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Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
414 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

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

MAZ005>007-013>021-RIZ001>007-231715-
/O.CON.KBOX.FA.A.0001.170123T1800Z-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
414 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

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.

* FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING

* HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED MONDAY EVENING THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY
  MORNING. MOST LOCATIONS CAN EXPECT BETWEEN 1.50 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!

&&

$$

FRANK




Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
411 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

CTZ002>004-MAZ004>006-009-011>017-020-026-RIZ001>007-231715-
/O.NEW.KBOX.WI.Y.0002.170123T1800Z-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-SOUTHERN BRISTOL 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...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...AYER...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...
PROVIDENCE...COVENTRY...WEST GREENWICH...EAST GREENWICH...
WARWICK...WEST WARWICK...BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...
NEWPORT
411 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 AM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 AM
EST TUESDAY.

* LOCATION...NORTHERN CONNECTICUT...RHODE ISLAND AS WELL AS
  SOUTHWEST...CENTRAL AND EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 40 AND 50 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS
  OCCURRING TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...THESE WINDS WILL BE CAPABLE OF DOWNING AND FEW TREES
  AND POSSIBLY RESULT IN ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES.

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.

&&

$$

FRANK

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
409 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

MAZ013-014-017-018-020-021-RIZ001>007-240915-
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-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
409 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 AM EST
TUESDAY...
...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND 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.

SOME SPLASHOVER IS POSSIBLE AT THE TIME OF THE EVENING HIGH TIDE.
IF THE STORM DOES NOT PULL AWAY FAST ENOUGH...THEN THERE COULD BE
A RISK OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING DURING THE TUESDAY MORNING HIGH
TIDE ALONG EAST FACING SHORELINES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$



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