The National Weather Service in Norton has issued a Flood Warning for the Assabet River At Maynard from late Thursday to early Sunday morning.
- At 7:15 AM EDT Thursday the stage was 3.8 feet.
- Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
- Minor flooding is forecast.
- Forecast... The river is expected to rise above flood stage just after midnight tonight to a crest of 5.6 feet tomorrow evening. It will then fall below flood stage Saturday evening.
- Impact… At 6.0 feet, Flooding is likely in low lying sections along the river including portions of Maynard, Hudson and Concord. Water may approach homes along the river and may force several localized road closures.