Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
643 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

CTZ002-272330-
HARTFORD-
643 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING SOUTHWESTERN HARTFORD COUNTY
COUNTY...

AT 642 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THOMASTON...OR 8 MILES WEST OF BRISTOL...
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

HEAVY RAINFALL WAS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MINOR URBAN AND POOR
DRAINAGE FLOODING CAN BE EXPECTED. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADS.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF PEAS AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE
WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEW BRITAIN...BRISTOL...SOUTHINGTON...NEWINGTON...WETHERSFIELD...
FARMINGTON...BERLIN...ROCKY HILL...PLAINVILLE...BURLINGTON...
ALLENTOWN...TERRYVILLE STATION AND PEQUABUCK.

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 4169 7268 4168 7264 4164 7266 4163 7271
      4161 7271 4159 7275 4158 7275 4157 7280
      4155 7282 4157 7285 4155 7285 4156 7288
      4156 7295 4163 7293 4164 7294 4164 7299
      4173 7300
TIME...MOT...LOC 2242Z 295DEG 30KT 4170 7311

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