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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:42 PM EDT Oct. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Tuesday afternoon through
late Tuesday night...

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions northwestern Connecticut,
western Massachusetts, and southern Vermont, including the
following areas, in northwestern Connecticut, northern
Litchfield and southern Litchfield. In western Massachusetts,
northern Berkshire and southern Berkshire. In southern Vermont,
Bennington, eastern Windham, and western Windham.

* From Tuesday afternoon through late Tuesday night.

* Heavy rainfall is expected to develop along and immediately
ahead of a slow moving cold front. A band of showers and
thunderstorms containing very heavy rainfall will slowly move
across the watch area Tuesday afternoon and evening. Rainfall
rates may approach or exceed one inch per hour. There is a
possibility that the band slows down over the watch area,
resulting in some flash flooding of urban and poor drainage
areas, especially where leaves clog storm drains.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:42 PM EDT Oct. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Tuesday afternoon through
late Tuesday night...

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions northwestern Connecticut,
western Massachusetts, and southern Vermont, including the
following areas, in northwestern Connecticut, northern
Litchfield and southern Litchfield. In western Massachusetts,
northern Berkshire and southern Berkshire. In southern Vermont,
Bennington, eastern Windham, and western Windham.

* From Tuesday afternoon through late Tuesday night.

* Heavy rainfall is expected to develop along and immediately
ahead of a slow moving cold front. A band of showers and
thunderstorms containing very heavy rainfall will slowly move
across the watch area Tuesday afternoon and evening. Rainfall
rates may approach or exceed one inch per hour. There is a
possibility that the band slows down over the watch area,
resulting in some flash flooding of urban and poor drainage
areas, especially where leaves clog storm drains.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.