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Winter Storm Warning

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.

&&

$$



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