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Wet forecast brings flood watch to New London County

By Greg Smith

Publication: theday.com

Published April 29. 2014 5:39PM   Updated April 29. 2014 5:41PM

The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch starting Wednesday evening for all of New London County in anticipation of rain forecast to start early Wednesday and continue through Thursday.

The rain is expected to be heavy at times from late in the day on Wednesday into Thursday morning.

Rainfall totals for the region are predicted to be from 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 inches with locally higher amounts, flooding low lying and poor drainage areas, according to the National Weather Service.

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