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Wind Chill Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
403 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW LATE TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY NIGHT...

MAZ004-301715-
/O.EXB.KBOX.WC.Y.0003.150131T0600Z-150131T1400Z/
/O.CON.KBOX.WW.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-150131T1300Z/
NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BARRE...FITCHBURG
403 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST
SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 9 AM EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 9 AM EST SATURDAY.

WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST SATURDAY.

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN WORCESTER COUNTY. THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES
  OF BARRE AND FITCHBURG

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW AND DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 15 BELOW.

* TIMING...MAINLY LIGHT SNOW TODAY...BUT A PERIOD OF MODERATE SNOW
  IS LIKELY AT TIMES TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY ACROSS EASTERN
  MASSACHUSETTS. DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS AFTER MIDNIGHT
  TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADS. POOR VISIBILITIES POSSIBLE TONIGHT AS GUSTY WINDS
  DEVELOP. FROSTBITE CAN DEVELOP IN JUST 30 MINUTES WITH A WIND
  CHILL INDEX OF -20.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST GUSTING UP TO 40 MPH LATER TONIGHT.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

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.

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN THE WIND CHILL INDEX IS
LIKELY TO REACH -15 TO -24 DEGREES FOR AT LEAST 3 HOURS.
FROSTBITE CAN DEVELOP IN JUST 30 MINUTES WITH A WIND CHILL INDEX
OF -20. IF YOU ARE HEADING OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND WEAR A
HAT AND GLOVES.

&&

$$



Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
403 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW LATE TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY NIGHT...

MAZ004-301715-
/O.EXB.KBOX.WC.Y.0003.150131T0600Z-150131T1400Z/
/O.CON.KBOX.WW.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-150131T1300Z/
NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BARRE...FITCHBURG
403 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST
SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 9 AM EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 9 AM EST SATURDAY.

WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST SATURDAY.

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN WORCESTER COUNTY. THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES
  OF BARRE AND FITCHBURG

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW AND DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 15 BELOW.

* TIMING...MAINLY LIGHT SNOW TODAY...BUT A PERIOD OF MODERATE SNOW
  IS LIKELY AT TIMES TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY ACROSS EASTERN
  MASSACHUSETTS. DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS AFTER MIDNIGHT
  TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADS. POOR VISIBILITIES POSSIBLE TONIGHT AS GUSTY WINDS
  DEVELOP. FROSTBITE CAN DEVELOP IN JUST 30 MINUTES WITH A WIND
  CHILL INDEX OF -20.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST GUSTING UP TO 40 MPH LATER TONIGHT.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

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.

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN THE WIND CHILL INDEX IS
LIKELY TO REACH -15 TO -24 DEGREES FOR AT LEAST 3 HOURS.
FROSTBITE CAN DEVELOP IN JUST 30 MINUTES WITH A WIND CHILL INDEX
OF -20. IF YOU ARE HEADING OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS AND WEAR A
HAT AND GLOVES.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1147 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

MAZ004>007-013>016-018-019-026-301700-
NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-
1147 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 AM
EST SATURDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL
MASSACHUSETTS...EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS
AND SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

FRIDAY NIGHT...WIND CHILLS MAY REACH 15 TO 20 BELOW ZERO ACROSS
NORTH CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS. A WIND CHILL ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE
NEEDED.

SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...ANOTHER STORM MAY BRING ACCUMULATING
SNOW TO THE REGION. HOWEVER...THE TRACK OF THIS LOW REMAINS IN
QUESTION. LOW CONFIDENCE AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$



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