NWS: Flash Flood Watch Featured in Today's Forecast

Heavy rain expected this afternoon and evening...
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From the National Weather Service:

A Flash Flood Watch has been issued for central/eastern Massachusetts & Rhode Island from 1 PM this afternoon through early Thursday morning. Torrential downpours are possible which may lead to flooding of urban and poor drainage areas.

 

Today
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 1pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before midnight, then patchy fog after 1am. Low around 67. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Showers, mainly before 10am. High near 76. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Labor Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 8 to 11 mph.

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