Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
153 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

MAZ018>024-RIZ007-008-262130-
WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-
NEWPORT RI-BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...FALL RIVER...
NEW BEDFORD...MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...
VINEYARD HAVEN...NANTUCKET...NEWPORT...BLOCK ISLAND
153 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...HEAVY RAIN HEADED FOR SOUTHEASTERN PORTIONS OF RHODE ISLAND AND
SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...

AT 150 PM NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
LARGE BAND OF HEAVY RAIN OVER THE OCEAN WATERS FROM EAST OF NEW
JERSEY TO THE EAST OF MONTAUK POINT LONG ISLAND. THIS HEAVY RAIN
WAS MOVING RAPIDLY TO THE NORTHEAST AND WILL BE OVERSPREADING
SOUTHEASTERN NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN 2 PM AND 3 PM.

RAINFALL RATES OF UP TO 0.5 TO 0.75 INCHES PER HOUR ARE POSSIBLE
ACROSS AREAS MAINLY SOUTH AND EAST OF A LINE FROM NEWPORT RHODE
ISLAND TO PLYMOUTH MASSACHUSETTS. THE RAIN WILL CONTINUE INTO THE
EVENING HOURS IN THOSE AREAS.

WINDS WILL ALSO BE INCREASING WITH GUSTS TO 30 TO 40 MPH LIKELY IN
SOUTHEASTERN NEW ENGLAND. WINDSWEPT RAIN WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES.
MOTORISTS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS.

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