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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
452 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

CTZ004-MAZ004>007-012>021-026-RIZ001>007-201700-
WINDHAM CT-NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-
WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-SOUTHERN WORCESTER 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-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-
SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-EASTERN KENT RI-
BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...BARRE...
FITCHBURG...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...GLOUCESTER...
MILFORD...WORCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...
QUINCY...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...FALL RIVER...
NEW BEDFORD...MATTAPOISETT...AYER...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...
PROVIDENCE...WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...
WESTERLY...NEWPORT
452 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...MINOR SNOW ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED LATE TODAY AND ESPECIALLY
TONIGHT...

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO WORK ONTO THE SOUTHEAST
MASSACHUSETTS COAST THIS AFTERNOON. THE SNOW SHOWERS SHOULD THEM
OVERSPREAD THE REST OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...AS WELL
AS RHODE ISLAND THIS EVENING. ALL PRECIPITATION SHOULD BE IN THE
FORM OF SNOW...EXCEPT FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST COASTAL PLYMOUTH
COUNTY WHERE IT SHOULD BECOME MILD ENOUGH FOR A CHANGE TO RAIN
SHOWERS.

A COATING TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED LATE TODAY AND
ESPECIALLY TONIGHT. THERE IS A RISK FOR LOCALIZED 3 TO 4 INCH
SNOW AMOUNTS ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST PLYMOUTH COUNTY AND INTO
NORFOLK COUNTY. MOTORISTS PLANNING TRAVEL LATE TODAY AND
ESPECIALLY TONIGHT SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY TRAVEL AND
SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS.

$$

FRANK



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
443 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

CTZ002>004-MAZ002>024-026-RIZ001>008-210945-
HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-WESTERN FRANKLIN MA-
EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-
WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-WESTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-
WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-
SOUTHERN WORCESTER 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-
NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-
SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-
WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-BLOCK ISLAND RI-
443 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHERN
CONNECTICUT...CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS...EASTERN
MASSACHUSETTS...NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...SOUTHEASTERN
MASSACHUSETTS...WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS...NORTHERN RHODE ISLAND AND
SOUTHERN RHODE ISLAND.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR WINTRY MIX/FREEZING RAIN TO IMPACT THE
INTERIOR LATE MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

A STRONG LOW PRESSURE WILL PASS WEST OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND ON
CHRISTMAS EVE. THIS SYSTEM MAY BRING HEAVY RAINFALL...GUSTY WINDS
AND COASTAL FLOODING CONCERNS. THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY
WITH THIS SYSTEM SO STAY TUNED TO THE LATEST FORECAST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$



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