Storm Coordination Message #1 – Late Sunday Night 11/26/23-Monday Morning 11/27/23 – Coastal Storm Impacts

Hello to all…

..A coastal storm system will move quickly and rapidly intensify bringing a 6-8 hour period of heavy rain to Eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island with strong winds at the coast late tonight through early to mid-morning Monday. Rainfall amounts of 1-2″ are expected in Eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island with lesser rainfall of up to 1″ west of this area. Strong winds will develop along the coast..
..A Wind Advisory is now in effect for Cape Cod and the Islands from 1 AM-7 AM Monday for sustained winds of 20-30 MPH with gusts to 50 MPH and isolated higher gusts possible. Other coastal areas across East and South Coastal Massachusetts and Rhode Island could see wind gusts of around 40 MPH with isolated higher gusts. These winds could cause isolated pockets of tree and wire damage and isolated power outages..
..A coastal flood statement has been issued for minor splashover and low-end minor coastal flooding for the Monday Morning high tide for South Coastal Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Its noted that if the stronger winds are a little later than forecast, it could cause more coastal flood issues than currently forecast and this will be monitored. East Coastal Massachusetts high tide is later and no coastal flood issues are expected in these areas..
..SKYWARN Self-Activation will monitor for rain gauge totals 1″ or more, any measured wind gusts 40 MPH or greater and any wind damage reports late Sunday Night into Monday Morning. Another coordination message will be posted by 11 PM Sunday Evening..

NWS Boston/Norton Area Forecast Discussion:

NWS Boston/Norton Wind Advisory Statement:

NWS Boston/Norton Coastal Flood Statement:

NWS Boston/Norton Rainfall Map:

NWS Boston/Norton Wind Gust Map:

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
Home/Data #: (508) 997-4503
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