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Flood Warning Along Housatonic

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Jul 182021
 

A flood warning is in effect until Monday, July 19 at 8 a.m.

The Housatonic River is expected to rise to flood stage this afternoon and it will then fall below flood stage after midnight.

This is an FYI for anyone with water coming from the Housatonic, be aware that the water may run over its banks and flood otherwise dry land along hiking trails and roadways.

Prepare Yourself For Some Intense Weather

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Mar 022018
 

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Advisory for Fairfield and New Haven Counties until 8:45 a.m.

At 2:45 a.m. one quarter to one half of an inch of rain has fallen across the region.

National Weather Service Doppler Radars indicate heavy rain moving northeast into the Greenwich area with rainfall rates up to a half inch per hour. This heavy rain should reach the New Haven and Waterbury areas before 5 a.m.

Urban ponding and small stream flooding will occur across the region.

Expect lane and even some roadway closures in known flood-prone areas to occur before sunrise and continue through the morning rush – plan according.