Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
355 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...DAMAGING WINDS LIKELY TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY ACROSS NANTUCKET...

MAZ024-261700-
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NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...NANTUCKET
355 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
1 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...NANTUCKET.

* WINDS...NORTH 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 TO 80 MPH.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE TONIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...NEAR HURRICANE FORCE WIND GUSTS WILL LIKELY RESULT
  IN DOWNED TREES AND POWER OUTAGES. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE
  WHERE HEAVY WET SNOW ACCUMULATES ADDING TO THE POTENTIAL FOR
  WIND DAMAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OF 40 MPH ARE
EXPECTED FOR AT LEAST AN HOUR...WITH GUSTS OF 58 MPH OR GREATER
AT ANY TIME.  DAMAGE TO TREES...POWER LINES...AND PROPERTY ARE
POSSIBLE WITH WIND OF THIS MAGNITUDE. POWER OUTAGES ARE LIKELY.
TAKE ACTION NOW TO SECURE ANY LOOSE OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

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