Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1039 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...HEAVIEST SNOW WILL BE FOCUSED NEAR THE SOUTH COAST AND ISLANDS
OVERNIGHT AND THURSDAY...

MAZ023-024-RIZ008-051145-
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DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VINEYARD HAVEN...NANTUCKET...
BLOCK ISLAND
1039 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
THURSDAY...

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

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW AND SLEET.

* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 7 INCHES OF SNOW.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW OVERNIGHT AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH MUCH OF THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...DIFFICULT TRAVEL DUE TO SLIPPERY ROADS AND LOW
  VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLAN ON EXTRA TRAVEL TIME IF YOU MUST DRIVE TONIGHT OR THURSDAY.
THE BEST PLAN IS TO STAY INDOORS IF POSSIBLE.

&&

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MAZ020>022-RIZ003>007-051145-
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SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-
WESTERN KENT RI-EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...
MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...
WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...
NEWPORT
1039 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHERN RHODE ISLAND AND SOUTH COASTAL
  MASSACHUSETTS.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW OVERNIGHT AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...SLOWER THAN NORMAL TRAVEL DUE TO SLIPPERY ROADS.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED FOR MINOR SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WHICH CAN HAVE AN AFFECT ON TRAVEL. ALLOW EXTRA TRAVEL TIME AND
BE ALERT FOR SLIPPERY ROADS...ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES AND
OVERPASSES.

&&

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