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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
947 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

CTZ002>004-MAZ002>024-026-RIZ001>008-100900-
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...CHARLEMONT...GREENFIELD...
ORANGE...BARRE...FITCHBURG...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...CHESTERFIELD...BLANDFORD...AMHERST...NORTHAMPTON...
SPRINGFIELD...MILFORD...WORCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...
CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...
FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...
PROVINCETOWN...VINEYARD HAVEN...NANTUCKET...AYER...FOSTER...
SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...
NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...NEWPORT...BLOCK ISLAND
947 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SCATTERED BUT LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY...

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION WEDNESDAY
MORNING ACROSS CONNECTICUT AND WESTERN-CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS...THEN
SPREADING EASTWARD INTO RHODE ISLAND AND EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS
DURING THE AFTERNOON. HEAVY SNOWFALL AMOUNTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...A FEW HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS MAY RESULT IN A QUICK 1 TO 2
INCHES OF SNOWFALL IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME RESULTING IN ROADS
BECOMING SNOW COVERED.

THIS MAY IMPACT THE MORNING COMMUTE ACROSS CONNECTICUT AND
WESTERN-CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS INCLUDING THE GREATER
HARTFORD/SPRINGFIELD AREA. SNOW SHOWERS MAY LINGER INTO THE LATE
AFTERNOON ACROSS RHODE ISLAND AND EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS. THIS
WOULD POTENTIALLY IMPACT THE LATE DAY COMMUTE ACROSS THIS AREA.

THE GREATEST RISK FOR LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS IS ACROSS WESTERN
PORTIONS OF CONNECTICUT AND MASSACHUSETTS DURING THE MORNING AND
THEN IN THE AFTERNOON OVER SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF MASSACHUSETTS AND
RHODE ISLAND. THERE IS A LOW RISK THAT A FEW LOCATIONS IN THIS
AREA COULD SEE LOCALIZED SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 4 INCHES WHILE
MOST LOCATIONS EXPERIENCE LESS.

GIVEN THE FORECAST UNCERTAINTY STAY TUNED TO LATER FORECASTS AND
DISCUSSIONS ON THIS EVOLVING WEATHER SYSTEM.

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
653 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

CTZ002>004-MAZ002>019-021-023-024-026-RIZ001-003-008-110000-
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 PLYMOUTH MA-
DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-
WESTERN KENT RI-BLOCK ISLAND RI-
653 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY. A FEW HEAVY SNOW
SHOWERS MAY RESULT IN A QUICK 1 TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATING
IN A SHORT PERIOD WITH ROADS BECOMING SNOW COVERED QUICKLY. THE
GREATEST RISK FOR THESE HEAVIER SHOWERS ARE OVER WESTERN
CONNECTICUT AND MASSACHUSETTS DURING THE MORNING AND THEN OVER
SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND DURING THE
AFTERNOON. SEE THE SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT ISSUED BY NWS BOX FOR
MORE INFORMATION ON THESE SHOWERS.

BITTERLY COLD TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR THIS
WEEKEND...WITH WIND CHILLS LIKELY TO REACH WIND CHILL ADVISORY
CRITERIA. THERE IS A LOW PROBABILITY THAT WIND CHILLS MAY EVEN
REACH WARNING CRITERIA /-25 DEGREES/ SATURDAY NIGHT. RECORD
COLD TEMPERATURES MAY BE ACHIEVED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$



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