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Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:49 PM EDT on October 22, 2014

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on October 23, 2014


The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
Plymouth County in southeastern Massachusetts...
northern Bristol County in southeastern Massachusetts...
southeastern Norfolk County in eastern Massachusetts...

* until 245 am EDT

* at 1148 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
minor Urban and Small Stream flooding. Overflowing poor drainage
areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience minor flooding include
Brockton... Plymouth... Taunton... Randolph... North Attleborough...
Norwood... Stoughton... Bridgewater... Marion... Attleboro...
Mansfield... Middleborough... Easton.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water on highways... streets and
underpasses. Do not drive through flooded roads.

A Flood Advisory is issued for minor Urban and Small Stream flooding.
Do not drive through flooded roads.


Lat... Lon 4183 7054 4181 7054 4179 7056 4169 7084
      4197 7138 4221 7114 4201 7071 4195 7066
      4194 7062 4195 7059 4192 7054 4189 7053
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1013 PM EDT Wed Oct 22 2014

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire...
including the following counties... in Massachusetts...
Barnstable... Bristol... Essex... Middlesex... Norfolk... Plymouth
and Suffolk. In southern New Hampshire... Hillsborough.

* Through Thursday morning

* periods of heavy rain with embedded thunderstorms will continue
overnight into Thursday morning... before tapering to scattered
showers by Thursday afternoon.

* A widespread 1.50 to 2.50 inches of rain is anticipated... but
localized 4 inch amounts are possible. This may result in areas of
localized flooding... especially in urban areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




Wind Advisory

Statement as of 9:40 PM EDT on October 22, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on October 23, 2014


... Wind Advisory in effect until 8 am EDT Thursday...

The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect until 8 am EDT Thursday.

* Location... for much eastern Massachusetts into Worcester County
and southward into northeast Connecticut and all of Rhode
Island. This includes the following cities and towns of
Putnam... Willimantic... Milford... Worcester... Foxboro...
Norwood... Taunton... Brockton... Fall River... New Bedford...
Mattapoisett... Manchester... Nashua... Foster... Smithfield...
Providence... West Greenwich... Warwick... Bristol...
Narragansett... westerly and Newport.

* Winds... north 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Timing... the strongest winds will occur tonight in heavy rain
squalls and isolated thunderstorms.

* Impacts... these strong winds may result in some downed tree
limbs and even isolated power outages. The heavy rain combined
with many fully leafed trees will likely exacerbate the
potential for downed tree limbs.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 46 and 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.





Local Storm Report



10/22/2014 1035 PM

Braintree, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree into a house... onto porch with broken skylight.




10/22/2014 1035 PM

Wellesley, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree blocking Route 16 near Wellesley College.




10/22/2014 1041 PM

Westwood, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree into wires and house on benvenu street.




10/22/2014 1046 PM

Weymouth, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree and wires down on Harding Avenue... Road closed.




10/22/2014 1059 PM

Milton, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Large tree down blocking Blue Hill Avenue inbound at
            the Mattapan line.




10/22/2014 0548 PM

Holbrook, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Large limb and wires down




10/22/2014 1110 PM

Canton, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down across train tracks between Canton Junction
            and Route 128.




10/22/2014 1110 PM

Holbrook, Norfolk County.

Flood, reported by amateur radio.


            Route 37 or South Franklin street flooded.




10/22/2014 0410 PM

Cohasset, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Tree across commuter train tracks




10/22/2014 0733 PM

Brookline, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree and power lines down on Lancaster terrace




10/22/2014 0750 PM

Holbrook, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree limbs and power lines down on Juniper Road




10/22/2014 0808 PM

Weymouth, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees and wires down in the Whitman Pond area of middle
            street




10/22/2014 0446 PM

Stoughton, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Large tree branch down on house




10/22/2014 0835 PM

Sharon, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down blocking Aspen Road... tree down on Billings
            street




10/22/2014 0836 PM

Norwood, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on winter street




10/22/2014 0836 PM

Westwood, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees and wires down scattered across town




10/22/2014 0836 PM

Sharon, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on Glendale Road




10/22/2014 0844 PM

Foxboro, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on house puncturing roof on central street




10/22/2014 0929 PM

Foxboro, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Power lines down causing transformer fire on Spring
            street




10/22/2014 0944 PM

Brookline, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on wires on Simon street




10/22/2014 0950 PM

Brookline, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down with wires on Stedman and Beals street




10/22/2014 0952 PM

Foxboro, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Large tree down on County street




10/22/2014 0956 PM

Needham, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on High Gate street and Hillcrest




10/22/2014 1000 PM

Quincy, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree on house on Hancock terrace... tree on car on
            Billings street




10/22/2014 1003 PM

Foxboro, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on house on Prospect street




10/22/2014 0548 PM

Holbrook, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Large limb and wires down




10/22/2014 0410 PM

Cohasset, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Tree across commuter train tracks




10/22/2014 0733 PM

Brookline, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree and power lines down on Lancaster terrace




10/22/2014 0750 PM

Holbrook, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree limbs and power lines down on Juniper Road




10/22/2014 0808 PM

Weymouth, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees and wires down in the Whitman Pond area of middle
            street




10/22/2014 0446 PM

Stoughton, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Large tree branch down on house




10/22/2014 0835 PM

Sharon, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down blocking Aspen Road... tree down on Billings
            street




10/22/2014 0836 PM

Norwood, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on winter street




10/22/2014 0836 PM

Westwood, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees and wires down scattered across town




10/22/2014 0836 PM

Sharon, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on Glendale Road




10/22/2014 0844 PM

Foxboro, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on house puncturing roof on central street




10/22/2014 0929 PM

Foxboro, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Power lines down causing transformer fire on Spring
            street




10/22/2014 0944 PM

Brookline, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on wires on Simon street




10/22/2014 0950 PM

Brookline, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down with wires on Stedman and Beals street




10/22/2014 0952 PM

Foxboro, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Large tree down on County street




10/22/2014 0956 PM

Needham, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on High Gate street and Hillcrest




10/22/2014 1000 PM

Quincy, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree on house on Hancock terrace... tree on car on
            Billings street




10/22/2014 1003 PM

Foxboro, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on house on Prospect street




10/22/2014 0548 PM

Holbrook, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Large limb and wires down




10/22/2014 0410 PM

Cohasset, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Tree across commuter train tracks




10/22/2014 0733 PM

Brookline, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree and power lines down on Lancaster terrace




10/22/2014 0750 PM

Holbrook, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree limbs and power lines down on Juniper Road




10/22/2014 0808 PM

Weymouth, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees and wires down in the Whitman Pond area of middle
            street




10/22/2014 0446 PM

Stoughton, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Large tree branch down on house




10/22/2014 0835 PM

Sharon, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down blocking Aspen Road... tree down on Billings
            street




10/22/2014 0836 PM

Norwood, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on winter street




10/22/2014 0836 PM

Westwood, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees and wires down scattered across town





10/22/2014 0548 PM

Holbrook, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Large limb and wires down





10/22/2014 0410 PM

Cohasset, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Tree across commuter train tracks




10/22/2014 0446 PM

Stoughton, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Large tree branch down on house




10/22/2014 0410 PM

Cohasset, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Tree across commuter train tracks




10/22/2014 0446 PM

Stoughton, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Large tree branch down on house





10/22/2014 0446 PM

Stoughton, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Large tree branch down on house





10/22/2014 0410 PM

Cohasset, Norfolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Tree across commuter train tracks



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 11:32 PM EDT on October 22, 2014


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 7
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Skywarn spotters... cooperative observers... media and
Highway departments for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Boston

***********************peak wind gust***********************

Location Max wind time/date comments
                        gust of
                         mph measurement

Massachusetts

... Bristol County...
   Fairhaven 52 758 PM 10/22 West Island

... Essex County...
   Rockport 53 710 PM 10/22 amateur radio
   5 WNW Beverly 47 520 PM 10/22 ASOS
   Marblehead 47 714 PM 10/22 amateur radio

... Middlesex County...
   Cambridge 46 602 PM 10/22 amateur radio
   Wakefield 45 737 PM 10/22 trained spotter

... Norfolk County...
   3 SSW Milton 49 504 PM 10/22 ASOS
   Cohasset 46 710 PM 10/22 trained spotter

... Plymouth County...
   Hull 60 905 PM 10/22 mesonet
   Scituate 50 644 PM 10/22 Humarock section

... Suffolk County...
   Winthrop 56 954 PM 10/22 amateur radio
   1 N East Boston 51 515 PM 10/22 ASOS
   South Boston 46 515 PM 10/22 trained spotter

Rhode Island

... Washington County...
   Charlestown 47 600 PM 10/22 amateur radio
   Block Island 46 515 PM 10/22 AWOS


***********************sustained wind***********************

Location wind time/date comments
                        speed of
                         mph measurement

Massachusetts

... Plymouth County...
   Hull 46 954 PM 10/22 mesonet

... Suffolk County...
   1 N East Boston 41 528 PM 10/22 ASOS


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