Remnants of Henri Coordination Message #1 – Monday 8/23/21 Flood and Severe Weather Potential

Hello to all…

..The remnants of Henri currently west of Southern New England will track back eastward over Southern New England bringing with it the potential for heavy rainfall with more flooding and flash flooding issues and the possibility of isolated strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and the possibility of an isolated weak tornado or two. The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has placed much of central and eastern Southern New England in a marginal risk for severe weather..
..A Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday Evening for Northern Connecticut, all of Rhode Island and Franklin, Hampshire, Hampden and Worcester Counties of Massachusetts for renewed rainfall over already soaked areas causing the potential for another round of urban, poor drainage, river, stream and urban flooding..
..SKYWARN Self-Activation will monitor the severe weather and flash flood potential for late Monday Morning to Monday Evening..
..The Post Tropical Storm Henri Coordination Message will be done later tonight or Tuesday depending on the impacts from Henri’s remnants on the region today and how significant they are. Reports, pictures and videos of Tropical Storm Henri wind damage and flooding can be sent as a reply to this email, via the WX1BOX Facebook and Twitter feed or through the email address
..This will be the only coordination message on Monday’s flood and severe weather potential in association with the remnants of Henri. Below is the NWS Boston/Norton Flood Watch Statement, Area Forecast Discussion, Enhanced Hazardous Weather Outlook and SPC Day-1 Convective Outlook..

NWS Boston/Norton Flood Watch Statement:

NWS Boston/Norton Area Forecast Discussion:

NWS Boston/Norton Enhanced Hazardous Weather Outlook:

SPC Day-1 Convective Outlook:

Respectfully Submitted,

Robert Macedo (KD1CY)
ARES SKYWARN Coordinator
Eastern Massachusetts ARES Section Emergency Coordinator
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