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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
445 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

CTZ002>004-MAZ002>024-026-RIZ001>008-060500-
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
445 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...PATCHES OF BLACK ICE POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT INTO TOMORROW...

TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO DROP RAPIDLY THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT...INTO THE TEENS AND LOW 20S. THIS WILL LEAD TO RAPID
FREEZING OF UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND WALKWAYS...WHICH COULD BECOME
SLIPPERY WITH BLACK ICE.

THOSE COMMUTING ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION AND ALLOW FOR EXTRA TIME
AS THE ICE MAY BE DIFFICULT TO SEE.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
251 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

CTZ005>012-NYZ078>081-177-179-060100-
NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-
NORTHERN NEW LONDON-SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-
SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-
NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
251 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO BRING DOWN SNOW LADEN TREE LIMBS
AND POWER LINES INTO EARLY THIS EVENING...

THE HEAVY WET SNOWFALL...COMBINED WITH MODERATE NORTHERLY WINDS
OF 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS INTO THE 30S...WILL CONTINUE TO DOWN
TREE LIMBS AND POWER LINES INTO EARLY THIS EVENING. THOSE
VENTURING OUT ARE URGED TO BE COGNIZANT OF THIS DANGEROUS AND
POTENTIALLY DEADLY HAZARD.

$$

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