Western Hampshire Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 10:32 PM EDT die 16o April, anno 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Connecticut River at Northampton. * Until Saturday evening...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 10:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 112.9 feet. * Flood stage is 112.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...the river will continue rising to near 113.3 feet by tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday early afternoon. * Impact...at 113.0 feet...minor flooding will affect portions of Northampton in the vicinity of The Oxbow and Hadley along Aqua vitae drive. Farming interests in Hatfield outside flood dike protection will experience flooding.

1032 PM EDT Wed Apr 16 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Connecticut River at Montague. * Until Friday morning...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 9:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 28.2 feet. * Flood stage is 28.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...the river will continue rising to near 28.5 feet by after midnight tonight. The river will fall below flood stage early Friday morning. * Impact...at 29.0 feet...flooding of low lying areas is expected primarily from Montague downstream through Sunderland and Whately.