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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1039 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...PERIODS OF ACCUMULATING SNOW THROUGH LATE TONIGHT AND
DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS DEVELOPING IN THE INTERIOR...

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WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAWRENCE...GLOUCESTER
1039 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...ESSEX COUNTY. THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF LAWRENCE
  AND GLOUCESTER.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

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

* TIMING...MAINLY LIGHT SNOW TODAY...BUT A PERIOD OF HEAVIER
  SNOW IS LIKELY AT TIMES TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADS. POOR VISIBILITIES POSSIBLE TONIGHT AS GUSTY WINDS
  DEVELOP. ALSO ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL OF 4 TO 7 INCHES WILL
  INCREASE SNOW LOADING/STRESS ON ROOFS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

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

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.

&&

$$

MAZ004-302345-
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NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BARRE...FITCHBURG
1039 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST
SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 9 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN WORCESTER COUNTY. THIS INCLUDES THE
  CITIES OF BARRE AND FITCHBURG.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW AND DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 15 BELOW.

* TIMING...MAINLY LIGHT SNOW TODAY...BUT A PERIOD OF MODERATE
  SNOW IS LIKELY AT TIMES TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY ACROSS EASTERN
  MASSACHUSETTS. DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS AFTER MIDNIGHT
  TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADS. POOR VISIBILITIES POSSIBLE TONIGHT AS GUSTY WINDS
  DEVELOP. FROSTBITE CAN DEVELOP IN JUST 30 MINUTES WITH A WIND
  CHILL INDEX OF -20.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST GUSTING UP TO 40 MPH LATER TONIGHT.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE HALF MILE 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.

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN THE WIND CHILL INDEX IS
LIKELY TO REACH -15 TO -24 DEGREES FOR AT LEAST 3 HOURS.
FROSTBITE CAN DEVELOP IN JUST 30 MINUTES WITH A WIND CHILL INDEX
OF -20. IF YOU ARE HEADING OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND WEAR A
HAT AND GLOVES.

&&

$$

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CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-
SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...MILFORD...
WORCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...
BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...AYER
1039 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES BOSTON...BARRE...
  FITCHBURG...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...QUINCY...BROCKTON AND
  PLYMOUTH.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* TIMING...MAINLY LIGHT SNOW TODAY...BUT A PERIOD OF MODERATE
  SNOW IS LIKELY AT TIMES TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY ACROSS EASTERN
  MASSACHUSETTS.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADS. POOR VISIBILITIES POSSIBLE TONIGHT AS GUSTY WINDS
  DEVELOP.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE HALF MILE 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.

&&

$$

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BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN
1039 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS
EVENING TO 8 AM EST SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF CHATHAM...FALMOUTH AND
  PROVINCETOWN

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* TIMING...LIGHT RAIN CHANGES OVER TO SNOW LATE TODAY WITH A
  PERIOD OF MODERATE SNOW EXPECTED TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADS. POOR VISIBILITIES POSSIBLE TONIGHT AS GUSTY WINDS
  DEVELOP.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE HALF MILE 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.

&&

$$

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WESTERN FRANKLIN MA-WESTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHARLEMONT...CHESTERFIELD...BLANDFORD
1039 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING
TO 11 AM EST SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...EAST SLOPES OF THE BERKSHIRES.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 23 BELOW.

* TIMING...AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE CAN DEVELOP IN JUST 30 MINUTES WITH A WIND
  CHILL INDEX OF -20.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN THE WIND CHILL INDEX IS
LIKELY TO REACH -15 TO -24 DEGREES FOR AT LEAST 3 HOURS.
FROSTBITE CAN DEVELOP IN JUST 30 MINUTES WITH A WIND CHILL INDEX
OF -20. IF YOU ARE HEADING OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND WEAR A
HAT AND GLOVES.

&&

$$

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HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-
EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...GREENFIELD...ORANGE...AMHERST...NORTHAMPTON...
SPRINGFIELD
1039 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 9 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF NORTHERN CONNECTICUT AND CENTRAL AND
  WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS. THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF HARTFORD...
  WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...VERNON...GREENFIELD... ORANGE...
  AMHERST... NORTHAMPTON AND SPRINGFIELD

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 16 BELOW.

* TIMING...AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE CAN DEVELOP IN JUST 30 MINUTES WITH A WIND
  CHILL INDEX OF -20.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN THE WIND CHILL INDEX IS
LIKELY TO REACH -15 TO -24 DEGREES FOR AT LEAST 3 HOURS.
FROSTBITE CAN DEVELOP IN JUST 30 MINUTES WITH A WIND CHILL INDEX
OF -20. IF YOU ARE HEADING OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND WEAR A
HAT AND GLOVES.

&&

$$

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