Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
928 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

CTZ002>004-MAZ002-003-008>011-017-RIZ001>003-301700-
HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-WESTERN FRANKLIN MA-
EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-WESTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-
EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-
NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...CHARLEMONT...GREENFIELD...
ORANGE...CHESTERFIELD...BLANDFORD...AMHERST...NORTHAMPTON...
SPRINGFIELD...TAUNTON...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...
WEST GREENWICH
928 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...A PERIOD OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW THIS MORNING YIELDING
SLIPPERY TRAVEL...

LIGHT SNOW CONTINUES TO OVESPREAD NORTHERN PORTIONS OF
CONNECTICUT...RHODE ISLAND AND MUCH OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
MASSACHUSETTS THIS MORNING. SNOW WILL FALL MODERATELY AT TIMES AND
WILL RESULT IN SNOW ACCUMULATIONS RANGING FROM A COATING TO A FEW
SPOTS NEAR 2 INCHES. GIVEN TEMPERATURES ARE AROUND FREEZING MAIN
ROADWAYS WILL BE MAINLY WET...HOWEVER SECONDARY ROADS WILL LIKELY
BECOME SNOW COVERED WITH A SLUSHY ACCUMULATION.

FOR THE SOUTH COAST OF RHODE ISLAND AND MASSACHUSETTS TEMPERATURES
WILL REMAIN ABOVE FREEZING AND RESULT IN RAIN OR A MIX OF RAIN AND
SNOW. THUS LITTLE IMPACT IS EXPECTED HERE WITH TEMPERATURES
REMAINING ABOVE FREEZING.

PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN TO TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST THIS
AFTERNOON ACROSS THE REGION...FIRST ACROSS CONNECTICUT...RHODE
ISLAND AND INTO WESTERN-CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS. LIGHT SNOW WILL
LIKELY PERSIST MUCH OF THE DAY OVER NORTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS
INCLUDING THE GREATER BOSTON AREA.

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