Hartford Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 10:38 PM EDT on April 20, 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Connecticut River at Hartford. * Until Monday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 10:16 PM Sunday the stage was 17.5 feet. * Flood stage is 16.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by tomorrow morning. * Impact...at 18.0 feet...flooding of low lying areas below Hartford is expected...especially in areas that are outside of levee protection. Flooding also affects low lying areas upstream of Hartford...including a portion of Windsor where the Farmington River empties into the Connecticut River. Further downstream flooding is expected in low lying sections along the Connecticut River from Wethersfield and Glastonbury downstream through Cromwell...Middletown and Portland. Boating interests should prepare for swift river flows.