Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
756 PM EDT TUE MAY 19 2015

MAZ002-003-200045-
WESTERN FRANKLIN-EASTERN FRANKLIN-
756 PM EDT TUE MAY 19 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM IN NORTHERN FRANKLIN COUNTY...

AT 756 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR HEATH...OR 10 MILES WEST OF GREENFIELD...
MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GREENFIELD...ORANGE...DEERFIELD...MONTAGUE...NORTHFIELD...
BERNARDSTON...BUCKLAND...CONWAY...SHELBURNE...LEVERETT...ERVING...
SHUTESBURY...ASHFIELD...COLRAIN...GILL...CHARLEMONT...NEW SALEM...
WENDELL...WARWICK AND LEYDEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 4257 7290 4272 7284 4271 7229 4249 7229
TIME...MOT...LOC 2356Z 271DEG 26KT 4265 7279

$$

MD



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