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WGUS51 KBOX 231120
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MAC009-017-231415-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
720 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN MIDDLESEX COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
  ESSEX COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...

* UNTIL 1015 AM EDT

* AT 719 AM EDT...HEAVY RAIN WAS CCURRING WITH FLASH FLOODING IS
  OCCURRING ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE NORTH SHORE AND MERRIMACK VALLEY
  OF MASSACHUSETTS.  SEVERAL AREA ROADWAYS WILL BE COVERED WITH
  WATER THROUGH THE COMMUTE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  LOWELL...LYNN...LAWRENCE...HAVERHILL...PEABODY...METHUEN...SALEM...
  BILLERICA...BEVERLY...WOBURN...CHELMSFORD...ANDOVER...DRACUT...
  TEWKSBURY...GLOUCESTER...NORTH ANDOVER...SAUGUS...DANVERS...
  WAKEFIELD...READING...WILMINGTON...STONEHAM...MARBLEHEAD...
  AND NORTH READING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RAPID AND POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING FLOODING OF STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES IS IMMINENT. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADS AND FIND
ALTERNATE ROUTES.

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS ISSUED FOR RAPID AND POTENTIALLY LIFE
THREATENING FLOODING. IN URBAN AREAS AVOID FLOODED ROADS AND OBEY
ROAD CLOSURES. THOSE NEAR SMALL STREAMS MUST HEAD FOR HIGHER GROUND
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4273 7083 4271 7077 4271 7078 4264 7074
      4266 7059 4258 7066 4261 7066 4254 7089
      4253 7090 4254 7087 4252 7089 4251 7082
      4244 7092 4242 7090 4243 7092 4261 7138
      4269 7135 4276 7118

$$

MD




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