National Weather Service - Flood Advisory

In effect until 8 p.m. Saturday

From the National Weather Service:







Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
556 PM EDT SAT AUG 18 2018

Barnstable MA-
556 PM EDT SAT AUG 18 2018

The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Northern Barnstable County in southeastern Massachusetts...

* Until 800 PM EDT.

* At 554 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms over Cape Cod Bay and extending onshore in Sandwich,
  moving east at 25 mph. This will cause minor flooding on the Bay
  side of Cape, including the area from Provincetown to Truro which
  experienced street flooding earlier this afternoon. Many locations
  will pick up one inch of rain in a short time.

* Some locations that will experience minor flooding include...
  Barnstable, Brewster, Provincetown, Yarmouth, Sandwich, Dennis,
  Orleans, Eastham, Wellfleet and Truro.


A Flood Advisory is issued for minor flooding of roads that usually
flood in heavy rain. Do not drive through flooded roads. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on