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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
325 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...TWO TO FOUR INCHES OF SNOW POSSIBLE ALONG EAST COAST OF
MASSACHUSETTS...INCLUDING BOSTON...

MAZ007-015-016-019-280430-
/O.NEW.KBOX.WW.Y.0020.141128T0600Z-141128T1700Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLOUCESTER...BOSTON...QUINCY...PLYMOUTH
325 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO NOON EST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO NOON
EST FRIDAY.

* LOCATIONS...EAST COAST OF MASSACHUSETTS FROM CAPE ANN SOUTH TO
  COASTAL PLYMOUTH COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOULD BEGIN SHORTLY AFTER MIDNIGHT...CONTINUING
  THROUGH MIDDAY FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...SLIPPERY TRAVEL ON UNTREATED ROADS AND SIDEWALKS...AS
  WELL AS BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SNOW AND/OR ICE IS
FORECAST TO DEVELOP IN THE AFFECTED AREAS...BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT. ANY SNOW OR ICE WOULD RESULT IN SLIPPERY
CONDITIONS ON UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS.  WHEN
TEMPERATURES ARE BELOW FREEZING...MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ESPECIALLY
CAREFUL ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WHERE SLIPPERY SPOTS CAN EASILY
DEVELOP.

&&

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
502 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

MAZ005>007-013>024-281015-
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-DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-
502 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN
MASSACHUSETTS...NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS AND SOUTHEASTERN
MASSACHUSETTS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

ACCUMULATING SNOW IS POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT INTO MIDDAY FRIDAY
ACROSS EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS. THIS INCLUDES CAPE ANN...METRO
BOSTON...PLYMOUTH COUNTY AND THE UPPER CAPE WHERE TEMPERATURES
WILL BE COLD ENOUGH TO SUPPORT SNOW. EARLY INDICATIONS ARE FOR A
MODERATE RISK /30-60 PERCENT/ OF 2-4 INCHES OF SNOWFALL. HOWEVER
THERE IS SOME UNCERTAINTY ON EXACTLY WHERE THIS SNOW BAND WILL
SETUP ALONG WITH ITS DURATION AND INTENSITY. THEREFORE A FORECAST SHIFT
IN AS LITTLE AS 25 MILES WOULD RESULT IN MOST OF THE SNOW REMAINING
OFFSHORE WITH LITTLE IMPACT TO EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS. THERE IS A
LOW RISK /UP TO 30 PERCENT/ THAT IF THE SNOW BAND IS PERSISTENT UP
TO 6 INCHES OF SNOWFALL IS POSSIBLE. STAY TUNED TO LATER FORECASTS
AND DISCUSSIONS REGARDING THIS POTENTIAL SNOW EVENT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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