Post Severe Weather Coordination Message #1 – Tuesday 10/23/18 Severe Weather Event

Hello to all…

..Cold air aloft with strong trigger mechanism and just enough instability with strong turning in the atmosphere allowed for a severe weather event replete with funnel cloud and waterspout sightings and a tornado in Lincoln, RI that will be assessed further today and include North Providence, RI and Norton, Mass..
..Any additional damage and hail reports, pictures and videos, can be sent as a reply to this email, via the WX1BOX Facebook/Twitter feeds and via the email list pics@nsradio.org with credit given to the Amateur Radio Operator or SKYWARN Spotter unless otherwise noted..
..Additional information including a post-mortem on the event will be posted this evening. Below is the NWS Boston/Norton Preliminary Public Information Statement on the Lincoln, RI Tornado, Local Storm Report, WX1BOX Amateur Radio log of reports and the WX1BOX Facebook Photo Album of photos received so far..

NWS Boston/Norton Preliminary Public Information Statement:
https://kamala.cod.edu/offs/KBOX/1810232238.nous41.html

NWS Boston/Norton Preliminary Local Storm Report:
https://kamala.cod.edu/offs/KBOX/1810240033.nwus51.html
https://kamala.cod.edu/offs/KBOX/1810232047.nwus51.html

WX1BOX Facebook Photo Album:
https://www.facebook.com/pg/wx1box/photos/?tab=album&album_id=2202685213098818

WX1BOX Amateur Radio Log:
http://wx1box.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/reports_10_23_18.txt

Respectfully Submitted,

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