Wind Coordination Message #2 – Thanksgiving Day 11/28/19 Strong Wind Potential

Hello to all…

..Happy Thanksgiving to all SKYWARN Spotters and Amateur Radio Operators..
..Thanksgiving will feature cooling conditions with strong winds across much of the NWS Boston/Norton Coverage area. A Wind Advisory is in effect until 200 AM Friday for Eastern Essex, Eastern Plymouth, Barnstable Counties and Nantucket Island for sustained winds of 20-30 MPH with gusts to 45-50 MPH. Outside of this area, wind gusts around 40 MPH with slightly higher gusts possible and trends will be monitored for any wind advisory expansion. These winds could cause an isolated pocket or two of tree and wire damage and an isolated power outage..
..SKYWARN Self-Activation will monitor the strong winds across the region for Thanksgiving Day. This will be the only coordination message posted on these winds unless an expansion to the wind advisory occurs and time allows for an update. Below is the NWS Boston/Norton Wind Advisory Statement, Hazardous Weather Outlook and Enhanced Hazardous Weather Outlook..

NWS Boston/Norton Wind Advisory Statement:
https://kamala.cod.edu/ma/latest.wwus71.KBOX.html

NWS Boston/Norton Hazardous Weather Outlook:
https://kamala.cod.edu/ma/latest.flus41.KBOX.html

NWS Boston/Norton Enhanced Hazardous Weather Outlook:
https://www.weather.gov/box/ehwo

Respectfully Submitted,

Robert Macedo (KD1CY)
ARES SKYWARN Coordinator
Eastern Massachusetts ARES Section Emergency Coordinator
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