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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1053 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

MAZ005>007-013>024-RIZ001>008-250700-
CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-
WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-
EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-
BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-
SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-EASTERN KENT RI-
BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...
TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...
MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...
VINEYARD HAVEN...NANTUCKET...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...
WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...
NEWPORT...BLOCK ISLAND
1053 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

...BAND OF MODERATE TO BRIEFLY HEAVY SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD RHODE
ISLAND AND EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS THROUGH 1 AM...

A BAND OF MODERATE TO BRIEFLY HEAVY SNOW WAS WORKING ONTO THE
SOUTH COASTS OF RHODE ISLAND AND MASSACHUSETTS. THE SNOW THEN
WILL RAPIDLY SPREAD NORTHEAST INTO THE REST OF EASTERN
MASSACHUSETTS INCLUDING THE BOSTON METROPOLITAN AREA THROUGH 1 AM.
THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL FOCUS ITSELF ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF THE
BOSTON TO PROVIDENCE CORRIDOR TO THE CAPE COD CANAL.

SNOW MAY FALL AT THE RATE OF 1 INCH PER HOUR FOR A SHORT TIME AND
RESULT IN VISIBILITY DROPPING BELOW ONE HALF MILE. COLD ROADS WILL
QUICKLY BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY. PLEASE USE EXTRA
CAUTION IF DRIVING OVERNIGHT.

$$

FRANK



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