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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
435 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

MAZ013-015-016-018>022-210930-
EASTERN NORFOLK-BARNSTABLE-WESTERN NORFOLK-WESTERN PLYMOUTH-EASTERN
PLYMOUTH-SUFFOLK-SOUTHERN BRISTOL-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH-
435 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING IN EAST CENTRAL BRISTOL...SOUTHERN
ESSEX...WEST CENTRAL BARNSTABLE...PLYMOUTH...NORTHEASTERN NORFOLK...
CENTRAL SUFFOLK AND SOUTHEASTERN MIDDLESEX COUNTIES COUNTIES...

AT 435 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR BOSTON
TO NEAR FAIRHAVEN...AND WAS MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BOSTON...CAMBRIDGE...BROCKTON...QUINCY...PLYMOUTH...WEYMOUTH...
REVERE...BRAINTREE...CHELSEA...RANDOLPH...MILTON...BRIDGEWATER...
MARSHFIELD...MARION...MIDDLEBOROUGH...HINGHAM...WAREHAM...SANDWICH...
BOURNE AND SCITUATE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WAS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. MINOR URBAN AND
POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING CAN BE EXPECTED. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADS.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING WAS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. FOR YOUR
SAFETY...GO INSIDE OR IN A VEHICLE. STAY AWAY FROM OPEN AREAS SUCH AS
BALL FIELDS...GOLF COURSES AND PARKS. WAIT AT LEAST 30 MINUTES AFTER
THE STORMS END TO RESUME OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.

&&

LAT...LON 4164 7065 4175 7063 4174 7071 4160 7085
      4159 7083 4158 7082 4158 7086 4235 7110
      4244 7097 4230 7105 4225 7088 4234 7088
      4220 7072 4221 7071 4220 7071 4199 7063
      4200 7071 4192 7054 4176 7047
TIME...MOT...LOC 0835Z 222DEG 35KT 4233 7107 4160 7086

$$

DUNTEN


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