NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: Flood Watch

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN CONNECTICUT…

MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND…INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING

COUNTIES…IN NORTHERN CONNECTICUT…HARTFORD…TOLLAND AND

WINDHAM. IN MASSACHUSETTS…BRISTOL…CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST

MIDDLESEX…EASTERN HAMPDEN…ESSEX…NORFOLK…PLYMOUTH…

SOUTHERN WORCESTER AND SUFFOLK. IN RHODE ISLAND…BRISTOL…

KENT…NEWPORT…PROVIDENCE AND WASHINGTON.

* FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT

* MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL WILL IMPACT MOST OF SOUTHERN NEW

ENGLAND SOMETIME LATE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY. RAINFALL TOTALS OF

2.0 TO 2.5 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE WITHIN THE WATCH AREA BY

WEDNESDAY MORNING. THIS RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO LOCALIZED

FLOODING…MAINLY OF URBAN AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.

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