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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
SPOTTER REPORTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
940 AM EST WED DEC 10 2014

THE FOLLOWING ARE UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATIONS TAKEN DURING THE PAST 21
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

MASSACHUSETTS

...ESSEX COUNTY...
   IPSWICH                1.0   303 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER

...FRANKLIN COUNTY...
   HAWLEY                 3.0   700 AM 12/10  1750 FT ELEVATION
   HEATH                  3.0   520 PM 12/09  1450 FT ELEVATION
   ROWE                   2.5   317 PM 12/09  1500 FT ELEVATION

...HAMPSHIRE COUNTY...
   GOSHEN                 2.5   323 PM 12/09  1500 FT ELEVATION
   PLAINFIELD             2.0   413 PM 12/09  1450 FT ELEVATION
   2 SW PLAINFIELD        0.7   745 AM 12/10  COCORAHS


***********************STORM TOTAL ICE***********************

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

CONNECTICUT

...HARTFORD COUNTY...
   SOUTHINGTON           0.12   630 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER


********************STORM TOTAL RAINFALL********************

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

CONNECTICUT

...HARTFORD COUNTY...
   1 E EAST HARTFORD     2.89   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 SSE BERLIN          2.53   600 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   SOUTHINGTON           2.39   629 AM 12/10  TRAINED SPOTTER
   3 E SOUTHINGTON       2.35   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   NORTH GRANBY          2.17   729 AM 12/10  TRAINED SPOTTER
   AVON                  2.14   710 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   1 ENE NORTH GRANBY    2.04   715 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   3 SSE WEST HARTFORD   2.00   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   3 SE HARTFORD         1.81   520 PM 12/09  ASOS
   WETHERSFIELD          1.81   703 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   1 WNW WINDSOR LOCKS   1.64   513 PM 12/09  ASOS
   1 ENE NEWINGTON       0.60   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS

...TOLLAND COUNTY...
   ANDOVER               2.10   818 AM 12/10  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NNW STAFFORDVILLE     1.96   500 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   STAFFORDVILLE         1.86   903 PM 12/09  NONE
   WEST STAFFORD         1.50   815 PM 12/09  NONE

...WINDHAM COUNTY...
   2 NE MOOSUP           1.92   600 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   MOOSUP                1.92   925 AM 12/10  SOCIAL MEDIA
   EAST KILLINGLY        1.60   636 AM 12/10  TRAINED SPOTTER
   1 SW EAST KILLINGLY   1.56   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 SSE NORTH GROSVENO  1.48   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   3 NE WILLIMANTIC      1.17   524 PM 12/09  ASOS

MASSACHUSETTS

...BARNSTABLE COUNTY...
   WSW CHATHAM           2.95   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   HARWICH               2.82   811 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   3 ENE HARWICH         2.79   900 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 SW EASTHAM          2.79   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 ESE BREWSTER        2.73   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 E ORLEANS           2.65   800 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 W ORLEANS           2.58   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 NNW YARMOUTH        2.40   800 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 NW CHATHAM          2.38   517 PM 12/09  ASOS
   YARMOUTH              2.36   635 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   1 NW EAST FALMOUTH    2.33   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   EAST HARWICH          2.26   812 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   EAST SANDWICH         2.26   648 AM 12/10  NWS EMPLOYEE
   EAST FALMOUTH         2.25   828 AM 12/10  TRAINED SPOTTER
   BREWSTER              2.24   653 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   1 NW WELLFLEET        2.19   800 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 NNW FALMOUTH        2.12   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 SSE YARMOUTH        2.11   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 SE EAST SANDWICH    2.10   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   3 NNW FALMOUTH        2.09   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 ENE NORTH FALMOUTH  2.05   500 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 NE HYANNIS          2.05   524 PM 12/09  ASOS
   3 E FALMOUTH          2.01   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   FORESTDALE            2.00   636 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   1 ESE EAST FALMOUTH   1.96   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 E CHATHAM           1.66   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 WNW EAST FALMOUTH   1.29   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS

...BRISTOL COUNTY...
   DIGHTON               2.89   821 AM 12/10  NWS EMPLOYEE
   FAIRHAVEN             2.87   408 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   NORTON                2.80   835 AM 12/10  CO-OP OBSERVER
   1 WSW DIGHTON         2.78   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   SSE SOMERSET          2.76   600 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   TAUNTON               2.65   922 AM 12/10  NWS OFFICE
   NORTH DIGHTON         2.52   819 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   4 ESE TAUNTON         2.40   545 PM 12/09  ASOS
   2 N REHOBOTH          2.32   830 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 WSW SWANSEA         2.17   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   ACUSHNET              2.13   700 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   FALL RIVER            2.10   813 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   2 ESE FAIRHAVEN       1.81   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   3 E ATTLEBORO         1.80   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   3 NW NEW BEDFORD      1.67   517 PM 12/09  ASOS

...DUKES COUNTY...
   1 WSW VINEYARD HAVEN  2.41   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   3 S VINEYARD HAVEN    2.27   528 PM 12/09  ASOS
   2 WSW VINEYARD HAVEN  2.26   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   3 N WEST TISBURY      1.98   800 AM 12/10  COCORAHS

...ESSEX COUNTY...
   IPSWICH               5.40   552 AM 12/10  TRAINED SPOTTER
   SALISBURY             5.06   822 AM 12/10  COOP OBSERVER
   4 NW SALISBURY        5.06   600 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   TOPSFIELD             4.51  1013 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   DANVERS               3.70   800 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   5 WNW BEVERLY         3.00   515 PM 12/09  ASOS
   BRADFORD              2.55   749 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   BEVERLY               2.41   750 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   ROCKPORT              2.20   703 PM 12/09  MEDIA
   3 NE LAWRENCE         2.20   525 PM 12/09  ASOS
   LAWRENCE              2.10   932 AM 12/10  CO-OP OBSERVER
   BOXFORD               2.09   559 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   LYNN                  2.06   821 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   4 WNW HAVERHILL       2.03   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   3 NW BEVERLY          1.97   630 AM 12/10  COCORAHS

...FRANKLIN COUNTY...
   HAWLEY                2.76   700 AM 12/10  1750 FT ELEVATION
   ROWE                  2.50   752 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   SUNDERLAND            1.95   930 AM 12/10  CO-OP OBSERVER
   1 SW CONWAY           1.51   800 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 NNE SHELBURNE       1.41   600 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 SE ORANGE           1.14   530 PM 12/09  ASOS

...HAMPDEN COUNTY...
   SOUTHWICK             2.06   850 PM 12/09  NONE
   2 ENE WESTFIELD       1.40   511 PM 12/09  ASOS

...HAMPSHIRE COUNTY...
   2 SW PLAINFIELD       2.50   745 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   GOSHEN                2.50   748 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   2 SW WESTHAMPTON      1.92   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 WSW WILLIAMSBURG    1.61   620 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   NNE LEEDS             1.40   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 NE NORTHAMPTON      0.27   800 AM 12/10  COCORAHS

...MIDDLESEX COUNTY...
   WAKEFIELD             4.43   613 AM 12/10  TRAINED SPOTTER
   MEDFORD               4.28  1115 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   1 SE WINCHESTER       4.01   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 W MEDFORD           3.98   500 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 NNW CAMBRIDGE       3.89   800 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 SSE MELROSE         3.76   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 SSE SOMERVILLE      3.45   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   NORTH READING         3.25   905 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   MELROSE               3.25   826 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   SOMERVILLE            3.05   823 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   2 NE WILMINGTON       3.04   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   WATERTOWN             3.01   827 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   BURLINGTON            3.00   743 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   MAYNARD               3.00   929 AM 12/10  CO-OP OBSERVER
   READING               2.85   742 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   WOBURN                2.85   627 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   SOUTH NATICK          2.65   608 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   LOWELL                2.60   630 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   FRAMINGHAM            2.60   744 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   1 S HOLLISTON         2.51   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   LEXINGTON             2.51   626 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   2 WSW BEDFORD         2.42   514 PM 12/09  ASOS
   TEWKSBURY             2.41   931 PM 12/09  NONE
   CAMBRIDGE             2.24   619 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   BELMONT               2.23   620 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   CONCORD               2.20   556 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   WESTON                2.16   421 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   1 SW ACTON            2.11   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   PEPPERELL             1.97   850 AM 12/10  TRAINED SPOTTER
   3 NNE GROTON          1.96   758 AM 12/10  COCORAHS

...NANTUCKET COUNTY...
   NANTUCKET             3.01   755 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   2 ESE NANTUCKET       2.14   505 PM 12/09  ASOS

...NORFOLK COUNTY...
   MILTON                3.31   925 AM 12/10  COOP OBSERVER
   WALPOLE               3.23   825 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   WELLESLEY             3.16   618 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   3 SSW MILTON          3.05   527 PM 12/09  ASOS
   BELLINGHAM            2.77   618 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   WELLESLEY MA          2.76   258 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   FRANKLIN              2.70   700 AM 12/10  NONE
   NORWOOD               2.64   700 AM 12/10  NWS EMPLOYEE
   1 NW NORWOOD          2.59   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   SHARON                2.50   616 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   RANDOLPH              2.46   700 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   1 ENE NORWOOD         2.38   532 PM 12/09  ASOS
   MILLIS                2.32   822 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   2 SW MILLIS           2.31   800 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   DEDHAM                2.23   740 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER

...PLYMOUTH COUNTY...
   MARION                3.77   912 AM 12/10  HAM RADIO
   PLYMOUTH              3.02   613 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   2 S HINGHAM           2.71   730 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 WNW EAST BRIDGEWAT  2.51   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   3 WNW KINGSTON        2.41   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   HANSON                2.29   816 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   6 E MIDDLEBOROUGH     2.25   600 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   4 SW PLYMOUTH         2.10   545 PM 12/09  ASOS
   1 NNE ABINGTON        2.06   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   3 E MARSHFIELD        1.49   730 AM 12/10  COCORAHS

...SUFFOLK COUNTY...
   1 W BRIGHTON          4.00   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   CHELSEA               3.49   910 AM 12/10  SOCIAL MEDIA
   BOSTON                3.21   820 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   N WINTHROP            2.89   800 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 N EAST BOSTON       2.39   509 PM 12/09  ASOS

...WASHINGTON COUNTY...
   NORTH KINGSTON        2.64   418 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO

...WORCESTER COUNTY...
   MILFORD               2.54   758 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   1 WSW BERLIN          2.16   715 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   SPENCER               2.00   758 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   2 ESE HOLDEN          1.49   800 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 SSW FITCHBURG       1.44   600 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   3 WNW WORCESTER       1.40   530 PM 12/09  ASOS
   4 SE FITCHBURG        1.27   518 PM 12/09  ASOS
   2 S LEOMINSTER        1.25   630 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 E SOUTHBRIDGE       1.14   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   SOUTHBRIDGE           1.05   815 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER

RHODE ISLAND

...BRISTOL COUNTY...
   BARRINGTON            2.09   802 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO

...KENT COUNTY...
   EAST GREENWICH        3.14   747 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   COVENTRY              3.14   913 AM 12/10  HAM RADIO
   2 NNW WARWICK         2.61   533 PM 12/09  ASOS
   WARWICK               2.10   649 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO

...NEWPORT COUNTY...
   2 NNW JAMESTOWN       2.18   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   LITTLE COMPTON        2.08   652 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   2 NW LITTLE COMPTON   2.03   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   4 NE NEWPORT          1.79   546 PM 12/09  ASOS

...PROVIDENCE COUNTY...
   WOONSOCKET            3.06   924 AM 12/10  CO-OP OBSERVER
   4 E CRANSTON          2.84   800 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   JOHNSTON              2.80   804 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   2 E CRANSTON          2.69   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 NNW GREENVILLE      2.61   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   PROVIDENCE            2.60   805 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   BURRILLVILLE          2.51   742 AM 12/10  GENERAL PUBLIC
   NE MANVILLE           2.45   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 NE PROVIDENCE       2.37   545 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   1 ESE WOONSOCKET      2.35   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   NORTH FOSTER          2.20  1200 AM 12/10  CO-OP OBSERVER
   WEST GLOCESTER        2.14   922 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   GLENDALE              2.12   806 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO

...WASHINGTON COUNTY...
   NORTH KINGSTOWN       2.64   652 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   WESTERLY              2.56   757 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   WICKFORD              2.48   651 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   1 NW KINGSTON         2.34   915 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   6 W KINGSTON          2.33   800 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   4 S HOPE VALLEY       2.25   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   3 SSW WAKEFIELD-PEAC  2.24   700 AM 12/10  COCORAHS
   2 SSE WESTERLY        2.00   547 PM 12/09  ASOS
   HOPKINTON             2.00   245 PM 12/09  NONE


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

LOCATION             MAX WIND     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                        GUST            OF
                         MPH    MEASUREMENT

MASSACHUSETTS

...BARNSTABLE COUNTY...
   FALMOUTH                61   343 PM 12/09  OTIS AIR FIELD
   MARSTONS MILLS          57   342 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   CHATHAM                 55   345 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   ORLEANS                 53   336 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   BARNSTABLE              52   312 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   EAST FALMOUTH           51   119 PM 12/09  NONE
   WELLFLEET               48   245 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   2 NE HYANNIS            47   329 PM 12/09  ASOS

...BRISTOL COUNTY...
   FAIRHAVEN               62   258 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO

...DUKES COUNTY...
   OAK BLUFFS              49   135 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   3 S VINEYARD HAVEN      47   447 PM 12/09  ASOS

...ESSEX COUNTY...
   ROCKPORT                53   703 PM 12/09  MEDIA

...NANTUCKET COUNTY...
   2 ESE NANTUCKET         47   447 PM 12/09  ASOS

...NORFOLK COUNTY...
   MILTON                  48   925 AM 12/10  COOP OBSERVER

...PLYMOUTH COUNTY...
   SCITUATE                61   329 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   MARION                  57   400 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO

...SUFFOLK COUNTY...
   WINTHROP                46   316 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO

RHODE ISLAND

...WASHINGTON COUNTY...
   CHARLESTOWN             50   346 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO


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

LOCATION                 WIND     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                        SPEED           OF
                         MPH    MEASUREMENT

MASSACHUSETTS

...BARNSTABLE COUNTY...
   EAST FALMOUTH           36   119 PM 12/09  NONE

...ESSEX COUNTY...
   ROCKPORT                32   302 PM 12/09  MEDIA

...NANTUCKET COUNTY...
   2 ESE NANTUCKET         40   447 PM 12/09  ASOS

...NORFOLK COUNTY...
   MILTON                  37   925 AM 12/10  COOP OBSERVER

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