Lexington Weather

Lexington, Massachusetts, USA

44°F
12/15/2019 2:07am 
  • Lexington Conditions: Few Clouds
  • Temperature: 43.5°F / 6.4°CColder 6.1°F than last hour.
  • Dew Point: 36.5°FDecreased 7.2°Fsince last hour.
  • Relative Humidity: 76%Decreased 4.0% since last hour.
  • Wind: Wind from W W 4 mph, 10-min avg: 5 mph, gust: 10 mph
  • Barometer: 29.21 inRising 0.06  inHg/hr Rising Rapidly
  • Visibility: 10 miles
  • Rain Today: 0.00 in
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Southeast Middlesex County - Wind Advisory
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Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

for Southeast Providence, RI

Issued by the National Weather Service

Last update: Sunday 2:05am EST

    FLOOD WATCH  

Southeast Providence, RI


Flood Watch issued December 14 at 10:26AM EST until December 15 at 1:00PM EST by NWS Boston/Norton MA


Areas Affected: Northwest Providence; Southeast Providence; Western Kent; Eastern Kent

Effective: Saturday 10:26am EST

Updated: Sunday 2:05am EST

Urgency: Future

Expires: Saturday 10:26pm EST

Severity: Severe

Certainty: Possible

Issued by: NWS Boston/Norton MA


Details:
...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in
Massachusetts and Rhode Island...
Nashua River At East Pepperell affecting Middlesex and Worcester Counties
Pawtuxet River At Cranston affecting Kent and Providence Counties
Pawcatuck River At Wood River Junction affecting Washington County
Taunton River Near Bridgewater affecting Bristol and Plymouth
Counties
Wood River At Hope Valley affecting Washington County

Heavy rainfall and snowmelt will result in rises on rivers, with
minor flooding expected along several rivers, mainly in eastern
Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Crests are expected to occur beginning
later this afternoon and into Sunday.

The Flood Watch continues for
The Pawtuxet River At Cranston
* until Sunday afternoon.
* At  9:45 AM Saturday the stage was 8.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast...Flood stage may be reached by this afternoon.
* Impact...At 9.5 feet...Parking lots and roads are flooded in low
lying areas of Warwick and Cranston near the Pawtuxet River.
Impacted roads include River Street, Pioneer Avenue, Bellows Street
and Venturi Avenue in Warwick.

Information:
Safety Message...Observed river stages are courtesy of the U.S.
Geological Survey and other cooperating agencies. Please stay tuned
to NOAA Weather Radio or your local television or radio stations for
the latest information on this river flood event.

Meta data:
ID: NWS-IDP-PROD-3955958-3361592
Codes: RIZ001, RIZ002, RIZ003, RIZ004
Link: https://api.weather.gov/alerts/NWS-IDP-PROD-3955958-3361592