Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Western Norfolk (MAZ013) Massachusetts Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Wind Advisory Wind Advisory - Western Norfolk (Massachusetts)


Updated:Wed, 13-Dec-2017 10:58am EST
Effective:Wed, 13-Dec-2017 12:00pm EST
Expires:Wed, 13-Dec-2017 8:00pm EST
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Central Middlesex County; Eastern Franklin; Eastern Hampden; Eastern Hampshire; Eastern Norfolk; Northern Bristol; Northern Worcester; Northwest Middlesex County; Southeast Middlesex; Southern Bristol; Southern Plymouth; Southern Worcester; Suffolk; Western Essex; Western Franklin; Western Hampden; Western Hampshire; Western Norfolk; Western Plymouth
 
Instructions: A wind advisory means that sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph are expected, with gusts between 46 to 57 mph. Winds this strong are capable of downing small tree limbs and branches, possibly causing isolated power outages. Driving can also be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

Message summary: ...wind advisory remains in effect until 8 pm est this evening...
* location...most of massachusetts and rhode island. This includes the cities and towns of charlemont, greenfield, orange, barre, fitchburg, framingham, lowell, lawrence, chesterfield, blandford, amherst, northampton, springfield, milford, worcester, foxborough, norwood, cambridge, boston, quincy, taunton, brockton, fall river, new bedford, mattapoisett, ayer, foster, smithfield, providence, coventry, west greenwich, east greenwich, warwick, west warwick, bristol and narragansett, westerly.
* winds...west 20 to 30 mph with gusts 40 to 50 mph.
* timing...strongest wind gusts this afternoon.
* impacts...potential for downed tree limbs and branches. Isolated power outages possible.
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Source: NWS Watches, Warnings or Advisories for zone MAZ013


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