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  • Special Weather Statment.

    Special Statement 10:43 AM EDT on March 20, 2016 …1 to 4 inches of snow expected across western and north central Massachusetts tonight… Snow is expected to develop across western and north central Massachusetts between 9 PM and midnight. Snow accumulations are expected to range from 1 to 4 inches…with the highest of those amounts likely along and southeast of a line from Springfield to Orange. Roads will become snow covered and slippery overnight. Snow will likely come to an end between 6 and 10 am Monday…but untreated roads will likely remain slippery for the Monday morning rush hour. A Winter Weather Advisory may be issued later this afternoon for some of this region.


  • Special Weather Statement

    Special Statement 10:03 AM EDT on March 17, 2016 …Scattered showers and thunderstorms may result in hail and locally strong wind gusts this afternoon and early evening… Sunshine late this morning and early this afternoon will give way to scattered showers and thunderstorms…some of which could produce hail and localized brief wind gusts to 40 to 50 mph. There is a low risk of an isolated damaging wind gust or two up to 60 mph. The main time frame of concern is between 2 and 8 PM this afternoon and evening. Those with outdoor activities planned this afternoon and evening should be prepared for the potential for lightning…hail…and briefly strong wind gusts. Be ready to shelter indoors if necessary.


  • Storm Message 

    Heavy Rainfall, Strong Winds and the threat for Isolated to Scattered Strong to Severe Thunderstorms with strong to damaging winds and small hail are possible overnight into early Thursday Morning across much of Southern New England. The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has placed much of Southern New England in a Marginal Risk for severe weather with much of Connecticut in a Slight Risk for Severe Weather. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect for Fairfield, Middlesex, New Haven and New London Counties of Connecticut until 2 AM Thursday….A Wind Advisory is in effect from 10 PM Wednesday Evening through 7 PM Thursday Evening for Southeast Massachusetts including Cape Cod and the Islands and all of Rhode Island except for Northwest RI for sustained winds of 20-30 MPH with wind gusts to 50 MPH. These winds could cause isolated pockets of tree and wire damage and isolated power outages. There could be two rounds of strong winds in this area, one during the overnight and another in the mid afternoon into early evening.. ..A Wind Advisory is in effect from 10 PM Wednesday Evening through 7 AM Thursday Morning for Northwest Rhode Island, Northern Connecticut, Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, Central and Southeast