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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
923 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS TONIGHT ACROSS CENTRAL AND EASTERN
SECTIONS OF LONG ISLAND AND COASTAL CONNECTICUT...

CTZ010>012-NYZ078>081-230600-
/O.NEW.KOKX.WI.Y.0005.141023T0123Z-141023T0600Z/
SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-
NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
923 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY.

* LOCATIONS...COASTAL CONNECTICUT FROM NEW HAVEN EAST...AND ALL OF
  SUFFOLK COUNTY LONG ISLAND.

* HAZARDS...STRONG WINDS.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...UNTIL 2 AM.

* IMPACTS...STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS MAY DOWN POWER LINES AND A FEW
  TREES...AND MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT ON ELEVATED ROADWAYS AND
  BRIDGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH...
OR GUSTS OF 46 TO 57 MPH...ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. WINDS THIS
STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
940 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...VERY STRONG NORTHEAST WIND GUSTS WILL AFFECT THE EXTREME EAST
COAST OF MASSACHUSETTS AND RESULT IN WIND DAMAGE AND POWER
OUTAGES THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING...

CTZ004-MAZ012-013-017-018-020-021-NHZ012-RIZ001>007-230945-
/O.EXA.KBOX.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-141023T1200Z/
WINDHAM CT-SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-
NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-
NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-
EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...MILFORD...
WORCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...FALL RIVER...
NEW BEDFORD...MATTAPOISETT...MANCHESTER...NASHUA...FOSTER...
SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...
NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...NEWPORT
940 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THURSDAY.

* LOCATION...FOR MUCH EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS INTO WORCESTER COUNTY
  AND SOUTHWARD INTO NORTHEAST CONNECTICUT AND ALL OF RHODE
  ISLAND. THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING CITIES AND TOWNS OF
  PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...MILFORD...WORCESTER...FOXBORO...
  NORWOOD...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...
  MATTAPOISETT...MANCHESTER...NASHUA...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...
  PROVIDENCE...WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...
  NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY AND NEWPORT.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR TONIGHT IN HEAVY RAIN
  SQUALLS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

* IMPACTS...THESE STRONG WINDS MAY RESULT IN SOME DOWNED TREE
  LIMBS AND EVEN ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES. THE HEAVY RAIN COMBINED
  WITH MANY FULLY LEAFED TREES WILL LIKELY EXACERBATE THE
  POTENTIAL FOR DOWNED TREE LIMBS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE
31 TO 39 MPH OR GUSTS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 46 AND 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.

&&

$$

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