Severe Weather Coordination Message #1 – Friday 7/23/21 Strong to Isolated Severe Thunderstorm Potential

Hello to all…

..Scattered Strong Thunderstorms with Isolated Severe Thunderstorms likely today particularly across Eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island for this Friday afternoon and early evening. Strong to isolated damaging winds, hail, frequent lightning and heavy downpours with urban and poor drainage flooding are the main threats. An impulse in the atmosphere with cold temperatures aloft will allow for this development of scattered strong and isolated severe thunderstorms today..
..SKYWARN Self-Activation will monitor the strong to isolated severe thunderstorm potential for this Friday Afternoon and Evening. This will be the only coordination message as we shift into operations mode. Below is the NWS Boston/Norton Area Forecast Discussion and Enhanced Hazardous Weather Outlook..

NWS Boston/Norton Area Forecast Discussion:

NWS Boston/Norton Enhanced Hazardous Weather Outlook:

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)
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