National Weather Service - Wind Advisory

Winds could gust to 50 mph

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
300 PM EDT Tue Apr 3 2018

CTZ002>004-MAZ002>024-026-RIZ001>008-040300-
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Hartford CT-Tolland CT-Windham CT-Western Franklin MA-
Eastern Franklin MA-Northern Worcester MA-Central Middlesex MA-
Western Essex MA-Eastern Essex MA-Western Hampshire MA-
Western Hampden MA-Eastern Hampshire MA-Eastern Hampden 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 Hartford, Windsor Locks, Union, Vernon,
Putnam, Willimantic, Charlemont, Greenfield, Orange, Barre,
Fitchburg, Framingham, Lowell, Lawrence, Gloucester,
Chesterfield, Blandford, Amherst, Northampton, Springfield,
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
300 PM EDT Tue Apr 3 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM EDT
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM Wednesday to 4 AM EDT
Thursday.

* TIMING...Wednesday afternoon and night. Strongest of the winds
  late Wednesday afternoon and evening.

* WINDS...West to southwest sustained winds of 25 to 35 mph with
  gusts between 40 and 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...A few large tree limbs may be knocked down along with
  the potential for isolated power outages.

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.

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