... Flood Watch in effect from Monday evening through Wednesday
The National Weather Service in gray has issued a
* Flood Watch for a portion of southern New Hampshire... including
the following areas... Cheshire NH... Hillsborough NH.
* From Monday evening through Wednesday morning
* low pressure will develop off the mid Atlantic coast on Monday
and move northeastward into the Gulf of Maine Tuesday. At this
time it looks as though this low will produce anywhere between 1
to 2 inches of rain across much of the area... with locally
higher amounts possible. The heaviest rainfall should occur
Monday night... but runoff and additional snowmelt will keep the
threat for flooding going through at least Tuesday night.
* Rivers are already gradually on the rise from snowmelt over the
past few weeks. 1 to 2 inches of rainfall will allow some rivers
to rise to bankfull and even overflow their banks. Additional
ice movement is likely as well where ice remains on rivers.
Urban and poor drainage flooding is also expected... especially
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.
Updated — 10:52 AM EDT on April 19, 2015
Forecast for Jaffrey (03452)
H 60° / L 38°
H 46° / L 45°
H 62° / L 36°
H 59° / L 38°
H 52° / L 32°
Sunny to partly cloudy. High around 60F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.Sunday Night
Partly cloudy skies this evening will become overcast overnight. Low 38F. Winds light and variable.
Showers early, becoming a steady rain later in the day. High 46F. Winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall around a quarter of an inch.Monday Night
Periods of rain. Low near 45F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall around a half an inch.
Occasional rain. High 62F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%.Tuesday Night
Clear skies. Low 36F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly sunny skies. High 59F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.Wednesday Night
Cloudy with occasional light rain. Low 38F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Partly cloudy. High 52F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.Thursday Night
A mostly clear sky. Low 32F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.