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Woonasquatucket Flooding

Walked from Waterplace to Eagle Square earlier (almost had to swim at one point):

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Took some video too, going to see what I can do with it and may post later.

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5 Responses to Woonasquatucket Flooding

  1. Frank March 30, 2010 at 4:58 pm #

    Great post Jef- good job!

  2. Jef Nickerson March 30, 2010 at 5:01 pm #

    Thanks, putting together a video right now.

    Monahasset was sandbagging when I went by. The river is just below street level now at the Steel Yard, but we’re still not at high tide. The river is going to back up behind the tide, not going to be a good night.

  3. jencoleslaw March 30, 2010 at 5:17 pm #

    If anyone can ride out a flood, it will be the intrepid Steel Yard.

    Thank goodness Pastiche is on a hill.

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