Weather Alerts for Woodbury

Issued by the National Weather Service

       Flood Warning      

Winter Storm Warning  WINTER STORM WARNING   Winter Storm Warning
WOODBURY

Areas Affected:
Northern Litchfield - Southern Litchfield
Effective: Tue, 1/16 7:25pm Updated: Tue, 1/16 11:40pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 1/17 3:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...
* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Plan on difficult travel
conditions, including during the morning commute on Wednesday.
Total snow accumulations of 5 to 10 inches are expected.
* WHERE...Southern Vermont, northwestern Connecticut, the mid
Hudson Valley and the Taconics of east central New York and the
Berkshires of western Massachusetts.
* WHEN...Until 3 PM EST Wednesday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for significant reductions in
visibility at times and snow covered roads. Maximum snowfall
rates of one inch per hour are expected.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency.

Flood Warning  FLOOD WARNING   Flood Warning
WOODBURY

Areas Affected:
Litchfield
Effective: Tue, 1/16 7:51am Updated: Tue, 1/16 11:40pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 1/18 1:30pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
The National Weather Service in Albany has extended the
* Flood Warning for...
Southwestern Litchfield County in northern Connecticut...
* Until 130 PM EST Thursday
* At 749 AM EST, local law enforcement reported flooding continuing
along the Housatonic River at Kent due to an ice jam. Waters have
risen onto the Kent School campus and frozen in place, surrounding
the ice rink. Route 7 in Kent remains closed between Route 341 and
Bulls Bridge. Schaghticoke Road and River Road also remain closed.
Another ice jam along the Housatonic is occurring at Lovers Leap
near New Milford, with water backed up into Addis Park.
Flooding was also reported along the Shepaug River in the town of
Roxbury close to Hodge Park due to ice jams.

Information:
Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Please report flooding to the National Weather Service by email at
ALB.stormreport@noaa.gov...
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