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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
SPOTTER REPORTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1050 PM EST TUE DEC 09 2014

THE FOLLOWING ARE UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATIONS TAKEN DURING THE PAST 40
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
   SALISBURY              0.2   920 AM 12/09  COOP OBSERVER

...FRANKLIN COUNTY...
   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   412 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   PLAINFIELD             2.0   413 PM 12/09  1450 FT ELEVATION

...NORFOLK COUNTY...
   SHARON                 0.5   633 AM 12/09  GENERAL PUBLIC

...SUFFOLK COUNTY...
   WINTHROP               0.3  1147 PM 12/08  NONE


***********************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

MASSACHUSETTS

...HAMPDEN COUNTY...
   SOUTHWICK             0.06   714 AM 12/09  NONE

...NORFOLK COUNTY...
   SHARON                0.06   633 AM 12/09  GENERAL PUBLIC

...WORCESTER COUNTY...
   AUBURN                0.12  1136 AM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER


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

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

CONNECTICUT

...HARTFORD COUNTY...
   SOUTHINGTON           2.16   630 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   AVON                  2.14   710 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   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

...TOLLAND COUNTY...
   STAFFORDVILLE         1.86   903 PM 12/09  NONE
   WEST STAFFORD         1.50   815 PM 12/09  NONE

...WINDHAM COUNTY...
   3 NE WILLIMANTIC      1.17   524 PM 12/09  ASOS

MASSACHUSETTS

...BARNSTABLE COUNTY...
   HARWICH               2.82   811 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   2 NW CHATHAM          2.38   517 PM 12/09  ASOS
   YARMOUTH              2.36   635 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   EAST HARWICH          2.26   812 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   BREWSTER              2.24   653 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   2 NE HYANNIS          2.05   524 PM 12/09  ASOS
   FORESTDALE            2.00   636 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   EAST FALMOUTH         1.67   302 PM 12/09  CO-OP OBSERVER

...BRISTOL COUNTY...
   FAIRHAVEN             2.87   408 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   TAUNTON               2.61   818 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   NORTH DIGHTON         2.52   819 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   4 ESE TAUNTON         2.40   545 PM 12/09  ASOS
   NORTON                2.19   817 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   ACUSHNET              2.13   700 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   FALL RIVER            2.10   633 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   4 W NORTON            2.10   529 PM 12/09  CO-OP OBSERVER
   3 NW NEW BEDFORD      1.67   517 PM 12/09  ASOS

...DUKES COUNTY...
   3 S VINEYARD HAVEN    2.27   528 PM 12/09  ASOS

...ESSEX COUNTY...
   IPSWICH               5.03   801 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   TOPSFIELD             4.51  1013 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   SALISBURY             4.26   753 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
   BOXFORD               2.09   559 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   LYNN                  2.06   821 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   LAWRENCE              2.06   558 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO

...FRANKLIN COUNTY...
   ROWE                  2.50   752 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   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...
   GOSHEN                2.50   748 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO

...MIDDLESEX COUNTY...
   WAKEFIELD             3.94   623 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   MEDFORD               3.49   824 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   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
   WATERTOWN             3.01   827 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   BURLINGTON            3.00   743 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   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
   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   404 PM 12/09  HAM 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
   PEPPERELL             1.62   711 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER

...NANTUCKET COUNTY...
   NANTUCKET             3.01   504 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   2 ESE NANTUCKET       2.14   505 PM 12/09  ASOS

...NORFOLK COUNTY...
   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
   SHARON                2.50   616 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   MILTON                2.49   955 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   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
   DEDHAM                2.23   740 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER

...PLYMOUTH COUNTY...
   PLYMOUTH              3.02   613 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO
   HANSON                2.29   816 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   4 SW PLYMOUTH         2.10   545 PM 12/09  ASOS

...SUFFOLK COUNTY...
   BOSTON                3.21   820 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   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
   SPENCER               2.00   758 PM 12/09  TRAINED SPOTTER
   3 WNW WORCESTER       1.40   530 PM 12/09  ASOS
   4 SE FITCHBURG        1.27   518 PM 12/09  ASOS
   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              3.00   411 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   2 NNW WARWICK         2.61   533 PM 12/09  ASOS
   WARWICK               2.10   649 PM 12/09  AMATEUR RADIO

...NEWPORT COUNTY...
   LITTLE COMPTON        2.08   759 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   4 NE NEWPORT          1.79   546 PM 12/09  ASOS

...PROVIDENCE COUNTY...
   JOHNSTON              2.80   804 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   WOONSOCKET            2.72   809 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   PROVIDENCE            2.60   805 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   BURRILLVILLE          2.36   541 PM 12/09  GENERAL PUBLIC
   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
   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

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

...DUKES COUNTY...
   OAK BLUFFS              49   135 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO

...ESSEX COUNTY...
   ROCKPORT                53   302 PM 12/09  MEDIA

...PLYMOUTH COUNTY...
   SCITUATE                61   329 PM 12/09  HAM RADIO
   MARION                  47   109 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

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WS/EVT/FRANK



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