Heavy Rain Leads to Minor Flooding - NBC Connecticut

Heavy Rain Leads to Minor Flooding



    Evening Forecast for May 5

    (Published Friday, May 5, 2017)

    The heavy rain and thunderstorms are moving out of the state. 

    Parts of the state experienced minor flooding as 1 to 3 inches of rain fell. One of the areas that saw the worst flooding was Pequot Avenue in New London. Over a foot of water covered the road. 

    Here's exclusive video of the flooding that occured just after 4 p.m. 

    Flooding on Pequot Avenue in New LondonFlooding on Pequot Avenue in New London

    (Published Friday, May 5, 2017)

    Here's a look at 'Interactive Radar' which shows the rain moving out of the state.

    While the heavy rain is moving out we're still anticipating scattered showers this evening. This is what 'First Alert Future Radar' looks like at 8 p.m. 

    Heavy rain and thunderstorms will become widespread late tonight and early Saturday morning. 

    Rainfall totals will range from 1 to 2 inches; a few towns could experience slightly higher totals.