Northern New London Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 4:27 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 4 am EST Friday...

* what... heavy snow and mixed precipitation. Additional snow
accumulations of 5 to 7 inches and ice accumulations of around
one tenth of an inch. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph.

* Where... northern New London, northern Fairfield, northern
Middlesex and northern New Haven counties.

* When... until 4 am EST Friday.

* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions. The
hazardous conditions will impact the evening commute.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet
and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible.

Check local Department of Transportation information services for
the latest Road conditions.





Flood Warning
Issued: 11:31 AM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pawcatuck River at westerly.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 am Thursday the stage was 7.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 7.2 feet by after
midnight tonight then begin falling.
* Impact... at 7.0 feet... minor lowland flooding occurs along the
Pawcatuck River. Along Route 3 in Hopkinton, floodwaters encroach
on lowest lying homes in French Village.


Lat... Lon 4134 7189 4144 7188 4146 7177 4135 7174
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Special Statement, Hydrologic Statement
Issued: 4:01 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... An area of heavy snow will affect southern New London...
Fairfield... southern Middlesex... New Haven... Hudson... Passaic...
Union... Bergen... Essex... Orange... Putnam... Queens... Richmond...
Bronx... Kings... Rockland... Westchester... Suffolk... New York
(manhattan) and Nassau counties...

At 359 PM EST, an area of heavy snow was located along a line
extending from Columbia to Chatham to Brookville to 6 miles south of
Shinnecock Hills. Movement was northeast at 30 mph.

Locations impacted include...
Islip, Newark, Jersey City, Jamaica, Yonkers, Paterson, Bridgeport,
New Haven, Elizabeth, Stamford, Flatbush, Norwalk, Danbury, New
Rochelle and Flushing.

Visibilities will drop quickly to less than a quarter of a mile in
this area of heavy snow. Snowfall rates will average between 1 and
2 inches an hour. Travel will be difficult and should be avoided
where possible.

Icy roads are possible as the snow melts on the roads then quickly
refreezes.

Lat... Lon 4145 7189 4120 7210 4129 7211 4126 7291
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      4120 7217 4113 7231 4111 7233 4110 7207
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time... Mot... loc 2059z 208deg 26kt 4091 7508 4075 7437 4081 7357 4081
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1119 am EST Thu Nov 15 2018

Forecast information for
shetucket river below Willimantic.
* At 10:30 am Thursday the stage was 6.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 6.5 feet early Saturday
morning.



Lat... Lon 4172 7223 4174 7218 4161 7202 4152 7204
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