From the National Weather Service:
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA 300 PM EDT Tue Apr 3 2018 CTZ002>004-MAZ002>024-026-RIZ001>008-040300- /O.NEW.KBOX.WI.Y.0013.180404T1800Z-180405T0800Z/ 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.