415  
WGUS41 KBOX 290324  
FLWBOX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOSTON/NORTON MA  
1024 PM EST SAT JAN 28 2023  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOSTON/NORTON MA HAS ISSUED A  
FLOOD WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MASSACHUSETTS...  
 
TAUNTON RIVER NEAR BRIDGEWATER AFFECTING BRISTOL AND PLYMOUTH  
COUNTIES.  
 
FOR THE TAUNTON RIVER...INCLUDING BRIDGEWATER...MINOR FLOODING IS  
FORECAST.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV.  
 
THE NEXT STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED SUNDAY MORNING AT 700 AM EST.  
 

 
 
MAC005-023-291200-  
/O.NEW.KBOX.FL.W.0005.230129T0324Z-230129T1200Z/  
/BDGM3.1.ER.230127T0633Z.230127T2345Z.230129T0600Z.NO/  
1024 PM EST SAT JAN 28 2023  
 
...FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY, JANUARY 26 TO TOMORROW  
MORNING...  
 
* WHAT...MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
 
* WHERE...TAUNTON RIVER NEAR BRIDGEWATER.  
 
* WHEN...FROM THURSDAY, JANUARY 26 TO TOMORROW MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...AT 8.0 FEET, BACKWATER FLOODING FROM THE TAUNTON RIVER  
WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF LOWER PURCHADE BROOK IN MIDDLEBORO. THIS  
WILL CAUSE WOLOSKI PARK TO BECOME IMPASSABLE BY MOST VEHICLES.  
BEWARE OF THE DANGERS OF CROSSING FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...  
- AT 9:45 PM EST SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.0 FEET.  
- RECENT ACTIVITY...THE MAXIMUM RIVER STAGE IN THE 24 HOURS  
ENDING AT 9:45 PM EST SATURDAY WAS 8.3 FEET.  
- FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE  
JUST AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND CONTINUE FALLING TO 6.4 FEET  
TUESDAY EVENING.  
- FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.  
- FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF  
8.0 FEET ON 02/09/1941.  
- HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SAFETY/FLOOD  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4182 7119 4202 7097 4194 7087 4177 7110  
 

 
 
RM  
 
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