807  
WGUS41 KBOX 261205  
FLWBOX  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOSTON/NORTON MA  
705 AM EST SAT DEC 26 2020  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOSTON/NORTON MA HAS ISSUED A  
FLOOD WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN CONNECTICUT...  
 
CONNECTICUT RIVER AT MIDDLE HADDAM AFFECTING MIDDLESEX COUNTY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV.  
 
THE NEXT STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED THIS EVENING AT 715 PM EST.  
 

 
 
CTC007-270015-  
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705 AM EST SAT DEC 26 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE CONNECTICUT RIVER AT MIDDLE HADDAM.  
* FROM THIS EVENING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 6:55 AM EST SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.2 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE THIS  
EVENING AND CONTINUE RISING TO A CREST OF 8.7 FEET LATE TOMORROW  
EVENING.  
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET, FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN LOW LYING SECTIONS  
ALONG THE CONNECTICUT RIVER FROM WETHERSFIELD AND GLASTONBURY  
DOWNSTREAM THROUGH CROMWELL, MIDDLETOWN AND PORTLAND. BOATING  
INTERESTS SHOULD PREPARE FOR A PERIOD OF SWIFT RIVER FLOWS.  

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

 
 
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