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Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1149 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

MAC005-021-023-230645-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PLYMOUTH MA-BRISTOL MA-NORFOLK MA-
1149 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  PLYMOUTH COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
  NORTHERN BRISTOL COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
  SOUTHEASTERN NORFOLK COUNTY IN EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...

* UNTIL 245 AM EDT

* AT 1148 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE
  MINOR URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING. OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE
  AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
  BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...TAUNTON...RANDOLPH...NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH...
  NORWOOD...STOUGHTON...BRIDGEWATER...MARION...ATTLEBORO...
  MANSFIELD...MIDDLEBOROUGH...EASTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADS.

A FLOOD ADVISORY IS ISSUED FOR MINOR URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.
DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADS.

&&

LAT...LON 4183 7054 4181 7054 4179 7056 4169 7084
      4197 7138 4221 7114 4201 7071 4195 7066
      4194 7062 4195 7059 4192 7054 4189 7053
      4184 7053

$$

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Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1013 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN OVERNIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING MAY
RESULT IN LOCALIZED URBAN AND POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING...

MAZ005>007-013>022-026-NHZ012-015-231015-
/O.CON.KBOX.FA.A.0007.000000T0000Z-141023T1500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-
WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-
EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-
BARNSTABLE MA-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-
WESTERN AND CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH NH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...
TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...
MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...AYER...
MANCHESTER...NASHUA...PETERBOROUGH...WEARE
1013 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF MASSACHUSETTS AND SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...IN MASSACHUSETTS...
  BARNSTABLE...BRISTOL...ESSEX...MIDDLESEX...NORFOLK...PLYMOUTH
  AND SUFFOLK. IN SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE...HILLSBOROUGH.

* THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING

* PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WITH EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE
  OVERNIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING...BEFORE TAPERING TO SCATTERED
  SHOWERS BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* A WIDESPREAD 1.50 TO 2.50 INCHES OF RAIN IS ANTICIPATED...BUT
  LOCALIZED 4 INCH AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE. THIS MAY RESULT IN AREAS OF
  LOCALIZED FLOODING...ESPECIALLY IN URBAN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
940 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...VERY STRONG NORTHEAST WIND GUSTS WILL AFFECT THE EXTREME EAST
COAST OF MASSACHUSETTS AND RESULT IN WIND DAMAGE AND POWER
OUTAGES THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING...

CTZ004-MAZ012-013-017-018-020-021-NHZ012-RIZ001>007-230945-
/O.EXA.KBOX.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-141023T1200Z/
WINDHAM CT-SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-
NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-
NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-
EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...MILFORD...
WORCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...FALL RIVER...
NEW BEDFORD...MATTAPOISETT...MANCHESTER...NASHUA...FOSTER...
SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...
NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...NEWPORT
940 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THURSDAY.

* LOCATION...FOR MUCH EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS INTO WORCESTER COUNTY
  AND SOUTHWARD INTO NORTHEAST CONNECTICUT AND ALL OF RHODE
  ISLAND. THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING CITIES AND TOWNS OF
  PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...MILFORD...WORCESTER...FOXBORO...
  NORWOOD...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...
  MATTAPOISETT...MANCHESTER...NASHUA...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...
  PROVIDENCE...WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...
  NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY AND NEWPORT.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR TONIGHT IN HEAVY RAIN
  SQUALLS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

* IMPACTS...THESE STRONG WINDS MAY RESULT IN SOME DOWNED TREE
  LIMBS AND EVEN ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES. THE HEAVY RAIN COMBINED
  WITH MANY FULLY LEAFED TREES WILL LIKELY EXACERBATE THE
  POTENTIAL FOR DOWNED TREE LIMBS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE
31 TO 39 MPH OR GUSTS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 46 AND 57 MPH. WINDS
THIS STRONG ARE CAPABLE OF DOWNING SMALL TREE LIMBS AND
BRANCHES...POSSIBLY CAUSING ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES.  DRIVING CAN
ALSO BE DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
410 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

MAZ013-017-018-020>022-026-NHZ012-015-232015-
WESTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-
NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-
WESTERN AND CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH NH-
410 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS AND
SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

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

   FLOOD WATCH.

LOW TO MODERATE PROBABILITY THAT A WIND ADVISORY WILL BE NEEDED
FOR HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

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

   FLOOD WATCH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.

$$



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