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Flood Warning
Issued: 5:29 AM EDT Apr. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Connecticut River at Middle Haddam.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 4:55 am Monday the stage was 9.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 9.3 feet by late
this afternoon.
* Impact... at 9.5 feet... flooding closes most of Meadow Road, Route
17a, in the Gildersleeve section of Portland. Flooding impacts the
Middletown Marina and Meadow farms. In Cromwell, portions of River
Road will be closed. In Rocky Hill, parts of Meadow Road will be
impassable for a time. Flooding continues along the river southward
through Essex.


Lat... Lon 4164 7269 4164 7258 4129 7225 4126 7239
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529 am EDT Mon Apr 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Connecticut River at Hartford.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 4:30 am Monday the stage was 18.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 19.0 feet by
tonight then begin falling.
* Impact... at 19.0 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
closes most of Meadow Road, Route 17a, in Portland. Flooding
impacts the Middletown Marina and Meadow farms. In Cromwell,
portions of River Road will be closed. Flooding continues along the
river through Essex.


Lat... Lon 4163 7270 4180 7273 4180 7259 4164 7258
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