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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.

&&

$$



Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
925 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

CTZ003-004-MAZ004-005-011>020-RIZ001-002-004-005-230215-
WINDHAM-TOLLAND-SUFFOLK-SOUTHERN BRISTOL-EASTERN NORFOLK-NORTHERN
WORCESTER-CENTRAL MIDDLESEX COUNTY-EASTERN HAMPDEN-WESTERN
PLYMOUTH-WESTERN NORFOLK-SOUTHERN WORCESTER-EASTERN PLYMOUTH-NORTHERN
BRISTOL-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE-EASTERN
KENT-BRISTOL-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE-
925 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM IN NORTHERN WINDHAM...NORTHERN TOLLAND...
SOUTHEASTERN HAMPDEN...NORTHWESTERN PLYMOUTH...NORTHWESTERN
BRISTOL...SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK...WORCESTER...SOUTH CENTRAL
MIDDLESEX...NORFOLK...NORTHEASTERN KENT...PROVIDENCE AND NORTHEASTERN
BRISTOL COUNTIES...

AT 924 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM SCITUATE TO
SWANSEA...AND WAS MOVING NORTHWEST AT 50 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF PEAS AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH CAN BE
EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BOSTON...WORCESTER...PROVIDENCE...BROCKTON...QUINCY...NEWTON...
WARWICK...CRANSTON...PAWTUCKET...FRAMINGHAM...WALTHAM...BROOKLINE...
TAUNTON...WEYMOUTH...EAST PROVIDENCE...WOONSOCKET...LEOMINSTER...
FITCHBURG...MARLBOROUGH AND BRAINTREE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WAS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. MINOR URBAN AND
POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING CAN BE EXPECTED. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADS.

&&

LAT...LON 4258 7181 4230 7105 4232 7096 4229 7102
      4226 7097 4230 7096 4231 7096 4231 7095
      4225 7096 4226 7085 4227 7086 4228 7086
      4229 7089 4229 7087 4221 7072 4171 7123
      4179 7137 4174 7138 4194 7246
TIME...MOT...LOC 0124Z 108DEG 57KT 4218 7076 4177 7118

$$

RLG



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.

$$



Flood Watch

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

...PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING MAY RESULT
IN LOCALIZED FLOODING...

MAZ005>007-013>021-026-NHZ012-015-230345-
/O.CON.KBOX.FA.A.0007.141022T2100Z-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-
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...AYER...MANCHESTER...NASHUA...PETERBOROUGH...WEARE
336 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...
  BRISTOL...ESSEX...MIDDLESEX...NORFOLK...PLYMOUTH AND SUFFOLK.
  IN SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE...HILLSBOROUGH.

* THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING

* AN AREA OF HEAVY RAIN WILL OVER SPREAD THE REGION THIS EVENING.
  PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE AT TIMES THROUGH 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
  POCKETS 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.

&&

$$

FRANK




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