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Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
401 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

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Coastal waters east of Ipswich Bay and the Stellwagen Bank
National Marine Sanctuary-
401 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 PM
EDT FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from midnight tonight to 3 PM
EDT Friday.

* WINDS AND SEAS...Northwest winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to
  25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in these conditions.

&&

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
401 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

ANZ251-191615-
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Massachusetts Bay and Ipswich Bay-
401 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 3 PM EDT FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 2 AM to 3 PM EDT Friday.

* WINDS AND SEAS...Northwest winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to
  25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
409 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

CTZ002-MAZ002>012-014-026-191500-
Hartford 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-
Southeast Middlesex MA-Northern Middlesex MA-
Including the cities of Hartford, Windsor Locks, Charlemont,
Greenfield, Orange, Barre, Fitchburg, Framingham, Lowell,
Lawrence, Gloucester, Chesterfield, Blandford, Amherst,
Northampton, Springfield, Milford, Worcester, Cambridge, and Ayer
409 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

...SLIPPERY CONDITIONS POSSIBLE IN MIXED SNOW AND RAIN TODAY...

Rain moving into Southern New England may mix with or change to
snow this morning in Northern and Western Massachusetts and
northwest Hartford County Connecticut. Snow accumulations of up to
two inches are possible in the Eastern Slopes of the Berkshires as
well as in higher spots of the Worcester Hills.

Travelers in these areas should allow extra time to reach their
destination today.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
342 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

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Western Franklin MA-Eastern Franklin MA-Northern Worcester MA-
Western Hampshire MA-Western Hampden MA-Northern Middlesex MA-
342 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central Massachusetts,
eastern Massachusetts and western Massachusetts.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

There is a low risk for reaching advisory level snowfall, 1 to 3
inches, throughout the day as snow mixes with rain. Highest
confidence of any accumulating snow is across the high terrain of the
Berkshires. Most if not all accumulating snow will be on grassy
surfaces.

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

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albany NY
340 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

CTZ001-013-MAZ001-025-NYZ032-033-038>043-047>054-058>061-063>066-
082>084-VTZ013>015-201200-
Northern Litchfield-Southern Litchfield-Northern Berkshire-
Southern Berkshire-Northern Herkimer-Hamilton-Southern Herkimer-
Southern Fulton-Montgomery-Northern Saratoga-Northern Warren-
Northern Washington-Schoharie-Western Schenectady-
Eastern Schenectady-Southern Saratoga-Western Albany-Eastern Albany-
Western Rensselaer-Eastern Rensselaer-Western Greene-Eastern Greene-
Western Columbia-Eastern Columbia-Western Ulster-Eastern Ulster-
Western Dutchess-Eastern Dutchess-Northern Fulton-Southeast Warren-
Southern Washington-Bennington-Western Windham-Eastern Windham-
340 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northwestern Connecticut,
western Massachusetts, east central New York, eastern New York and
southern Vermont.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

A storm system will bring rain and snow to the region today. Precipitation
will taper off tonight, except over the higher terrain. Areas below
1000 feet elevation are expected to see total snow accumulation of an
inch or less, with 2 to 6 inches for the higher elevations. The best
accumulation will be across grassy and other non-paved surfaces.

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

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time, but snowfall reports
are appreciated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Gray ME
308 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

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Northern Oxford-Northern Franklin-Central Somerset-Northern Coos-
Southern Coos-Northern Grafton-Northern Carroll-Southern Grafton-
Sullivan-Cheshire-
308 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for west central Maine, western
Maine, central New Hampshire, northern New Hampshire and southern
New Hampshire.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Accumulating wet snow of around an inch is possible today and
tonight mainly at the higher elevations of western and northern New
Hampshire...and the western Maine mountains.

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

A warming trend will begin late this weekend and continue into next
week. Melting snow in the mountains and foothills will lead to
elevated water levels on area rivers.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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