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Massachusetts, Southern Plymouth

Blizzard Warning

Statement as of 1:57 PM EST on February 08, 2016

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 08, 2016


... Blizzard Warning remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening...

* locations... extreme southeast Massachusetts including Cape Cod
and the islands. This includes the cities and towns of
Brockton... Plymouth... Mattapoisett... Chatham... Falmouth...
Provincetown... Vineyard Haven and Nantucket

* hazard types... heavy wet snow and strong winds will likely
result in tree damage and scattered power outages. Strong
winds and heavy snow will create blizzard/white-out conditions
at times.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches along with
localized higher amounts up to 14 inches possible.

* Timing... snow will fall heavy at times through late afternoon.
Snow intensity will begin to diminish by early evening... but
localized bands of moderate to heavy snow may persist into the
overnight hours.

* Impacts... considerable falling and/or blowing and drifting
snow. Visibilities will become poor with whiteout conditions
at times. Those venturing outdoors may become lost or
disoriented... so persons in the warning area are advised to
stay indoors. Heavy wet snow and strong winds will result in
tree damage and scattered power outages.

* Winds... northeast 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Visibilities... one quarter mile or less at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Blizzard Warning is issued when sustained winds or frequent
gusts over 35 mph are expected with considerable falling and/or
blowing and drifting snow. Visibilities will become poor with
whiteout conditions at times. Those venturing outdoors may
become lost or disoriented... so persons in the warning area are
advised to stay indoors.





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 2:55 PM EST on February 08, 2016


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 3
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

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Connecticut

... Hartford County...
   1 WNW Windsor Locks 0.4 100 PM 2/08 Airport

... Tolland County...
   Staffordville 1.0 1218 PM 2/08 none

... Windham County...
   Plainfield 4.3 151 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Windham 3.3 153 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Ashford 2.8 156 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Pomfret 2.5 205 PM 2/08 spotter

Massachusetts

... Barnstable County...
   yarmouthport 9.0 208 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Brewster 8.0 216 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Harwich 7.0 211 PM 2/08 ham radio
   West Yarmouth 7.0 105 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Bourne 7.0 218 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Waquoit 6.5 114 PM 2/08 ham radio
   West Harwich 6.5 210 PM 2/08 ham radio
   East Falmouth 6.0 107 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Sandwich 5.5 251 PM 2/08 NWS employee
   harwichport 5.5 201 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Bristol County...
   New Bedford 4.5 1239 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Acushnet-north 4.0 232 PM 2/08 none
   Mansfield 3.0 203 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   Taunton 2.1 136 PM 2/08 NWS office

... Dukes County...
   Oak Bluffs 8.8 219 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Essex County...
   Methuen 3.0 250 PM 2/08 general public
   Haverhill 2.5 200 PM 2/08 ham radio
   West Peabody 1.5 136 PM 2/08 none

... Hampden County...
   Holland 2.5 106 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Middlesex County...
   Littleton 3.5 230 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   Ashby 3.2 152 PM 2/08 general public
   North Chelmsford 2.2 138 PM 2/08 none
   North Reading 2.1 230 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   Hopkinton 2.0 237 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Acton 2.0 137 PM 2/08 none
   Somerville 1.5 113 PM 2/08 general public
   Lexington 1.3 200 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   Natick 1.0 1254 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Lowell 1.0 1251 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Melrose 1.0 1252 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Nantucket County...
   Nantucket 7.0 212 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Norfolk County...
   Milton 4.3 100 PM 2/08 cwo
   Foxboro 2.8 119 PM 2/08 NWS employee
   Walpole 2.0 221 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Quincy 2.0 1215 PM 2/08 general public

... Plymouth County...
   East Wareham 6.0 127 PM 2/08 ham radio
   West Wareham 5.0 1200 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   West Duxbury 4.0 1224 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Middleboro 3.8 142 PM 2/08 none
   East Bridgewater 3.5 125 PM 2/08 general public

... Suffolk County...
   1 N East Boston 2.2 100 PM 2/08 Airport
   Winthrop 2.2 100 PM 2/08 none

... Worcester County...
   Leominster 3.0 146 PM 2/08 general public
   Lunenburg 3.0 130 PM 2/08 coop observer
   Northborough 2.5 224 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Auburn 2.2 1250 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   Charlton 2.0 228 PM 2/08 none
   Worcester 1.5 140 PM 2/08 none
   Oxford 1.0 227 PM 2/08 none

Rhode Island

... Kent County...
   West Warwick 3.5 110 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   2 NNW Warwick 1.2 100 PM 2/08 Airport

... Newport County...
   Tiverton 3.0 1228 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Providence County...
   Scituate 6.0 232 PM 2/08 ham radio
   N. Cumberland 3.0 154 PM 2/08 none
   Glocester 3.0 1236 PM 2/08 general public

... Washington County...
   North Kingstown 5.0 204 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Rockville 5.0 100 PM 2/08 trained spotter

&&

*****metadata*****
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, CT, Hartford, Windsor Locks, 1, WNW, 41.93154, -72.67598, snow, 0.4, inch, Airport,
:2/08/2016, 1218 PM, CT, Tolland, Staffordville, , , 41.99390, -72.25920, snow, 1.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 151 PM, CT, Windham, Plainfield, , , 41.67640, -71.91560, snow, 4.3, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 153 PM, CT, Windham, Windham, , , 41.69970, -72.15750, snow, 3.3, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 156 PM, CT, Windham, Ashford, , , 41.87310, -72.12190, snow, 2.8, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 205 PM, CT, Windham, Pomfret, , , 41.90000, -71.96670, snow, 2.5, inch, trained spotter, spotter
:2/08/2016, 208 PM, MA, Barnstable, yarmouthport, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 9.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 216 PM, MA, Barnstable, Brewster, , , 41.76000, -70.08330, snow, 8.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 211 PM, MA, Barnstable, Harwich, , , 41.68610, -70.07640, snow, 7.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 105 PM, MA, Barnstable, West Yarmouth, , , 41.65000, -70.24170, snow, 7.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 218 PM, MA, Barnstable, Bourne, , , 41.74110, -70.59940, snow, 7.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 114 PM, MA, Barnstable, Waquoit, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 6.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 210 PM, MA, Barnstable, West Harwich, , , 41.66670, -70.11670, snow, 6.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 107 PM, MA, Barnstable, East Falmouth, , , 41.57830, -70.55920, snow, 6.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 251 PM, MA, Barnstable, Sandwich, , , 41.75780, -70.49980, snow, 5.5, inch, NWS employee,
:2/08/2016, 201 PM, MA, Barnstable, harwichport, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 5.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1239 PM, MA, Bristol, New Bedford, , , 41.63610, -70.93470, snow, 4.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 232 PM, MA, Bristol, Acushnet-north, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 4.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 203 PM, MA, Bristol, Mansfield, , , 42.03330, -71.21940, snow, 3.0, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 136 PM, MA, Bristol, Taunton, , , 41.90300, -71.09330, snow, 2.1, inch, NWS office,
:2/08/2016, 219 PM, MA, Dukes, Oak Bluffs, , , 41.45420, -70.56250, snow, 8.8, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 250 PM, MA, Essex, Methuen, , , 42.72610, -71.19140, snow, 3.0, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 200 PM, MA, Essex, Haverhill, , , 42.77610, -71.07780, snow, 2.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 136 PM, MA, Essex, West Peabody, , , 42.54580, -70.99440, snow, 1.5, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 106 PM, MA, Hampden, Holland, , , 42.06390, -72.15780, snow, 2.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 230 PM, MA, Middlesex, Littleton, , , 42.53750, -71.51250, snow, 3.5, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 152 PM, MA, Middlesex, Ashby, , , 42.67780, -71.82080, snow, 3.2, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 138 PM, MA, Middlesex, North Chelmsford, , , 42.63890, -71.38330, snow, 2.2, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 230 PM, MA, Middlesex, North Reading, , , 42.57500, -71.07920, snow, 2.1, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 237 PM, MA, Middlesex, Hopkinton, , , 42.22860, -71.52310, snow, 2.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 137 PM, MA, Middlesex, Acton, , , 42.48500, -71.43330, snow, 2.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 113 PM, MA, Middlesex, Somerville, , , 42.38750, -71.10000, snow, 1.5, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 200 PM, MA, Middlesex, Lexington, , , 42.44720, -71.22500, snow, 1.3, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 1254 PM, MA, Middlesex, Natick, , , 42.28330, -71.35000, snow, 1.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1251 PM, MA, Middlesex, Lowell, , , 42.63330, -71.31670, snow, 1.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1252 PM, MA, Middlesex, Melrose, , , 42.45830, -71.06670, snow, 1.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 212 PM, MA, Nantucket, Nantucket, , , 41.28330, -70.10000, snow, 7.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, MA, Norfolk, Milton, , , 42.24940, -71.06670, snow, 4.3, inch, cwo,
:2/08/2016, 119 PM, MA, Norfolk, Foxboro, , , 42.06540, -71.24780, snow, 2.8, inch, NWS employee,
:2/08/2016, 221 PM, MA, Norfolk, Walpole, , , 42.14170, -71.25000, snow, 2.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1215 PM, MA, Norfolk, Quincy, , , 42.25280, -71.00280, snow, 2.0, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 127 PM, MA, Plymouth, East Wareham, , , 41.75810, -70.67420, snow, 6.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1200 PM, MA, Plymouth, West Wareham, , , 41.78970, -70.76080, snow, 5.0, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 1224 PM, MA, Plymouth, West Duxbury, , , 42.05640, -70.77500, snow, 4.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 142 PM, MA, Plymouth, Middleboro, , , 41.89310, -70.91170, snow, 3.8, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 125 PM, MA, Plymouth, East Bridgewater, , , 42.03330, -70.95970, snow, 3.5, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, MA, Suffolk, East Boston, 1, N, 42.38118, -71.03330, snow, 2.2, inch, Airport,
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, MA, Suffolk, Winthrop, , , 42.37500, -70.98330, snow, 2.2, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 146 PM, MA, Worcester, Leominster, , , 42.52500, -71.76030, snow, 3.0, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 130 PM, MA, Worcester, Lunenburg, , , 42.59440, -71.72500, snow, 3.0, inch, coop observer,
:2/08/2016, 224 PM, MA, Worcester, Northborough, , , 42.31940, -71.64170, snow, 2.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1250 PM, MA, Worcester, Auburn, , , 42.19440, -71.83610, snow, 2.2, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 228 PM, MA, Worcester, Charlton, , , 42.13560, -71.97060, snow, 2.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 140 PM, MA, Worcester, Worcester, , , 42.26250, -71.80280, snow, 1.5, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 227 PM, MA, Worcester, Oxford, , , 42.11670, -71.86530, snow, 1.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 110 PM, RI, Kent, West Warwick, , , 41.70610, -71.52360, snow, 3.5, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, RI, Kent, Warwick, 2, NNW, 41.72895, -71.43675, snow, 1.2, inch, Airport,
:2/08/2016, 1228 PM, RI, Newport, Tiverton, , , 41.62580, -71.21390, snow, 3.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 232 PM, RI, Providence, Scituate, , , 41.83330, -71.63330, snow, 6.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 154 PM, RI, Providence, N. Cumberland, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 3.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 1236 PM, RI, Providence, Glocester, , , 41.90000, -71.63330, snow, 3.0, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 204 PM, RI, Washington, North Kingstown, , , 41.55000, -71.46670, snow, 5.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, RI, Washington, Rockville, , , 41.51970, -71.76170, snow, 5.0, inch, trained spotter,


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