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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
415 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...LIGHT SNOW DEVELOPS LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON BUT THE
BULK OF THE ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL OCCUR THIS EVENING WITH THE
HIGHEST AMOUNTS EXPECTED SOUTH OF THE MASSACHUSETTS TURNPIKE...

MAZ017>021-RIZ002>007-011715-
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NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-
WESTERN KENT RI-EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...
FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...MATTAPOISETT...PROVIDENCE...
WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...
NEWPORT
415 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 AM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY.

* LOCATIONS...CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN RHODE ISLAND AS WELL AS MOST OF
  SOUTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS RIGHT TO THE SOUTH COAST AND AS FAR EAST
  AS THE CAPE COD CANAL.

* HAZARD TYPES...WET SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW.

* TIMING...AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON. THE
  SNOW WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY THIS EVENING FALLING MODERATE TO
  HEAVY AT TIMES. THE BULK OF THE ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL OCCUR
  BETWEEN 4 PM AND 1 AM...WHEN SNOWFALL RATES MAY BE ON THE ORDER
  OF 1 INCH PER HOUR. THE SNOW WILL TAPER OFF TO FLURRIES TOWARD
  DAYBREAK MONDAY.

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY
  BY THIS EVENING ALONG WITH POOR VISIBILITY AT TIMES. GIVEN
  TEMPERATURES WILL BE NEAR FREEZING...THE SNOW WILL BE OF THE
  WET VARIETY ESPECIALLY NEAR THE SOUTH COAST. THIS MAY EXACERBATE
  ANY ON GOING ROOF PROBLEMS.

* UNCERTAINTY...THE HEAVIEST SNOW LOOKS TO OCCUR CLOSE TO THE
  SOUTH COAST. HOWEVER...THERE IS A LOW RISK THE SNOW COULD MIX
  WITH OR CHANGE TO A PERIOD OF RAIN NEAR THE SOUTH COAST. IF THIS
  OCCURS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE LESS THEN WHAT WERE
  FORECASTING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S AND LOWER 30S.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN AN AVERAGE OF 6 OR MORE
INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED IN A 12 HOUR PERIOD...OR FOR 8 OR MORE
INCHES IN A 24 HOUR PERIOD. TRAVEL WILL BE SLOW AT BEST ON WELL
TREATED SURFACES...AND QUITE DIFFICULT ON ANY UNPLOWED OR
UNTREATED SURFACES.

&&

$$

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BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN
415 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...CAPE COD

* HAZARD TYPES...WET SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS
  MOST LIKELY NEAR THE CAPE COD CANAL.

* TIMING...AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON. THE
  SNOW WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY THIS EVENING FALLING MODERATE TO
  HEAVY AT TIMES. THE BULK OF THE ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL OCCUR
  BETWEEN 4 PM AND 1 AM...WHEN SNOWFALL RATES MAY BE ON THE ORDER
  OF 1 INCH PER HOUR. THE SNOW MAY MIX WITH OR CHANGE TO RAIN FOR
  A TIME...WITH THE HIGHEST RISK FOR THAT ACROSS THE OUTER-CAPE.
  THE SNOW OR MIXED PRECIPITATION WILL TAPER OFF TO FLURRIES
  TOWARD DAYBREAK MONDAY.

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY
  BY THIS EVENING EVENING ALONG WITH POOR VISIBILITY AT TIMES.
  GIVEN TEMPERATURES NEAR FREEZING...THE SNOW WILL BE OF A WET
  VARIETY. THIS MAY EXACERBATE ANY ON GOING ROOF PROBLEMS.


* UNCERTAINTY...IT REMAINS UNCERTAIN IF ALL THE PRECIPITATION WILL
  FALL AS WET SNOW OR CHANGE TO RAIN FOR A TIME LATE TONIGHT. IF
  IT ENDS UP STAYING ALL SNOW...ACCUMULATIONS MAY HAVE TO BE
  INCREASED ESPECIALLY NEAR THE CAPE COD CANAL.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S AND LOWER 30S.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SNOW AND/OR ICE IS
FORECAST TO DEVELOP IN THE AFFECTED AREAS...BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT. ANY SNOW OR ICE WOULD RESULT IN SLIPPERY
CONDITIONS ON UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS.  WHEN
TEMPERATURES ARE BELOW FREEZING...MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ESPECIALLY
CAREFUL ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WHERE SLIPPERY SPOTS CAN EASILY
DEVELOP.

&&

$$

MAZ012-013-015-016-011715-
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SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SUFFOLK MA-
EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MILFORD...WORCESTER...FOXBORO...
NORWOOD...BOSTON...QUINCY
415 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...THE WORCESTER AND BOSTON CORRIDORS INCLUDING THE
  FOXBORO AND NORWOOD AREAS.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW.

* TIMING...AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON. THE
  SNOW WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY THIS EVENING WITH THE BULK OF
  THE ACCUMULATING SNOW OCCURRING BETWEEN 4 PM AND 1 AM. THE SNOW
  WILL TAPER OFF TO FLURRIES TOWARD DAYBREAK MONDAY.

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY
  BY THIS EVENING ALONG WITH POOR VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 MPH OR LESS.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 20S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SNOW AND/OR ICE IS
FORECAST TO DEVELOP IN THE AFFECTED AREAS...BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT. ANY SNOW OR ICE WOULD RESULT IN SLIPPERY
CONDITIONS ON UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS.  WHEN
TEMPERATURES ARE BELOW FREEZING...MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ESPECIALLY
CAREFUL ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WHERE SLIPPERY SPOTS CAN EASILY
DEVELOP.

&&

$$

CTZ002>004-MAZ009-011-RIZ001-011715-
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HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-
EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...BLANDFORD...SPRINGFIELD...
FOSTER...SMITHFIELD
415 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN CONNECTICUT AND NORTHWEST RHODE ISLAND.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW.

* TIMING...AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON. THE
  SNOW WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY BY LATE AFTERNOON. THE BULK OF
  THE ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 3 PM AND 1 AM...WHEN
  SNOWFALL RATES MAY BRIEFLY REACH 1 INCH PER HOUR. THE SNOW WILL
  TAPER OFF TO FLURRIES TOWARD DAYBREAK MONDAY.

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY
  BY EVENING ALONG WITH POOR VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 20S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SNOW AND/OR ICE IS
FORECAST TO DEVELOP IN THE AFFECTED AREAS...BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT. ANY SNOW OR ICE WOULD RESULT IN SLIPPERY
CONDITIONS ON UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS.  WHEN
TEMPERATURES ARE BELOW FREEZING...MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ESPECIALLY
CAREFUL ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WHERE SLIPPERY SPOTS CAN EASILY
DEVELOP.

&&

$$

MAZ023-024-RIZ008-011715-
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DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VINEYARD HAVEN...NANTUCKET...
BLOCK ISLAND
415 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO
7 AM EST MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS...INCLUDE BLOCK ISLAND...MARTHAS VINEYARD...AND
  NANTUCKET.

* HAZARD TYPES...WET SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW DEVELOPS THIS AFTERNOON AND INCREASES IN
  INTENSITY THIS EVENING. THE SNOW IS THEN EXPECTED TO CHANGE TO
  RAIN BY LATE THIS EVENING. THE RAIN MAY CHANGE BACK TO A BRIEF
  PERIOD OF SNOW BEFORE ENDING TOWARD DAYBREAK MONDAY.

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY
  FOR A TIME THIS EVENING.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SNOW AND/OR ICE IS
FORECAST TO DEVELOP IN THE AFFECTED AREAS...BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT. ANY SNOW OR ICE WOULD RESULT IN SLIPPERY
CONDITIONS ON UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS. WHEN TEMPERATURES
ARE BELOW FREEZING...MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ESPECIALLY CAREFUL ON
BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WHERE SLIPPERY SPOTS CAN EASILY DEVELOP.

&&

$$

MAZ002>008-010-014-026-011715-
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WESTERN FRANKLIN MA-EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-
CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-
WESTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-
NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHARLEMONT...GREENFIELD...ORANGE...
BARRE...FITCHBURG...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...GLOUCESTER...
CHESTERFIELD...AMHERST...NORTHAMPTON...CAMBRIDGE...AYER
415 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO
7 AM EST MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS...INCLUDE AREAS OF MASSACHUSETTS NORTH OF THE
  MASSACHUSETTS TURNPIKE.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW.

* TIMING...AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON. THE
  SNOW WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY BY LATE AFTERNOON. THE BULK OF
  THE ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 4 PM AND 1 AM. THE
  SNOW WILL TAPER OFF TO FLURRIES TOWARD DAYBREAK MONDAY.

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY
  BY THIS EVENING ALONG WITH POOR VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SNOW AND/OR ICE IS
FORECAST TO DEVELOP IN THE AFFECTED AREAS...BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT. ANY SNOW OR ICE WOULD RESULT IN SLIPPERY
CONDITIONS ON UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS. WHEN TEMPERATURES
ARE BELOW FREEZING...MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ESPECIALLY CAREFUL ON
BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WHERE SLIPPERY SPOTS CAN EASILY DEVELOP.

&&

$$

FRANK

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