From the National Weather Service:
Wind Advisories have been expanded for today. Arctic cold front will pass through the area this morning resulting in temperatures falling throughout the day.
Behind the front anticipate northwest wind gusts between 45-50 MPH. This could cause a few downed tree limbs and isolated power outages.
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Taunton MA 425 AM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017 MAZ004>007-012>024-026-RIZ001>008-221630- /O.CON.KBOX.WI.Y.0013.170322T1200Z-170323T0000Z/ Northern Worcester MA-Central Middlesex MA-Western Essex MA- Eastern Essex MA-Southern Worcester MA-Western Norfolk MA- Southeast Middlesex MA-Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA- Northern Bristol MA-Western Plymouth MA-Eastern Plymouth MA- Southern Bristol MA-Southern Plymouth MA-Barnstable MA-Dukes MA- Nantucket MA-Northern Middlesex MA-Northwest Providence RI- Southeast Providence RI-Western Kent RI-Eastern Kent RI- Bristol RI-Washington RI-Newport RI-Block Island RI- Including the cities of Barre, Fitchburg, Framingham, Lowell, Lawrence, Gloucester, Milford, Worcester, Foxborough, Norwood, Cambridge, Boston, Quincy, Taunton, Brockton, Plymouth, Fall River, New Bedford, Mattapoisett, Chatham, Falmouth, Provincetown, Vineyard Haven, Nantucket, Ayer, Foster, Smithfield, Providence, Coventry, West Greenwich, East Greenwich, Warwick, West Warwick, Bristol, Narragansett, Westerly, Newport, and New Shoreham 425 AM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017 ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... * Location...central and eastern Massachusetts as well as Rhode Island. * Winds...Northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. * Timing...Strongest winds will be Wednesday afternoon and early evening. * Impacts...A few downed trees, tree limbs and isolated power outages are possible. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph are expected, with gusts between 46 to 57 mph. Winds this strong are capable of downing small tree limbs and branches, possibly causing isolated power outages. Driving can also be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.