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WWUS81 KBOX 232349
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
749 PM EDT WED MAY 23 2018

MAZ004-005-026-240015-
Northwest Middlesex County MA-Central Middlesex County MA-
Northern Worcester MA-
749 PM EDT WED MAY 23 2018

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS NEAR ASHBURNHAM...

At 749 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Ashby, or near Fitchburg, moving southeast at 20 mph.

Pea size hail will accompany this storm along with frequent lightning

Locations impacted include...
Leominster, Fitchburg, Gardner, Clinton, Winchendon, Lunenburg,
Townsend, Lancaster, Templeton, Rutland, Sterling, Westminster,
Shirley, Stow, Harvard, Ashburnham, Boxborough, Bolton, Hubbardston
and Princeton.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Get indoors when this storm approaches. Winds may be strong enough to
produce minor damage, such as a few downed branches.

&&

LAT...LON 4271 7176 4244 7152 4242 7199 4272 7205
TIME...MOT...LOC 2349Z 334DEG 17KT 4264 7186

$$

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