Special Weather Statement
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WWUS81 KBOX 122347
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Taunton MA
747 PM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017

MAZ002-003-008-130115-
Western Franklin MA-Western Hampshire MA-Eastern Franklin MA-
747 PM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017

...Strong Thunderstorm in northwestern Hampshire and northwestern
Franklin Counties...

At 742 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near North Adams to near Kinderhook in New
York. Movement was east at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will accompany with these storms. Locally
heavy downpours are possible. These showers and thunderstorms will
affect Western Franklin County and Western Hampshire County between
815 PM and 915 PM.

Locations impacted include...
Greenfield, Monroe, Winchester, Northfield, Bernardston, Buckland,
Conway, Shelburne, Ashfield, Colrain, Charlemont, Worthington,
Goshen, Cummington, Leyden, Heath, Plainfield, Rowe, Hawley and East
Windsor.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Get indoors when these storms approach. Winds may be strong enough to
produce minor damage, such as a few downed branches.

&&

LAT...LON 4273 7241 4241 7295 4241 7300 4266 7295
      4267 7300 4270 7295 4270 7302 4274 7302
TIME...MOT...LOC 2342Z 261DEG 23KT 4267 7328 4240 7375

$$

WTB



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