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  • Special Weather Statement

    11:06 AM EDT on July 23, 2016 ..another round of scattered thunderstorms expected this afternoon… <!–more–> Scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop in northern New England this afternoon then move south into southern New England. The time of greatest risk will be 3 to 8 PM with the main focus across northern and eastern Massachusetts. There may be a few strong to severe thunderstorms that develop with the primary threat being damaging wind and large hail. Locally heavy downpours and frequent lightning will also accompany any strong thunderstorm. Seek shelter if a Severe Thunderstorm Warning is issued for your area or the sky becomes threatening. 1106 am EDT Sat Jul 23 2016 ..another round of scattered thunderstorms expected this afternoon… Scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop in northern New England this afternoon then move south into southern New England. The time of greatest risk will be 3 to 8 PM with the main focus across northern and eastern Massachusetts. There may be a few strong to severe thunderstorms that develop with the primary threat being damaging wind and large hail. Locally heavy downpours and frequent lightning will also accompany any strong thunderstorm. Seek shelter if a Severe Thunderstorm Warning is


  • [SKYWARN_Announce] Severe Weather Coordination Message #2 – Friday 7/22/16 and Saturday 7/23/16 Severe Weather Potential

    Hello to all… ..Scattered to Numerous Strong to Severe Thunderstorms likely late Friday Afternoon into Friday Night across much of Southern New England away from the south coast of Southern New England. Strong to damaging winds, hail, heavy rainfall causing urban and poor drainage flooding and frequent lightning are the main threats. The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) continued much of New England in a Slight Risk for Severe Weather and now extends through South Coastal New England.. <!–more–> ..Threat timeframe for strong to severe thunderstorms is after 400 PM EDT Friday. It is noted that this event has the potential to be a potent outbreak for severe weather but like many severe weather events in Southern New England exact details and small mesoscale deviations could drastically alter the potential or the timing of the severe weather.. ..SPC has also placed portions of Southern New England in a Marginal Risk for Severe Weather for Saturday, particularly interior Southern New England. This severe weather potential will likely hinge on what occurs late Friday Afternoon through Friday Night.. ..SKYWARN Activation with Ops at NWS Taunton will commence at 4 PM EDT Friday through the early portion of the overnight hours. SKYWARN Activation with


  • Special Weather Statement

    Special Statement 3:35 AM EDT on July 18, 2016 …Hot and humid today… …Severe thunderstorms possible this afternoon and evening… A line of thunderstorms is expected to cross southern New England between 2 PM and 8 PM and may bring damaging winds…hail… torrential rainfall and frequent lightning. Although severe thunderstorms may impact much of the region…the area of greatest risk includes western and north central Massachusetts and northern Connecticut. If you have outdoor plans today…keep an eye to the sky and get indoors when you first hear thunder. Wait at least 30 minutes until the storm passes to resume outdoor activities. In addition…it will be hot and humid today. The heat index will top out in the low to mid 90s in some locations. Stay hydrated by drinking plenty of water…find shade if possible…and try to spend time in air conditioning.


  • Special Statement, Air Quality Alert 5:15 AM

    Special Statement, Air Quality Alert 5:15 AM EDT on July 07, 2016 …Scattered thunderstorms may bring a localized flood threat to portions of southern New England this afternoon… Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon. Very heavy rainfall will be the primary threat with the potential for localized rainfall rates up to 2 inches per hour which may result in flooding. The best chance of localized flooding will be in the interior. There is also a low risk of an isolated severe storm with strong to damaging winds…but heavy rainfall is the primary threat. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite media outlet for the latest information on this developing weather situation. 324 am EDT Thu Jul 7 2016 …Air quality alert in effect from 11 am this morning to 11 PM EDT this evening…