Sunday, May 26, 2024


Flood Advisory Issued

The National Weather Service in Upton, N.Y. tonight issued a flood advisory for Westport and area until 1:15 a.m. Thursday.

At 11:12 p.m. bands of moderate to heavy rain with embedded thunderstorms were tracking north through the region with rainfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour.

Excessive runoff from this activity will cause flooding of urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Small creeks and streams will flood quickly possibly covering roads and flooding nearby low areas.

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