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

000
WWUS81 KBOX 210648
SPSBOX

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

CTZ003-004-MAZ012-RIZ001-210730-
WINDHAM-TOLLAND-SOUTHERN WORCESTER-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE-
248 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING IN WINDHAM...EAST CENTRAL
TOLLAND...SOUTHWESTERN NORFOLK...SOUTHEASTERN WORCESTER AND
NORTHWESTERN PROVIDENCE COUNTIES COUNTIES...

AT 246 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER SCOTLAND...OR OVER WINDHAM...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WOONSOCKET...MANSFIELD...WINDHAM...PLAINFIELD...GRAFTON...
WILLIMANTIC...KILLINGLY...WEBSTER...BELLINGHAM...BURRILLVILLE...
NORTHBRIDGE...OXFORD...UXBRIDGE...MILLBURY...COVENTRY...NORTH
SMITHFIELD...DUDLEY...GLOCESTER...PUTNAM AND THOMPSON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WAS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MINOR URBAN AND
POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING CAN BE EXPECTED. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADS...ESPECIALLY AT NIGHT.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WAS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. 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 STORM ENDS TO RESUME OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.

&&

LAT...LON 4166 7213 4166 7216 4171 7224 4169 7227
      4173 7232 4222 7173 4205 7149 4202 7150
      4202 7149 4165 7203
TIME...MOT...LOC 0646Z 223DEG 39KT 4172 7213

$$

BELK



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