National Weather Service Tuesday Morning Briefing on Next Storm

Mostly rain, wind on Cape and then bitterly cold...
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From the National Weather Service:

Rain/snow arrives later today and especially tonight. The bulk of the snow accums will be across the interior w/ mainly rain along the I-95 corridor. An arctic cold front brings snow squalls between 3 and 7 pm Wed evening, followed by bitterly cold wind chills.

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Today
Cloudy, with a high near 37. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly between 8pm and 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain before 2pm, then snow showers likely. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -2. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 17. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 25. West wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind around 13 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 13 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 11 to 17 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind 14 to 17 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind around 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
411 AM EST Tue Jan 29 2019

MAZ022>024-291715-
/O.NEW.KBOX.HW.A.0002.190130T2000Z-190131T0400Z/
Barnstable MA-Dukes MA-Nantucket MA-
Including the cities of Chatham, Falmouth, Provincetown,
Vineyard Haven, and Nantucket
411 AM EST Tue Jan 29 2019

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a High
Wind Watch, which is in effect from Wednesday afternoon through
Wednesday evening.

* WINDS...West 20 to 30 mph with brief gusts between 50 and 60 mph
  possible.

* TIMING...Late Wednesday afternoon and evening.

* IMPACTS...A brief period of strong to damaging winds may result
  in a few downed trees along with isolated to scattered power
  outages.

* LOCATION...Cape Cod and the Islands.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means the potential exists for a damaging wind
event. These strong winds are capable of downing trees and power
lines, as well causing property damage. If a high wind warning is
issued, stay inside and away from windows.

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