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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
420 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...HIGH WINDS LIKELY ACROSS EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE
ISLAND TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

MAZ006-007-013>018-020-RIZ001>008-011630-
/O.UPG.KBOX.HW.A.0002.141101T2100Z-141102T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KBOX.WI.Y.0015.141101T2200Z-141102T1200Z/
WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-
SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-
EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAWRENCE...GLOUCESTER...FOXBORO...
NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...
FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...
WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...
NEWPORT...BLOCK ISLAND
420 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING TO 7 AM
EST SUNDAY. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATION...NORTHEASTERN...EASTERN...AND INTERIOR SOUTHEASTERN
  MASSACHUSETTS...AS WELL AS ALL OF RHODE ISLAND.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...EXPECT WINDS TO INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON...PEAKING
  OVERNIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...POWER LINES...TREES...AND TREE LIMBS MAY BE DOWNED
  BY THESE WINDS. FULLY OR PARTIALLY LEAVED TREES WILL BE THE
  MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THIS DAMAGE.

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.

&&

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