Weather Alerts for Woonsocket

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flash Flood Watch  FLASH FLOOD WATCH   Flash Flood Watch
WOONSOCKET

Areas Affected:
Block Island - Bristol - Eastern Kent - Newport - Northwest Providence - Southeast Providence - Washington - Western Kent
Effective: Wed, 8/4 8:00pm Updated: Wed, 8/4 8:53am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 8/5 11:00am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING...
The National Weather Service in Norton has issued a
* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Massachusetts and Rhode Island,
including the following areas, in Massachusetts, Central Middlesex
MA, Eastern Essex MA, Eastern Norfolk MA, Eastern Plymouth MA,
Northern Bristol MA, Southeast Middlesex MA, Southern Bristol MA,
Southern Plymouth MA, Suffolk MA, Western Essex MA, Western
Norfolk MA and Western Plymouth MA. In Rhode Island, Block Island
RI, Bristol RI, Eastern Kent RI, Newport RI, Northwest Providence
RI, Southeast Providence RI, Washington RI and Western Kent RI.
* From this evening through Thursday morning.
* Showers and a few thunderstorms will bring heavy rainfall to
portions of Rhode Island and eastern Massachusetts tonight.
Rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches with locally up to 4 inches are
possible. The axis of heaviest rainfall is somewhat uncertain and
may still shift east or west.
* Heavy rainfall may cause street flooding and result in rapid rises
on small streams and creeks.

Information:
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.