Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20

000
WWUS81 KBOX 262024
SPSBOX

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
424 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

MAZ018>022-RIZ006-007-262115-
BARNSTABLE-WESTERN PLYMOUTH-EASTERN PLYMOUTH-SOUTHERN
BRISTOL-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH-WASHINGTON-NEWPORT-
424 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM FORECAST TO MOVE THROUGH SOUTHEASTERN
BRISTOL...WEST CENTRAL BARNSTABLE...SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH...NEWPORT AND
EAST CENTRAL WASHINGTON COUNTIES COUNTIES...

AT 423 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR JAMESTOWN...OR NEAR NEWPORT...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 70 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF PEAS AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH ARE TO BE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEW BEDFORD...FALL RIVER...PLYMOUTH...DARTMOUTH...SOUTH KINGSTOWN...
NORTH KINGSTOWN...NEWPORT...MARION...MIDDLEBOROUGH...WAREHAM...
SANDWICH...BOURNE...PORTSMOUTH...MIDDLETOWN...FAIRHAVEN...
NARRAGANSETT...TIVERTON...WESTPORT...CARVER AND LAKEVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GET INDOORS WHEN THIS STORM APPROACHES. WINDS MAY BE STRONG ENOUGH TO
PRODUCE MINOR DAMAGE...SUCH AS DOWNED BRANCHES. MINOR URBAN AND POOR
DRAINAGE FLOODING IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4147 7160 4156 7143 4148 7140 4161 7133
      4196 7066 4192 7054 4175 7044 4168 7065
      4168 7066 4175 7063 4174 7071 4165 7077
      4164 7077 4149 7120 4150 7120 4164 7123
      4148 7124 4147 7143 4138 7152
TIME...MOT...LOC 2023Z 239DEG 59KT 4148 7144

$$

SIPPRELL



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.