Storm and flooding damage across western Mass.

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Heavy rain and thunderstorms fell across parts of western Massachusetts Friday night causing flooding and damage in some areas. 

Rainfall, according to the National Weather Service Skywarn Storm Spotters:

  • Erving: 2.67 inches
  • Turners Falls: 2.31 inches
  • Athol: 2.14 inches
  • Greenfield: 1.72 inches

Damage according to the National Weather Service Skywarn Storm Spotters:

5:12 p.m.: Greenfield; Franklin Street, several flooded basements
5:25 p.m.: Turners Falls; Arch Street, Deerfield Street flooded and impassable,
5:25 p.m.: Turners Falls; Avenue A, man hole covers forced off, road impassable from flooding, car stuck in flood waters
5:25 p.m.: Greenfield; Adams Road, flooded and impassable
5:27 p.m.: Greenfield; Route 2 at North Street, flooded and impassable
5:27 p.m.: Blandford; Tree down on Route 23 west of South Road
5:33 p.m.: Greenfield; Scout Road, flooded and impassable, water getting into basements
5:36 p.m.: Greenfield; Sanderson Street vicinity of Kennemetal and Bay State Franklin Medical Center completely impassable, flooded
5:41 p.m.: Holyoke; Carlos Vega Park, tree down on car
5:41 p.m.: Holyoke; 223 Sergeant Street, tree down on house
5:41 p.m.: Holyoke; Allen Street, large branch down
5:58 p.m.: West Springfield; Kings Highway East, large limb down
6:03 p.m.: Granby; Batchelor Street, large tree down blocking road
6:06 p.m.: Greenfield; Green Street, significant flooding of a basement
6:15 p.m.: Athol; Main Street flooded out
6:23 p.m.: Shutesbury; Baker Road, telephone pole struck by lightning on fire
6:25 p.m.: Orange, Route 2A in the vicinity of Lyman Contractors, significant street flooding, rocks washed onto Route 2A and Route 2 west of Lyman Contractors
6:25 p.m.: Turners Falls, Girswold Street flooded out
6:25 p.m.: Turners Falls, Avenue C flooded out

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