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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
SPOTTER REPORTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1116 AM 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
   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
   EAST FARMINGTON HEIG   8.0  1110 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   AVON                   7.5   731 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NEW BRITAIN CITY       6.0   847 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   1 WNW WINDSOR LOCKS    4.9   657 AM  1/27  BRADLEY AIRPORT
   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   933 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   STAFFORD SPRINGS      14.5  1108 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   COVENTRY              14.0   933 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   SOMERS                12.5   800 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER

...WINDHAM COUNTY...
   HAMPTON               22.5  1016 AM  1/27  COOP OBSERVER
   DANIELSON             22.3  1050 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   KILLINGLY             20.0   657 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   ASHFORD               18.0   837 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   POMFRET               16.0   830 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   EAST KILLINGLY        15.8   705 AM  1/27  NONE
   PLAINFIELD            15.0   917 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WOODSTOCK             12.0   521 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

MASSACHUSETTS

...BARNSTABLE COUNTY...
   FALMOUTH              19.0   718 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   HARWICH               18.0   722 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   SANDWICH              18.0   615 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   SOUTH DENNIS          13.2   749 AM  1/27  EMERGENCY MANAGER
   CENTERVILLE           13.0   728 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NORTH FALMOUTH        12.5   606 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   EAST FALMOUTH         12.5   705 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER

...BRISTOL COUNTY...
   EAST FREETOWN         19.5  1014 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   NEW BEDFORD           18.0   848 AM  1/27  NONE
   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
   NORTH ATTLEBORO       14.4  1029 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   TAUNTON               14.0   620 AM  1/27  NWS OFFICE
   FALL RIVER            13.2   913 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   ACUSHNET              13.0   630 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WEST ACUSHNET         12.4   800 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               19.0  1033 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   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
   SALEM                 16.0  1030 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   TOPSFIELD             14.8   853 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   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
   HAVERHILL              6.9   446 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER

...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...
   MONSON                12.0   552 AM  1/27  BROADCAST MEDIA
   WALES                 12.0   820 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              4.4   922 AM  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
   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...
   FRAMINGHAM            30.0  1010 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   ACTON                 28.0  1051 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   LITTLETON             28.0   930 AM  1/27  NONE
   TYNGSBORO             27.0  1015 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   DRACUT                25.0  1100 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   AYER                  24.0  1054 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WILMINGTON            23.0  1032 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   CHELMSFORD            22.5   839 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   WESTFORD              22.0   903 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   PEPPERELL             22.0  1057 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   GROTON                22.0  1047 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NORTH READING         21.8  1009 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   SUDBURY               20.5   912 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WAKEFIELD             20.2  1014 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NEWTON                20.0   953 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   NORTH CHELSMFORD      20.0   730 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   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
   STONEHAM              17.0   849 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   TEWKSBURY             16.2   741 AM  1/27  NONE
   TOWNSEND              15.6   946 AM  1/27  NONE
   NORTH WOBURN          15.5   800 AM  1/27  NONE
   MEDFORD               15.0  1034 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   CONCORD               14.0   530 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   SOMERVILLE            13.4   405 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   BEDFORD               12.8   709 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   MEDFIELD              12.5  1108 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   MALDEN                12.0   820 AM  1/27  SOCIAL MEDIA

...NORFOLK COUNTY...
   SHERBORN              19.4   907 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   MILTON                19.2  1036 AM  1/27  COOP OBSERVER
   WRENTHAM              19.0  1030 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WEYMOUTH              18.5  1007 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   WEST WALPOLE          18.0  1031 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                14.7  1017 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   QUINCY                14.5   920 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   WALPOLE               14.0  1027 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   DOVER                 14.0   825 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   STOUGHTON             13.0  1018 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...PLYMOUTH COUNTY...
   PLYMOUTH              21.0  1005 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   WEST WAREHAM          18.5  1020 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   HANOVER               18.0  1110 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   SOUTH PLYMOUTH        18.0   738 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   ROCKLAND              17.0  1113 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   KINGSTON              16.0   849 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   HANSON                14.0   753 AM  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...
   CHELSEA               20.0   854 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   BOSTON                18.2   900 AM  1/27  NONE
   1 N EAST BOSTON       11.8   700 AM  1/27  AIRPORT
   WINTHROP              11.8   700 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER

...WORCESTER COUNTY...
   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
   3 WNW WORCESTER       26.0   943 AM  1/27  AIRPORT
   LUNENBURG             26.0   934 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   WORCESTER             25.0   941 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
   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
   MILFORD               22.0   931 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   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
   BOYLSTON              18.5   805 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   SOUTHBORO             18.3   827 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
   CHARLTON              11.0   526 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...
   WEST WARWICK          16.0  1004 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   GREENE                13.0   903 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   2 NNW WARWICK         10.3   706 AM  1/27  TF GREEN AIRPORT

...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          21.0  1010 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC
   WEST GLOCESTER        20.2   940 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NORTH FOSTER          18.5  1025 AM  1/27  CO-OP OBSERVER
   SMITHFIELD            16.0   936 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   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
   RICHMOND              11.0   834 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   SAUNDERSTOWN           8.2   835 AM  1/27  GENERAL PUBLIC


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

LOCATION             MAX WIND     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                        GUST            OF
                         MPH    MEASUREMENT

MASSACHUSETTS

...BARNSTABLE COUNTY...
   CHATHAM                 75   926 AM  1/27  CHH UPPER AIR
   WELLFLEET               65   515 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   BARNSTABLE              63   325 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   EAST FALMOUTH           56   621 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER
   BOURNE                  54   623 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...BRISTOL COUNTY...
   FAIRHAVEN               64   340 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   FALL RIVER              55   506 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...DUKES COUNTY...
   AQUINNAH                74   712 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   EDGARTOWN               67   641 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...ESSEX COUNTY...
   ROCKPORT                60  1014 AM  1/27  MEDIA
   GLOUCESTER              42   448 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER

...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

...WORCESTER COUNTY...
   NORTH MILFORD           57   412 AM  1/27  TRAINED SPOTTER

RHODE ISLAND

...NEWPORT COUNTY...
   NEWPORT                 53   454 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO

...WASHINGTON COUNTY...
   NARRAGANSETT            51   357 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO


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

LOCATION                 WIND     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                        SPEED           OF
                         MPH    MEASUREMENT

MASSACHUSETTS

...BARNSTABLE COUNTY...
   WELLFLEET               52   515 AM  1/27  HAM RADIO
   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

$$

KAB


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