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Flood Warning
Issued: 5:16 AM EDT Sep. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until Thursday afternoon... the Flood Warning continues
for
the Yantic River at Yantic
* until Thursday afternoon
* at 4:46 am Wednesday the stage was 12.0 feet
* major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast
* flood stage is 9.0 feet
* the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by late this afternoon.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 14.7 feet on Sep 21 1938.



                   Flood observed forecast
location stage stage day time crest
Yantic 9.0 12.03 Wed 5 am 12.5 Wed 3 am




Lat... Lon 4152 7204 4151 7209 4156 7225 4160 7223
      4157 7208




Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 5:48 AM EDT Sep. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Upton NY has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for poor drainage areas
for...
New London County in southern Connecticut...

* until 745 am EDT.

* At 547 am EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding.
Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in
the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Jewett City, Norwich, New London, Groton, Old Saybrook, Salem,
Mystic, Waterford, East Lyme, Ledyard, Griswold, Old Lyme, Preston,
Lisbon and Bozrah.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4142 7180 4141 7184 4134 7183 4132 7185
      4133 7194 4130 7197 4130 7201 4131 7208
      4129 7212 4130 7217 4131 7219 4128 7220
      4128 7225 4127 7232 4128 7234 4132 7235
      4135 7238 4138 7238 4164 7192 4164 7179


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 5:48 AM EDT Sep. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Upton NY has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for poor drainage areas
for...
New London County in southern Connecticut...

* until 745 am EDT.

* At 547 am EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding.
Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in
the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Jewett City, Norwich, New London, Groton, Old Saybrook, Salem,
Mystic, Waterford, East Lyme, Ledyard, Griswold, Old Lyme, Preston,
Lisbon and Bozrah.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4142 7180 4141 7184 4134 7183 4132 7185
      4133 7194 4130 7197 4130 7201 4131 7208
      4129 7212 4130 7217 4131 7219 4128 7220
      4128 7225 4127 7232 4128 7234 4132 7235
      4135 7238 4138 7238 4164 7192 4164 7179


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