.7/ 2.9/ 3.4/  
TMVC3:THOMPSONVILLE 15.0: 9.0/: -0.1: 9.0/ 9.1/ 9.1/ 9.4/  
HFDC3:HARTFORD 16.0: 3.2/: -0.1: 3.6/ 4.3/ 4.2/ 4.7/  
MHDC3:MIDDLE HADDAM 7.0: 0.8/: -0.5: 1.3/ 3.2/ 1.3/ 1.3/  
:  
:CHICOPEE RIVER  
INDM3:INDIAN ORCHARD 12.0: 4.8/: 0.6: 4.8/ 5.0/ 5.2/ 5.5/  
:  
:WESTFIELD RIVER  
WSFM3:WESTFIELD 13.0: 4.6/: 0.0: 4.7/ 5.0/ 5.4/ 5.8/  
:  
:FARMINGTON RIVER  
UNVC3:UNIONVILLE 12.0: 5.3/: 0.1: 5.4/ 5.8/ 6.1/ 6.3/  
SIMC3:SIMSBURY 12.0: 2.3/: 0.1: 2.5/ 2.6/ 3.1/ 4.2/  
TARC3:TARIFFVILLE 9.0: 1.7/: 0.1: 1.8/ 1.9/ 2.2/ 2.8/  
:  
:SHETUCKET RIVER  
WLMC3:WILLIMANTIC 13.0: 3.5/: 0.2: 3.3/ 3.6/ 4.1/ 4.7/  
:  
:BLACKSTONE RIVER  
NBRM3:NORTHBRIDGE 9.0: 3.9/: 0.0: M/ M/ M/ M/  
WOOR1:WOONSOCKET 9.0: 2.6/: 0.1: 2.6/ 2.7/ 2.8/ 3.1/  
:  
:CHARLES RIVER  
DOVM3:DOVER 5.0: 1.5/: -0.0: 1.5/ 1.5/ 1.6/ 1.6/  
:  
:NEPONSET RIVER  
NRWM3:NORWOOD 9.0: 6.3/: 0.0: 6.3/ 6.4/ 6.5/ 6.5/  
:  
:PAWCATUCK RIVER  
WODR1:WOOD RIVER JCT 5.0: 2.8/: -0.0: 2.8/ 2.8/ 2.8/ 2.7/  
WSTR1:WESTERLY 7.0: 5.1/: -0.1: 5.0/ 5.0/ 5.0/ 5.0/  
:  
:PAWTUXET RIVER  
CRAR1:CRANSTON 9.0: 4.4/: 0.0: M/ M/ M/ M/  
:  
:QUINEBAUG RIVER  
PUTC3:PUTNAM 9.5: 3.4/: 0.0: 3.6/ 3.6/ 3.8/ 4.4/  
:  
:TAUNTON RIVER  
BDGM3:BRIDGEWATER 8.0: 4.3/: -0.0: 4.3/ 4.3/ 4.3/ 4.4/  
:  
:WOOD RIVER  
HOPR1:HOPE VALLEY 5.0: 2.7/: -0.0: 2.6/ 2.6/ 2.6/ 2.7/  
:  
:MERRIMACK RIVER  
LOWM3:LOWELL 52.0: 43.5/: 0.0: 43.7/ 43.8/ 44.0/ 44.2/  
LAWM3:LAWRENCE 24.0: 11.3/: 0.1: 11.4/ 11.5/ 11.7/ 12.2/  
HVRM3:HAVERHILL 15.0: 3.3/: -0.0: 3.2/ 8.4/ 3.7/ 4.2/  
:  
:NASHUA RIVER  
DNSM3:EAST PEPPERELL 8.0: 2.0/: 0.1: 2.2/ 2.2/ 2.3/ 3.0/  
:  
:SQUANNACOOK RIVER  
WGTM3:WEST GROTON 7.0: 2.6/: 0.1: 2.5/ 2.5/ 2.8/ 3.6/  
:  
:NORTH NASHUA RIVER  
FBGM3:FITCHBURG 6.5: 2.9/: 0.1: 3.0/ 3.4/ 4.0/ 4.1/  
:  
:CONCORD RIVER  
LCNM3:LOWELL 8.0: 5.4/: 0.0: 5.4/ 5.5/ 5.6/ 5.6/  
:  
:SPICKET RIVER  
MTHM3:METHUEN 8.0: 4.1/: 0.2: M/ M/ M/ M/  
:  
:SUDBURY RIVER  
SAXM3:SAXONVILLE 10.0: 5.9/: 0.0: 5.9/ 6.1/ 6.2/ 6.3/  
:  
:ASSABET RIVER  
MAYM3:MAYNARD 5.0: 2.6/: 0.0: 2.6/ 2.7/ 2.8/ 3.0/  
:  
:SHAWSHEEN RIVER  
ANDM3:ANDOVER 29.0: 24.7/: -0.0: 26.7/ 26.9/ 27.1/ 27.3/  
WLMM3:WILMINGTON 7.0: 2.8/: 0.0: 2.6/ 2.6/ 2.7/ 2.9/  
.END  
 
OBSERVED RIVER STAGES ARE COURTESY OF THE U.S.GEOLOGICAL SURVEY,  
NEW ENGLAND DIVISION OF THE ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, AS WELL AS OTHER  
COOPERATING AGENCIES.  
 
DURING FLOOD EPISODES, CREST FORECAST UPDATES CAN BE OBTAINED IN  
RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS AND RIVER FLOOD STATEMENTS.  
 

 
 
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