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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
314 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...NOR`EASTER TO IMPACT SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND WEDNESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AFFECTING THANKSGIVING TRAVEL...

MAZ007-013>016-RIZ001>003-260415-
/O.CON.KBOX.WW.Y.0019.141126T1200Z-141127T1200Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-
SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLOUCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...
CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...
WEST GREENWICH
314 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 7 AM EST THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...INCLUDE EASTERN AND SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS AS
  WELL AS NORTHERN AND CENTRAL RHODE ISLAND.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...RANGING AROUND 3 TO 6 INCHES WITH A TRACE OF
  ICE.

* TIMING...RAIN INITIALLY BEGINNING AROUND DAYBREAK CHANGING OVER
  TO A WINTRY MIX OF SNOW AND SLEET BY MIDDAY INTO AFTERNOON
  BEFORE CHANGING TO ALL SNOW BY EVENING. SNOW TAPERS OFF INTO
  THURSDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THIS STORM WILL SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACT HOLIDAY TRAVEL
  MAKING DRIVING DANGEROUS AT TIMES. VISIBILITIES IN HEAVY SNOW
  EXPECTED TO BE SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS
  AT TIMES.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

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
527 AM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

MAZ017-018-020-021-RIZ002-004>007-261030-
NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-EASTERN KENT RI-
BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
527 AM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEASTERN
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...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY MORNING...THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A
COMBINATION OF WINTRY PRECIPITATION...HEAVY RAIN...AND STRONG
WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$



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