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Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1011 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

MAZ005>007-013>021-RIZ001>007-241115-
/O.CON.KBOX.FA.A.0001.000000T0000Z-170124T1500Z/
/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-
NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-
EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...FOXBOROUGH...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...
TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...
MATTAPOISETT...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...COVENTRY...
WEST GREENWICH...EAST GREENWICH...WARWICK...WEST WARWICK...
BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...NEWPORT
1011 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST TUESDAY...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING IN MASSACHUSETTS...BRISTOL...CENTRAL ...AND
  SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX...ESSEX...NORFOLK...PLYMOUTH AND SUFFOLK.
  IN RHODE ISLAND...BRISTOL...KENT...NEWPORT...PROVIDENCE AND
  WASHINGTON.

* UNTIL 10 AM EST TUESDAY

* HEAVY RAIN THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. MOST LOCATIONS CAN
  EXPECT BETWEEN 2 AND 3 INCHES OF RAIN WITH LOCALIZED HIGHER
  AMOUNTS.

* LOCATIONS THAT RECEIVE 3 OR MORE INCHES OF RAIN MAY EXPERIENCE
  LOCALIZED URBAN AND PERHAPS SOME MINOR SMALL STREAM FLOODING.
  LARGER MAINSTEM RIVERS SHOULD REMAIN WITHIN THEIR BANKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS FLOODING IS POSSIBLE. IF YOU LIVE OR WORK IN
AN AREA PRONE TO FLOODING...TAKE THE TIME NOW TO PROTECT ANY
ITEMS THAT COULD BE DAMAGED BY FLOOD WATERS.

DRIVERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SLOWER THAN USUAL COMMUTES MONDAY
AFTERNOON AND POSSIBLY TUESDAY MORNING. KNOW ALTERNATE ROUTES IN
CASE ROADS BECOME FLOODED. NEVER DRIVE THROUGH A FLOODED ROADWAY!

&&

$$



Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1010 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

CTZ002>004-MAZ004>006-009-011>018-020-021-026-RIZ001>007-241115-
/O.CON.KBOX.WI.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-170124T1200Z/
HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-
CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-
EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-
SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN 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...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION...
VERNON...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...BARRE...FITCHBURG...FRAMINGHAM...
LOWELL...LAWRENCE...BLANDFORD...SPRINGFIELD...MILFORD...
WORCESTER...FOXBOROUGH...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...
TAUNTON...BROCKTON...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...MATTAPOISETT...
AYER...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...COVENTRY...
WEST GREENWICH...EAST GREENWICH...WARWICK...WEST WARWICK...
BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...NEWPORT
1010 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...NORTHERN CONNECTICUT...RHODE ISLAND AND MOST OF
  MASSACHUSETTS EXCLUDING THE NORTHWEST SECTIONS.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR THROUGH 4 AM TUESDAY
  MORNING...BUT POSSIBLY LINGERING UNTIL 7 AM ACROSS NORTHEAST
  MASSACHUSETTS INCLUDING THE GREATER BOSTON AREA.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 40 AND 55
  MPH...STRONGEST WIND CLOSER TO THE COAST.

* IMPACTS...THESE WINDS WILL BE CAPABLE OF DOWNING A FEW TREES AND
  MAY RESULT IN ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES. IN ADDITION...LOCALIZED
  PROPERTY DAMAGE IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH ARE
EXPECTED...WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 46 TO 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. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
532 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

MAZ013-014-017-018-020-021-RIZ001>005-242245-
WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-
WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-
NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-
EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-
532 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST TUESDAY...
...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN
MASSACHUSETTS...SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS AND NORTHERN RHODE
ISLAND.

.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.
   WIND ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   FLOOD WATCH.
   WIND ADVISORY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

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