Northwest Middlesex County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 10:58 AM EST Dec. 13, 2017 – National Weather Service

... 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.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.



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