Southern New London Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 12:29 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM EST this
evening...

* what... wet snow and mixed precipitation expected. Total snow
accumulations of 3 to 6 inches, highest away from the immediate
coastline, and ice accumulations of a light glaze expected.
Snowfall rates of 1 inch per hour possible. Winds gusting as
high as 45 mph.

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

* When... until 11 PM EST this evening.

* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions. The
hazardous conditions will impact the evening commute. Gusty
winds could bring down tree branches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

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
      4131 7185




Coastal Flood Statement
Issued: 2:28 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

* locations... vulnerable coastal locales along coastal
southeastern Connecticut.

* Tidal departure... 2 1/2 to 3 ft above astronomical tides.

* Coastal flood impacts... brief minor flooding of the most
vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and shoreline.

* Timing... around the times of high tide tonight.





Hydrologic Statement
Issued: 11:19 AM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

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
      4152 7208




Coastal Flood Statement
Issued: 2:28 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

* locations... vulnerable coastal locales along coastal
southeastern Connecticut.

* Tidal departure... 2 1/2 to 3 ft above astronomical tides.

* Coastal flood impacts... brief minor flooding of the most
vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and shoreline.

* Timing... around the times of high tide tonight.