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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
608 AM EDT Thu Sep 23 2021

CTZ002>004-MAZ002>024-026-RIZ001>008-241015-
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-
608 AM EDT Thu Sep 23 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northern Connecticut, all of
Massachusetts east of Berkshire County, and Rhode Island.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

There is a marginal risk for severe thunderstorms on Friday.
Isolated thunderstorms could produce damaging wind gusts and a brief
tornado.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



Rip Current Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
928 AM EDT Thu Sep 23 2021

MAZ020-023-024-RIZ006>008-240000-
/O.NEW.KBOX.RP.S.0008.210923T1328Z-210924T0000Z/
Southern Bristol MA-Dukes MA-Nantucket MA-Washington RI-
Newport RI-Block Island RI-
928 AM EDT Thu Sep 23 2021

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents.

* WHERE...In Massachusetts, Southern Bristol MA, Dukes MA and
  Nantucket MA Counties. In Rhode Island, Washington RI, Newport
  RI and Block Island RI Counties.

* WHEN...Until 8 PM EDT this evening.

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$



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