Severe Thunderstorm Warning
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
642 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN HARTFORD COUNTY IN NORTHERN CONNECTICUT...
  SOUTH CENTRAL HAMPSHIRE COUNTY IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
  SOUTHWESTERN HAMPDEN COUNTY IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...

* UNTIL 745 PM EDT

* AT 642 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
  THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60
  MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR
  SANDISFIELD TO NEAR NORFOLK TO NEAR TORRINGTON...AND WAS MOVING
  NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

* SOME LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SPRINGFIELD...CHICOPEE...WESTFIELD...HOLYOKE...AGAWAM...WEST
  SPRINGFIELD...LUDLOW...SOUTH HADLEY...EASTHAMPTON...LONGMEADOW...
  SUFFIELD...BELCHERTOWN...SOUTHWICK...GRANBY...SOUTHAMPTON...EAST
  GRANBY...HARTLAND...RUSSELL...GRANVILLE AND BLANDFORD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS AND LARGE HAIL. GO
INDOORS AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.  DRIVERS SHOULD PREPARE FOR LOW
VISIBILITY AND AVOID FLOODED ROADS.

THIS STORM WAS ALSO PRODUCING FREQUENT LIGHTNING. GO INDOORS
IMMEDIATELY. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE
STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. WAIT UNTIL AT LEAST 30 MINUTES AFTER THE STORM
ENDS TO RESUME OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.

&&

LAT...LON 4212 7306 4215 7307 4214 7304 4216 7303
      4217 7301 4228 7243 4198 7265 4194 7290
      4197 7289 4197 7303 4204 7301 4204 7306
      4210 7307
TIME...MOT...LOC 2242Z 241DEG 40KT 4211 7309 4200 7312 4188 7322
$$

JWD


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