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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
421 PM EST MON JAN 16 2017

MAZ010>012-170530-
/O.EXT.KBOX.WW.Y.0003.170117T1800Z-170118T1200Z/
EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...NORTHAMPTON...SPRINGFIELD...
MILFORD...WORCESTER
421 PM EST MON JAN 16 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TUESDAY TO
7 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...INCLUDE PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL
  MASSACHUSETTS...INCLUDING THE METRO AREAS OF SPRINGFIELD AND
  WORCESTER.

* HAZARD TYPES...INCLUDE SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES...ALONG WITH
  UP TO ONE TENTH OF AN INCH OF ICE ACCRETION.

* TIMING...LATE AFTERNOON TUESDAY INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL LIKELY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS
  TRAVEL CONDITIONS ON UNTREATED ROADS...ESPECIALLY BRIDGES...
  AND OVERPASSES. PARKING LOTS AND SIDEWALKS WILL BECOME
  SLIPPERY AS WELL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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