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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
441 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW THROUGH LATE TONIGHT AND DANGEROUSLY COLD
WIND CHILLS DEVELOPING IN THE INTERIOR...

MAZ006-007-301745-
/O.CON.KBOX.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150131T1300Z/
WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAWRENCE...GLOUCESTER
441 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...ESSEX COUNTY. THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF LAWRENCE
  AND GLOUCESTER.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 7 INCHES.

* TIMING...MAINLY LIGHT SNOW TODAY...BUT A PERIOD OF HEAVIER
  SNOW IS LIKELY AT TIMES TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADS. POOR VISIBILITIES POSSIBLE TONIGHT AS GUSTY WINDS
  DEVELOP. ALSO ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL OF 4 TO 7 INCHES WILL
  INCREASE SNOW LOADING/STRESS ON ROOFS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN AN AVERAGE OF 6 OR MORE
INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED IN A 12 HOUR PERIOD...OR FOR 8 OR MORE
INCHES IN A 24 HOUR PERIOD. TRAVEL WILL BE SLOW AT BEST ON WELL
TREATED SURFACES...AND QUITE DIFFICULT ON ANY UNPLOWED OR
UNTREATED SURFACES.

&&

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
533 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

MAZ006-007-311045-
WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-
533 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST SATURDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER STORM WARNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER STORM WARNING.

SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...ANOTHER STORM MAY BRING ACCUMULATING
SNOW TO THE REGION AS IT PASSES SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND. LOW
CONFIDENCE CONTINUES AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

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