Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
426 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

CTZ002>004-302115-
HARTFORD-WINDHAM-TOLLAND-
426 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM IN EASTERN HARTFORD COUNTY MOVING INTO
TOLLAND COUNTY...

AT 423 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER WINDSOR...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING...HEAVY DOWNPOURS...WIND GUSTS TO 40
MPH...AND PEA SIZED HAIL ACCOMPANY THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HARTFORD...MANCHESTER...EAST HARTFORD...VERNON...WINDSOR...
MANSFIELD...SOUTH WINDSOR...BLOOMFIELD...ELLINGTON...TOLLAND...
WINDSOR LOCKS...COVENTRY...STAFFORD...SOMERS...EAST WINDSOR...
BROOKLYN...WOODSTOCK...WILLINGTON...BOLTON AND ASHFORD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GET INDOORS WHEN THIS STORM APPROACHES. WINDS MAY BE STRONG ENOUGH TO
PRODUCE MINOR DAMAGE...SUCH AS DOWNED BRANCHES. MINOR URBAN AND POOR
DRAINAGE FLOODING IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

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.

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LAT...LON 4179 7269 4192 7270 4202 7200 4176 7198
TIME...MOT...LOC 2023Z 264DEG 36KT 4184 7257

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