Wind Coordination Message #1 – 12/22/12 Wind Event

Hello to all..

..A Cold Front will move through the area and behind the front as cold air moves in or advects into the region, winds will increase to Wind Advisory levels over much of the region..
..A Wind Advisory is in effect from 1 PM-11 PM Saturday for Massachusetts (except for Berkshire County which has a Wind Advisory from 10 AM-10 PM Saturday), and Rhode Island and from 10 AM Saturday Morning to 11 PM Saturday Evening for Northern Connecticut for sustained winds of 20-30 MPH with gusts to 45-50 MPH. These winds may cause isolated pockets of tree and wire damage..
..SKYWARN Self-Activation will be utilized to monitor the strong winds today across the region today. This will likely be the only coordination message on today’s wind event unless a significant upgrade to the situation occurs..
..The potential exists for a ‘White Christmas’ over portions of Southern New England particularly along and south of the Mass. Pike with a light to possibly moderate snow event late Monday Evening into Christmas Morning. Coordination Messages for this event will start Sunday Night or Monday Morning if this potential materializes..
..Below is the NWS Taunton Wind Advisory Statement and Hazardous Weather Outlook..

NWS Taunton Wind Advisory Statement:
http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=box&wwa=wind advisory

NWS Taunton Hazardous Weather Outlook:
http://www.erh.noaa.gov/box/displayHazardByCounty.php?locationCode=MAZ022&warncountyname=Barnstable&pil=BOXHWOBOX

Respectfully Submitted,

Robert Macedo (KD1CY)
ARES SKYWARN Coordinator
Eastern Massachusetts ARES Section Emergency Coordinator
Home Phone #: (508) 994-1875 (After 6 PM)
Home/Data #: (508) 997-4503 (After 6 PM)
Work Phone #: 508-346-2929 (8 AM-5 PM)
Email Address: rmacedo@rcn.com
http://ares.ema.arrl.org
http://www.wx1box.org

Hello to all..

..A Cold Front will move through the area and behind the front as cold air moves in or advects into the region, winds will increase to Wind Advisory levels over much of the region..
..A Wind Advisory is in effect from 1 PM-11 PM Saturday for Massachusetts (except for Berkshire County which has a Wind Advisory from 10 AM-10 PM Saturday), and Rhode Island and from 10 AM Saturday Morning to 11 PM Saturday Evening for Northern Connecticut for sustained winds of 20-30 MPH with gusts to 45-50 MPH. These winds may cause isolated pockets of tree and wire damage..
..SKYWARN Self-Activation will be utilized to monitor the strong winds today across the region today. This will likely be the only coordination message on today’s wind event unless a significant upgrade to the situation occurs..
..The potential exists for a ‘White Christmas’ over portions of Southern New England particularly along and south of the Mass. Pike with a light to possibly moderate snow event late Monday Evening into Christmas Morning. Coordination Messages for this event will start Sunday Night or Monday Morning if this potential materializes..
..Below is the NWS Taunton Wind Advisory Statement and Hazardous Weather Outlook..

NWS Taunton Wind Advisory Statement:
http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=box&wwa=wind advisory

NWS Taunton Hazardous Weather Outlook:
http://www.erh.noaa.gov/box/displayHazardByCounty.php?locationCode=MAZ022&warncountyname=Barnstable&pil=BOXHWOBOX

Respectfully Submitted,

Robert Macedo (KD1CY)
ARES SKYWARN Coordinator
Eastern Massachusetts ARES Section Emergency Coordinator
Home Phone #: (508) 994-1875 (After 6 PM)
Home/Data #: (508) 997-4503 (After 6 PM)
Work Phone #: 508-346-2929 (8 AM-5 PM)
Email Address: rmacedo@rcn.com
http://ares.ema.arrl.org
http://www.wx1box.org

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