Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
240 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

MAZ002-003-008-281930-
WESTERN FRANKLIN-EASTERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN HAMPSHIRE-
240 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM IN NORTHWESTERN HAMPSHIRE AND FRANKLIN
COUNTIES...

AT 239 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER LEE...OR 9 MILES NORTH OF GREAT
BARRINGTON...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF DIMES AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH CAN BE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GREENFIELD...DEERFIELD...MONROE...MONTAGUE...SUNDERLAND...
NORTHFIELD...WILLIAMSBURG...BERNARDSTON...BUCKLAND...CONWAY...
SHELBURNE...LEVERETT...ERVING...SHUTESBURY...ASHFIELD...COLRAIN...
GILL...WHATELY...CHARLEMONT AND CHESTERFIELD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GET INDOORS WHEN THIS STORM APPROACHES. WINDS MAY BE STRONG ENOUGH TO
PRODUCE MINOR DAMAGE...SUCH AS DOWNED BRANCHES. MINOR URBAN AND POOR
DRAINAGE FLOODING IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

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

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT MONDAY
EVENING FOR CENTRAL RHODE ISLAND...SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE...NORTHERN
CONNECTICUT AND  MASSACHUSETTS.

LAT...LON 4238 7301 4239 7301 4263 7295 4266 7295
      4267 7300 4269 7295 4271 7296 4270 7299
      4274 7294 4273 7255 4251 7239 4235 7288
      4235 7295 4231 7301 4231 7303 4233 7306
      4238 7307
TIME...MOT...LOC 1839Z 240DEG 36KT 4232 7329

$$

KJC



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