Flash flood warning issued for much of Greater Boston Thursday – MassLive.com

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The Nationwide Climate Service issued a flash flood warning for a quantity of morning counties.

The warning is now in influence for Essex, Middlesex Norfolk and Suffolk till 1:45 p.m. on Thursday.

A extreme thunderstorm warning and a flash flood warning have been issued earlier Thursday for Worcester and a twister warning has been lifted. A flash flood warning was beforehand issued for parts of Western Massachusetts.

To maintain protected, the Nationwide Climate Service suggested That people “transfer immediately to greater floor” and “maintain away from strolling or driving by way of flood waters.”

“Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain throughout the warned space. Torrential rainfall shifting into the warned space had produced a quantity of spaces of metropolis flooding and road closures Inside the Worcester space,” the Nationwide Climate Service wrote. “As a lot as 1 inch of rain has fallen. The anticipated rainfall price is 1.5 inches in 1 hour. Flash flooding is ongoing or anticipated To start shortly.”

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