Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
406 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

MAZ012-RIZ001-282045-
SOUTHERN WORCESTER-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE-
406 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM IN SOUTH CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS...

AT 405 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER NORTHBRIDGE...MOVING SOUTH AT 20 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF PEAS AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH CAN BE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM AS IT HEADS ACROSS THE RHODE ISLAND BORDER
BY 430 PM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WOONSOCKET...CUMBERLAND...SMITHFIELD...LINCOLN...BELLINGHAM...
BURRILLVILLE...NORTHBRIDGE...UXBRIDGE...NORTH SMITHFIELD...
GLOCESTER...BLACKSTONE...SUTTON...DOUGLAS...UPTON...MENDON AND
MILLVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GET INDOORS WHEN THIS STORM APPROACHES. WINDS MAY BE STRONG ENOUGH TO
PRODUCE MINOR DAMAGE...SUCH AS DOWNED BRANCHES.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WAS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MINOR URBAN AND
POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING CAN BE EXPECTED. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADS.

&&

LAT...LON 4204 7149 4202 7150 4202 7147 4196 7141
      4188 7172 4215 7172 4217 7164
TIME...MOT...LOC 2005Z 337DEG 18KT 4212 7166

$$

JWD



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