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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOSTON/NORTON MA  
242 PM EDT MON AUG 24 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOSTON/NORTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
WEST CENTRAL BRISTOL COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...  
EAST CENTRAL PROVIDENCE COUNTY IN RHODE ISLAND...  
 
* UNTIL 445 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 241 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR  
EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS,  
HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER  
DRAINAGE AND LOW LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
PROVIDENCE, PAWTUCKET, TAUNTON, EAST PROVIDENCE, NORTH  
ATTLEBOROUGH, ATTLEBORO, NORTON, SEEKONK, REHOBOTH AND DIGHTON.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS  
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4183 7138 4184 7138 4184 7137 4187 7138  
4195 7138 4193 7112 4182 7113  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
 

 
 
CHAI  
 
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