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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
428 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

CTZ005-006-009-010-NYZ070-302115-
NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN
FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-
428 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD...SOUTH
CENTRAL NEW HAVEN AND NORTHERN WESTCHESTER COUNTIES...

AT 428 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR GREENWICH...OR NEAR
MOUNT KISCO...MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 4125 7284 4126 7284 4125 7290 4130 7291
      4128 7294 4126 7294 4120 7301 4121 7306
      4116 7311 4115 7315 4117 7318 4116 7322
      4114 7322 4107 7370 4110 7373 4105 7381
      4133 7358 4139 7283
TIME...MOT...LOC 2028Z 254DEG 36KT 4113 7368
$$

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
426 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

CTZ002>004-302115-
HARTFORD-WINDHAM-TOLLAND-
426 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM IN EASTERN HARTFORD COUNTY MOVING INTO
TOLLAND COUNTY...

AT 423 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER WINDSOR...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING...HEAVY DOWNPOURS...WIND GUSTS TO 40
MPH...AND PEA SIZED HAIL ACCOMPANY THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HARTFORD...MANCHESTER...EAST HARTFORD...VERNON...WINDSOR...
MANSFIELD...SOUTH WINDSOR...BLOOMFIELD...ELLINGTON...TOLLAND...
WINDSOR LOCKS...COVENTRY...STAFFORD...SOMERS...EAST WINDSOR...
BROOKLYN...WOODSTOCK...WILLINGTON...BOLTON AND ASHFORD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GET INDOORS WHEN THIS STORM APPROACHES. WINDS MAY BE STRONG ENOUGH TO
PRODUCE MINOR DAMAGE...SUCH AS DOWNED BRANCHES. MINOR URBAN AND POOR
DRAINAGE FLOODING IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WAS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. FOR
YOUR SAFETY...GO INSIDE OR IN A VEHICLE. STAY AWAY FROM OPEN AREAS
SUCH AS BALL FIELDS...GOLF COURSES AND PARKS. WAIT AT LEAST 30
MINUTES AFTER THE STORM ENDS TO RESUME OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.

&&

LAT...LON 4179 7269 4192 7270 4202 7200 4176 7198
TIME...MOT...LOC 2023Z 264DEG 36KT 4184 7257

$$
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
404 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

CTZ002-003-MAZ010-011-302045-
HARTFORD-TOLLAND-EASTERN HAMPDEN-EASTERN HAMPSHIRE-
404 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

...LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN WILL AFFECT THE SPRINGFIELD
AND HARTFORD AREAS THROUGH 5 PM...

AT 359 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WJTH HEAVY ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM
CHICOPEE TO DANBURY...AND WAS MOVING GENERALLY TO THE EAST AT 30 MPH.

THESE THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE LOCALIZED STREET FLOODING IN
COMMUNITIES ALONG THE I91 CORRIDOR FROM SPRINGFIELD TO HARTFORD AND
SURROUNDING SUBURBS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... SPRINGFIELD...HARTFORD...HOLYOKE AND
SURROUNDING SUBURBS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS LIKELY WITH THESE STORMS. MINOR URBAN AND
POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING CAN BE EXPECTED. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADS. COMMUTERS NEED TO BE PREPARED FOR POOR VISIBILITY AND PONDING
OF WATER ON HIGHWAYS HEADING OUT OF THE HARTFORD AND SPRINGFIELD
AREAS.

&&

LAT...LON 4231 7254 4226 7222 4220 7226 4216 7223
      4159 7241 4158 7246 4164 7250 4163 7271
      4158 7276 4157 7294 4164 7294 4164 7299
      4173 7300
TIME...MOT...LOC 1959Z 243DEG 30KT 4219 7257 4141 7344

$$

THOMPSON

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