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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1111 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

CTZ002-003-MAZ002>004-008>011-026-NHZ011-012-015-261215-
/O.CON.KBOX.WS.W.0009.141126T1200Z-141127T1200Z/
HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WESTERN FRANKLIN MA-EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-
NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-
EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-
CHESHIRE NH-EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-
WESTERN AND CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH NH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...CHARLEMONT...GREENFIELD...ORANGE...BARRE...FITCHBURG...
CHESTERFIELD...BLANDFORD...AMHERST...NORTHAMPTON...SPRINGFIELD...
AYER...JAFFREY...KEENE...MANCHESTER...NASHUA...PETERBOROUGH...
WEARE
1111 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY TO
7 AM EST THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...INCLUDE PORTIONS OF NORTHERN CONNECTICUT...WESTERN
  AND CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS...

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...RANGING AROUND 6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING...RAIN PERHAPS INITIALLY BEGINNING AROUND DAYBREAK
  CHANGING OVER TO ALL SNOW TOWARDS MIDDAY. COULD BECOME HEAVY
  AT TIMES LATE WEDNESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT BEFORE TAPERING
  OFF INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THIS STORM WILL SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACT HOLIDAY TRAVEL
  MAKING DRIVING DANGEROUS AT TIMES. VISIBILITIES IN HEAVY SNOW
  EXPECTED TO BE SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR
  LESS AT TIMES.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN AN AVERAGE OF 6 OR MORE
INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED IN A 12 HOUR PERIOD...OR FOR 8 OR MORE
INCHES IN A 24 HOUR PERIOD. TRAVEL WILL BE SLOW AT BEST ON WELL
TREATED SURFACES...AND QUITE DIFFICULT ON ANY UNPLOWED OR
UNTREATED SURFACES.

&&

$$

CTZ004-MAZ005-006-012-261215-
/O.CON.KBOX.WS.W.0009.141126T1200Z-141127T1200Z/
WINDHAM CT-CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-
SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...FRAMINGHAM...
LOWELL...LAWRENCE...MILFORD...WORCESTER
1111 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY TO
7 AM EST THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...INCLUDE NORTHEAST CONNECTICUT...AS WELL AS
  PORTIONS OF EASTERN AND NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...AND
  SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...RANGING AROUND 6 TO 8 INCHES WITH A TRACE OF
  ICE.

* TIMING...RAIN PERHAPS INITIALLY BEGINNING AROUND DAYBREAK
  CHANGING OVER TO ALL SNOW TOWARDS MIDDAY MAINLY NORTH AND WEST
  A LINE FROM NORTHEAST CT TO NORTHEAST MA. BETWEEN THIS AREA
  AND WEST OF THE I-95 CORRIDOR COULD SEE INITIAL RAIN CHANGE TO
  A WINTRY MIX OF SNOW AND SLEET BY MIDDAY INTO AFTERNOON BEFORE
  CHANGING TO ALL SNOW BY EVENING. SNOW TAPERS OFF INTO THURSDAY
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THIS STORM WILL SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACT HOLIDAY TRAVEL
  MAKING DRIVING DANGEROUS AT TIMES. VISIBILITIES IN HEAVY SNOW
  EXPECTED TO BE SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR
  LESS AT TIMES.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN AN AVERAGE OF 6 OR MORE
INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED IN A 12 HOUR PERIOD...OR FOR 8 OR MORE
INCHES IN A 24 HOUR PERIOD. TRAVEL WILL BE SLOW AT BEST ON WELL
TREATED SURFACES...AND QUITE DIFFICULT ON ANY UNPLOWED OR
UNTREATED SURFACES.

&&

$$

MAZ007-013>016-RIZ001>003-261215-
/O.CON.KBOX.WW.Y.0019.141126T1200Z-141127T1200Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-
SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLOUCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...
CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...
WEST GREENWICH
1111 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 7 AM EST THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...INCLUDE EASTERN AND SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS AS
  WELL AS NORTHERN AND CENTRAL RHODE ISLAND.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...RANGING AROUND 3 TO 6 INCHES WITH A TRACE OF
  ICE.

* TIMING...RAIN INITIALLY BEGINNING AROUND DAYBREAK CHANGING
  OVER TO A WINTRY MIX OF SNOW AND SLEET BY MIDDAY INTO
  AFTERNOON BEFORE CHANGING TO ALL SNOW BY EVENING. SNOW TAPERS
  OFF INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THIS STORM WILL SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACT HOLIDAY TRAVEL
  MAKING DRIVING DANGEROUS AT TIMES. VISIBILITIES IN HEAVY SNOW
  EXPECTED TO BE SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR
  LESS AT TIMES.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SNOW AND/OR ICE IS
FORECAST TO DEVELOP IN THE AFFECTED AREAS...BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT. ANY SNOW OR ICE WOULD RESULT IN SLIPPERY
CONDITIONS ON UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS.  WHEN
TEMPERATURES ARE BELOW FREEZING...MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ESPECIALLY
CAREFUL ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WHERE SLIPPERY SPOTS CAN EASILY
DEVELOP.

&&

$$


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