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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1200 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...HIGH WINDS LIKELY ACROSS EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE
ISLAND TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

MAZ005>007-013>018-020-RIZ001>008-011200-
/O.CON.KBOX.HW.A.0002.141101T2100Z-141102T1200Z/
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-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL 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...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...
TAUNTON...BROCKTON...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...FOSTER...
SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...
NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...NEWPORT...BLOCK ISLAND
1200 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

* LOCATION...NORTHEASTERN...EASTERN...AND INTERIOR SOUTHEASTERN
  MASSACHUSETTS...AS WELL AS ALL OF RHODE ISLAND.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...EXPECT WINDS TO INCREASE SATURDAY AFTERNOON PEAKING
  OVERNIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...POWER LINES...TREES...AND TREE LIMBS MAY BE DOWNED
  BY THESE WINDS. FULLY OR PARTIALLY LEAVED TREES WILL BE THE
  MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THIS DAMAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR STRONG DAMAGING
WINDS TO DEVELOP IN THE MENTIONED AREAS.  THESE STRONG WINDS ARE
CAPABLE OF DOWNING TREES AND POWER LINES AS WELL AS CAUSING
PROPERTY DAMAGE.  IF A HIGH WIND WARNING IS ISSUED...STAY INSIDE
AND AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

&&

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