Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1125 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

MAZ020-RIZ007-260430-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL-NEWPORT-
1125 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

AT 1124 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 9 MILES SOUTH OF NEWPORT...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
25 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF PEAS AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH CAN BE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM AS IT MOVES ALONG THE SOUTH COAST AFTER
1140 PM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEW BEDFORD...FALL RIVER...DARTMOUTH...NEWPORT...PORTSMOUTH...
MIDDLETOWN...FAIRHAVEN...TIVERTON...WESTPORT AND LITTLE COMPTON.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4155 7124 4150 7121 4156 7122 4173 7103
      4163 7089 4161 7091 4158 7082 4161 7093
      4158 7093 4160 7096 4155 7093 4152 7096
      4153 7096 4149 7104 4150 7113 4146 7117
      4150 7124 4148 7124 4149 7129 4145 7134
TIME...MOT...LOC 0324Z 224DEG 24KT 4134 7131

$$

KJC



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