Winter Weather to Impact Greater New Bedford & Fall River, Flood Warning Issued


This Afternoon we’re keeping an eye on a fast moving storm that will impact the evening commute and travel through Wednesday morning.

We expect all rain before 4pm, then rain mixing with snow. High near 41. North wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. The chance of precipitation is 100%.
Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Tonight the rain will change over to all snow mainly before midnight. Low around 32. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

Wednesday Forecast:

A chance of snow before 10am, then a slight chance of rain between 10am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
1232 PM EDT Tue Mar 14 2023

…The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton MA has issued a
Flood Warning for the following rivers in Massachusetts…Rhode

Taunton River Near Bridgewater affecting Plymouth and Bristol
Wood River At Hope Valley affecting Washington County.

For the Taunton River…including Bridgewater…Minor flooding is

For the Wood River…including Hope Valley…Minor flooding is


Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

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