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Thursday, April 14, 2011

Flood Warnings : Rain Leaves Parts Of Cape Flooded Massachusetts - 14th Apr 2011

Falmouth police and fire officials said there is heavy flooding due to extreme weather on Cape Cod. Several calls have been made about cars stuck in huge puddles unable to get out and some cars were reported to be floating, police said.Eight Massachusetts counties were under flood advisories, watches or warnings and the National Weather Service cautioned there could be flooding problems for urban areas and small streams in Barnstable County in southeast Massachusetts, including the towns of Falmouth and Barnstable, and southeastern Bristol County in southeast Massachusetts, as well as parts of Rhode Island.

New Bedford, Dukes County in southeast Massachusetts and the town of Vineyard Haven and west central Nantucket County in southeast Massachusetts are affected, as well as Plymouth County in southeast Massachusetts and the city of Plymouth.

AAA and fire crews were called to tow cars out, officials said. Flooding was reported on Route 28 Main Street in downtown Falmouth.The fire chief said the area has received inches of rain and that he's received eight to 10 calls that people were trapped in their cars. He said they have also been dealing with lightening, leaks and electrical outages. Read More