Storm Coordination Message #2 – Tuesday 2/18/14 Winter Storm Event

Hello to all..

..Another Winter Storm on Track for Portions of Southern New England..
..A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 7 AM to 10 PM Tuesday for Cheshire and Hillsborough Counties of New Hampshire for 6-10 Inches of snow. A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 7 AM to 8 PM Tuesday for Western Essex, North-Central Middlesex and Northern Worcester Counties of Massachusetts and has been expanded into Eastern Franklin County Massachusetts for 4-8 inches of snow..
..A Winter Weather Advisory is now in effect from 7 AM to 8 PM Tuesday for Western Franklin, Hampshire, Hampden, Southern Worcester, Eastern Essex, Southeast Middlesex, Suffolk, Norfolk, and Northern Bristol Counties of Massachusetts, Northern Connecticut and Kent and Providence Counties of Rhode Island for 3-6 inches of snow..
..Areas south and east of the winter weather advisory area is expected to receive a dusting to 2 inches of snow before changing to rain. If that changeover doesn’t occur, advisory level snowfall will be possible..
..As of 730 AM, Snow is overspreading portions of Western Massachusetts and Northwest Connecticut and Southern New Hampshire should spread into eastern areas later this morning and midday today. Snow will be light during the morning and into the early afternoon hours and then the snow is expected to become heavy with 1″ per hour snow rates possible in the warning and advisory areas prior to and during the evening commute before ending later in the evening. Thundersnow is also possible during the late afternoon and evening..
..SKYWARN Self-Activation will monitor the storm during the day for snowfall reports and changeover of precipitation type. This will be the last coordination message for this storm event unless a significant change to the situation occurs. Below is the NWS Taunton Winter Storm Warning/Winter Weather Advisory Statement, Hazardous Weather Outlook and Snowfall Map..

NWS Taunton Winter Storm Warning/Winter Weather Advisory Statement:
http://kamala.cod.edu/ma/latest.wwus41.KBOX.html

NWS Taunton Hazardous Weather Outlook:
http://kamala.cod.edu/ma/latest.flus41.KBOX.html

NWS Taunton Snowfall Map:
http://www.erh.noaa.gov/box/StormTotalSnow/index.php

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
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Hello to all..

..Another Winter Storm on Track for Portions of Southern New England..
..A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 7 AM to 10 PM Tuesday for Cheshire and Hillsborough Counties of New Hampshire for 6-10 Inches of snow. A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 7 AM to 8 PM Tuesday for Western Essex, North-Central Middlesex and Northern Worcester Counties of Massachusetts and has been expanded into Eastern Franklin County Massachusetts for 4-8 inches of snow..
..A Winter Weather Advisory is now in effect from 7 AM to 8 PM Tuesday for Western Franklin, Hampshire, Hampden, Southern Worcester, Eastern Essex, Southeast Middlesex, Suffolk, Norfolk, and Northern Bristol Counties of Massachusetts, Northern Connecticut and Kent and Providence Counties of Rhode Island for 3-6 inches of snow..
..Areas south and east of the winter weather advisory area is expected to receive a dusting to 2 inches of snow before changing to rain. If that changeover doesn’t occur, advisory level snowfall will be possible..
..As of 730 AM, Snow is overspreading portions of Western Massachusetts and Northwest Connecticut and Southern New Hampshire should spread into eastern areas later this morning and midday today. Snow will be light during the morning and into the early afternoon hours and then the snow is expected to become heavy with 1″ per hour snow rates possible in the warning and advisory areas prior to and during the evening commute before ending later in the evening. Thundersnow is also possible during the late afternoon and evening..
..SKYWARN Self-Activation will monitor the storm during the day for snowfall reports and changeover of precipitation type. This will be the last coordination message for this storm event unless a significant change to the situation occurs. Below is the NWS Taunton Winter Storm Warning/Winter Weather Advisory Statement, Hazardous Weather Outlook and Snowfall Map..

NWS Taunton Winter Storm Warning/Winter Weather Advisory Statement:
http://kamala.cod.edu/ma/latest.wwus41.KBOX.html

NWS Taunton Hazardous Weather Outlook:
http://kamala.cod.edu/ma/latest.flus41.KBOX.html

NWS Taunton Snowfall Map:
http://www.erh.noaa.gov/box/StormTotalSnow/index.php

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
Like us on Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/wx1box
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