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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
SPOTTER REPORTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
132 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

THE FOLLOWING ARE UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATIONS TAKEN DURING THE PAST 8
HOURS FOR THE STORM THAT HAS BEEN AFFECTING OUR REGION. APPRECIATION
IS EXTENDED TO SKYWARN SPOTTERS...COOPERATIVE OBSERVERS...MEDIA AND
HIGHWAY DEPARTMENTS FOR THESE REPORTS. THIS SUMMARY IS ALSO AVAILABLE
ON OUR HOME PAGE AT WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON

********************STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL********************

LOCATION          STORM TOTAL     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                     SNOWFALL           OF
                     /INCHES/   MEASUREMENT

CONNECTICUT

...HARTFORD COUNTY...
   MARLBOROUGH           21.5   922 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   MANCHESTER            17.5  1006 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NEWINGTON             15.0  1231 PM  1/27  NONE
   WEST HARTFORD         13.0  1132 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   GLASONBURY            12.0   846 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   SOUTHINGTON           11.2   835 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   SOMERS                11.0   820 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WINDSOR               10.0   850 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   ENFIELD                9.7   841 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WETHERSFIELD           9.0   851 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   GRANBY                 9.0   842 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   HARTLAND               8.5  1120 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   EAST FARMINGTON HEIG   8.0  1110 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   1 WNW WINDSOR LOCKS    7.5   100 PM  1/27  AIRPORT
   AVON                   7.5   731 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NEW BRITAIN CITY       6.0   847 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   NORTH GRANBY           4.0   848 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER

...TOLLAND COUNTY...
   TOLLAND               19.5  1110 AM  1/27  NONE
   STAFFORDVILLE         18.5  1014 AM  1/27  NONE
   COLUMBIA              15.0   940 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   STAFFORD SPRINGS      14.5  1108 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   COVENTRY              14.0   933 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   ELLINGTON             14.0  1111 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   BOLTON                13.5  1120 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   SOMERS                13.5  1215 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER

...WINDHAM COUNTY...
   MOOSUP                25.0  1220 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   HAMPTON               22.5  1016 AM  1/27  COOP OBSERVER
   DANIELSON             22.3  1050 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   PUTNAM                21.5  1225 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   SOUTH KILLINGLY       21.0  1226 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   KILLINGLY             20.0   657 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   POMFRET               20.0  1116 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   ASHFORD               18.5   109 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   EAST KILLINGLY        15.8   705 AM  1/27  NONE
   PLAINFIELD            15.0   917 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

MASSACHUSETTS

...BARNSTABLE COUNTY...
   FALMOUTH              19.0   718 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   CENTERVILLE           18.0   102 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   HARWICH               18.0   722 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   SANDWICH              18.0   615 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   EAST FALMOUTH         17.0  1254 PM  1/27  NONE
   SOUTH DENNIS          13.2   749 AM  1/27  EMERGENCY MANAGER
   NORTH FALMOUTH        12.5   606 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...BRISTOL COUNTY...
   SOMERSET              24.0  1235 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   EAST FREETOWN         21.0  1157 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   NORTH ATTLEBORO       18.3  1247 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   NEW BEDFORD           18.0   848 AM  1/27  NONE
   TAUNTON               17.8   100 PM  1/27  NWS OFFICE
   SOUTH DARTMOUTH       17.5   921 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   MANSFIELD             16.8  1112 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   FAIRHAVEN             14.5   931 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WEST ACUSHNET         14.3  1229 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   FALL RIVER            13.2   913 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   ACUSHNET              13.0   630 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   NORTH ACUSHNET        11.5   554 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   ACUSHNET - NORTH      11.5   614 AM  1/27  NONE

...DUKES COUNTY...
   EDGARTOWN             16.0   905 AM  1/27  CO-OP OBSERVER
   WEST TISBURY          10.0   607 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...ESSEX COUNTY...
   PEABODY               23.0  1227 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   TOPSFIELD             19.0  1212 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   METHUEN               19.0   904 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   GEORGETOWN            18.5   928 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   NAHANT                17.6  1105 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   ROCKPORT              16.5  1253 PM  1/27  MEDIA
   SALEM                 16.0  1030 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   ANDOVER               15.0  1119 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   SALISBURY             13.0   736 AM  1/27  COOP OBSERVER
   NEWBURYPORT           13.0   746 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   GLOUCESTER            12.5   850 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   SWAMPSCOTT            11.5   830 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   LYNN                  11.5   750 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...FRANKLIN COUNTY...
   LEYDEN                 5.5   819 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   ASHFIELD               5.0   828 AM  1/27  NONE
   SHELBURNE FALLS        4.0   820 AM  1/27  SOCIAL MEDIA
   HEATH                  3.0   741 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...HAMPDEN COUNTY...
   EAST LONGMEADOW       12.5  1206 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   MONSON                12.0   552 AM  1/27  BROADCAST MEDIA
   LONGMEADOW            12.0  1215 PM  1/27  NONE
   WALES                 12.0   845 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   AGAWAM                10.9  1100 AM  1/27  CWO
   HAMPDEN               10.5   919 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   PALMER                 8.0   545 AM  1/27  BROADCAST MEDIA
   SPRINGFIELD            7.3   930 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   WILBRAHAM              6.0   545 AM  1/27  BROADCAST MEDIA
   SOUTHWICK              4.5   108 PM  1/27  NONE
   HOLYOKE                4.0   816 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   CHICOPEE               3.5   552 AM  1/27  BROADCAST MEDIA
   WESTFIELD              3.0   743 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER

...HAMPSHIRE COUNTY...
   WARE                   8.0   840 AM  1/27  BROADCAST MEDIA
   WESTHAMPTON            6.2   113 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   BELCHERTOWN            6.0   711 AM  1/27  BROADCAST MEDIA
   AMHERST                5.5   900 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   SOUTH HADLEY           4.0   724 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   PLAINFIELD             2.3   629 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...MIDDLESEX COUNTY...
   WESTFORD              30.0  1236 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   FRAMINGHAM            30.0  1010 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   TYNGSBORO             29.0   114 PM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   ACTON                 28.8  1250 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   LITTLETON             28.4   118 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   LOWELL                28.0  1237 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NORTH CHELMSFORD      28.0   102 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   NORTH READING         27.0   109 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   CHELMSFORD            27.0  1250 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   GROTON                27.0  1215 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   ASHBY                 27.0  1229 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   AYER                  24.0  1054 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   PEPPERELL             23.0  1214 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WILMINGTON            23.0  1032 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   TEWKSBURY             22.4  1159 AM  1/27  NONE
   NORTH WOBURN          21.0   115 PM  1/27  NONE
   WINCHESTER            21.0  1242 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   SUDBURY               20.5   912 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WAKEFIELD             20.2  1014 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   DRACUT                20.1   800 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   NEWTON                20.0   953 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   NORTH CHELSMFORD      20.0   730 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   SOMERVILLE            19.9  1200 PM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   BURLINGTON            19.5   805 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   SHERBORN              19.4   857 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WEST NEWTON           19.0  1057 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   NATICK                19.0  1020 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   MELROSE               17.0  1205 PM  1/27  NONE
   STONEHAM              17.0   849 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   TOWNSEND              15.6   946 AM  1/27  NONE
   MEDFORD               15.0  1034 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   READING               14.0   128 PM  1/27  CO-OP OBSERVER
   MALDEN                13.0  1126 AM  1/27  NONE
   BEDFORD               12.8   709 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   MEDFIELD              12.5  1108 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...NORFOLK COUNTY...
   WEYMOUTH              22.0  1252 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WRENTHAM              22.0  1249 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   NORFOLK               20.0  1251 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   SHERBORN              19.4   907 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   MILTON                19.2  1036 AM  1/27  COOP OBSERVER
   WEST WALPOLE          18.0  1107 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   RANDOLPH              17.6  1044 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NORWOOD               16.9   835 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   HOLBROOK              16.0   832 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   MILLIS                15.7  1243 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   QUINCY                14.5   920 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   STOUGHTON             14.5  1246 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WALPOLE               14.0  1027 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   DOVER                 14.0   825 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...PLYMOUTH COUNTY...
   PLYMOUTH              23.8   110 PM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   PEMBROKE              20.0  1222 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   ROCKLAND              19.0   113 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   WEST WAREHAM          18.5  1020 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   HANOVER               18.0  1110 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   EAST BRIDGEWATER      18.0   117 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   SOUTH PLYMOUTH        18.0   738 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   KINGSTON              16.0   849 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   HANSON                15.5  1216 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   HALIFAX               13.8   959 AM  1/27  NONE
   BRIDGEWATER           12.5   954 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   BROCKTON              12.0   745 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...SUFFOLK COUNTY...
   BOSTON                21.5  1100 AM  1/27  NONE
   1 N EAST BOSTON       20.8   100 PM  1/27  AIRPORT
   WINTHROP              20.8   100 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   CHELSEA               20.0   854 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...WORCESTER COUNTY...
   LUNENBURG             30.0   107 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NORTHBORO             27.0  1217 PM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   BERLIN                26.5  1102 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   SHREWSBURY            26.2   748 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   LANCASTER             26.0   924 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   MILFORD               26.0  1146 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   3 WNW WORCESTER       26.0   943 AM  1/27  AIRPORT
   WORCESTER             25.0   716 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   AUBURN                25.0  1047 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   LEOMINSTER            25.0  1040 AM  1/27  NONE
   GRAFTON               25.0  1042 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   BOYLSTON              24.5   115 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   ROCHDALE              24.0  1041 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   HARVARD               24.0  1016 AM  1/27  NONE
   CLINTON               23.5   804 AM  1/27  NONE
   STERLING              23.0  1024 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   SPENCER               22.3   926 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   SOUTHBORO             22.1  1133 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   MILBURY               21.0   856 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WHITINSVILLE          20.2   825 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NORTHBRIDGE           19.0   844 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   OXFORD                18.0   550 AM  1/27  NONE
   WEST BOYLSTON         16.2   600 AM  1/27  NONE
   SOUTHBRIDGE           16.0   623 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   DOUGLAS               15.5  1037 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WESTMINSTER           14.0   916 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   STURBRIDGE            12.0   619 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   BARRE                 11.0   910 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   ASHBURNHAM             7.0   929 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WEST LEOMINSTER        6.0   743 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER

RHODE ISLAND

...KENT COUNTY...
   2 NNW WARWICK         17.3   100 PM  1/27  AIRPORT
   WEST WARWICK          16.0  1004 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   GREENE                13.0   903 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER

...NEWPORT COUNTY...
   MIDDLETOWN            16.0  1017 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   PORTSMOUTH            15.0   820 AM  1/27  SOCIAL MEDIA
   LITTLE COMPTON        13.0   835 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER

...PROVIDENCE COUNTY...
   BURRILLVILLE          23.0  1148 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   WEST GLOCESTER        21.8  1223 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NORTH FOSTER          18.5  1025 AM  1/27  CO-OP OBSERVER
   N. CIMBERLAND         18.0  1221 PM  1/27  NONE
   SMITHFIELD            16.0   936 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   NORTH PROVIDENCE      16.0  1215 PM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   EAST PROVIDENCE       13.0  1158 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   CRANSTON              12.0   648 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   CUMBERLAND            12.0   944 AM  1/27  NWS EMPLOYEE
   N. CUMBERLAND         12.0   755 AM  1/27  NONE
   PROVIDENCE/NORTH PRO  11.0   646 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   PROVIDENCE            11.0   815 AM  1/27  MEDIA

...WASHINGTON COUNTY...
   CHARLESTOWN           15.0   742 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   HOPKINTON             13.5  1039 AM  1/27  NONE
   WESTERLY              13.3  1048 AM  1/27  NONE
   NORTH KINGSTOWN       12.2   852 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   SAUNDERSTOWN          12.0  1145 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   RICHMOND              11.0   834 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO


***********************PEAK WIND GUST***********************

LOCATION             MAX WIND     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                        GUST            OF
                         MPH    MEASUREMENT

MASSACHUSETTS

...ANZ250...
   8 SSE BASS ROCKS        67   804 AM  1/27  BUOY 44029

...BARNSTABLE COUNTY...
   CHATHAM                 75   926 AM  1/27  CHH UPPER AIR
   EAST FALMOUTH           56   621 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   BOURNE                  54   623 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...DUKES COUNTY...
   EDGARTOWN               67   641 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...ESSEX COUNTY...
   ROCKPORT                64  1253 PM  1/27  MEDIA

...NANTUCKET COUNTY...
   2 ESE NANTUCKET         76   535 AM  1/27  ASOS

...NORFOLK COUNTY...
   MILTON                  51   748 AM  1/27  COOP OBSERVER

...PLYMOUTH COUNTY...
   HUMAROCK                74   553 AM  1/27  BROADCAST MEDIA
   PLYMOUTH                72  1039 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   MARSHFIELD              61  1110 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

RHODE ISLAND

...NEWPORT COUNTY...
   NEWPORT                 53   612 AM  1/27  NOS NWPR1


***********************SUSTAINED WIND***********************

LOCATION                 WIND     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                        SPEED           OF
                         MPH    MEASUREMENT

MASSACHUSETTS

...BARNSTABLE COUNTY...
   EAST FALMOUTH           44   621 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER

...ESSEX COUNTY...
   ROCKPORT                44   733 AM  1/27  MEDIA

...NANTUCKET COUNTY...
   2 ESE NANTUCKET         59   609 AM  1/27  ASOS
   NANTUCKET               40  1006 AM  1/27  NOS NTKM3

RHODE ISLAND

...ANZ236...
   3 ENE KIEFER PARK       39   812 AM  1/27  NOS QPTR1

...NEWPORT COUNTY...
   NEWPORT                 39   542 AM  1/27  NOS NWPR1

...WASHINGTON COUNTY...
   NARRAGANSETT            37   900 AM  1/27  POTTERS COVE NAXR1

$$

KAB



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