Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
139 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

MAZ017>019-260630-
NORTHERN BRISTOL-EASTERN PLYMOUTH-WESTERN PLYMOUTH-
139 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM IN CENTRAL BRISTOL AND CENTRAL PLYMOUTH
COUNTIES...

AT 139 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER LAKEVILLE...OR NEAR TAUNTON...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF DIMES AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH CAN BE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PLYMOUTH...TAUNTON...BRIDGEWATER...MARSHFIELD...MIDDLEBOROUGH...
PEMBROKE...DUXBURY...EAST BRIDGEWATER...RAYNHAM...KINGSTON...
CARVER...LAKEVILLE...HANSON...HALIFAX...BERKLEY AND PLYMPTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WAS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. FOR
YOUR SAFETY...GO INSIDE OR IN A VEHICLE. STAY AWAY FROM OPEN AREAS
SUCH AS BALL FIELDS...GOLF COURSES AND PARKS. WAIT AT LEAST 30
MINUTES AFTER THE STORM ENDS TO RESUME OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.

&&

LAT...LON 4191 7055 4181 7102 4190 7108 4214 7069
      4209 7064 4205 7066 4202 7062 4204 7065
      4204 7066 4202 7068 4200 7064 4201 7060
      4199 7063 4201 7071 4197 7067 4198 7065
      4195 7065 4195 7058 4193 7054
TIME...MOT...LOC 0539Z 240DEG 15KT 4187 7098

$$

DUNTEN



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