Flood Warning in effect for Hampshire & Franklin Counties

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After a stretch of dry and warm days, some significant rain is expected today. The 22News Storm Team has issued a Weather Alert for potential street and stream flooding Tuesday with periods of very heavy rain this morning through early afternoon.

Rainfall reports

Roughly 1-3 inches of rain is possible with some localized higher amounts not out of the question. 

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Alerts

A Flood Warning has been issued for the Hampshire and Franklin Counties until 4:30 p.m. and the Hoosic River in Williamstown from Tuesday afternoon into night.

WEATHER ALERTS: Check your area for up to date information

Timing: 

  • Heaviest Rain: Tuesday morning through 2 p.m. Tuesday afternoon
  • 2 p.m.-8 p.m.: Isolated light shower with some breaks of sun. 

Impacts:

  • Street flooding is likely with possible road closures
  • Small stream flooding is possible
  • Basement flooding is possible
  • River flooding of our major rivers is not expected, but some smaller rivers may start running high
  • An isolated strong/severe storm with damaging winds is possible

Safety: 

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