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Weather Alerts for Massachusetts - South & East


Last updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2019 5:59 PM


Winter Weather Advisory

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When will the snow Begin? - Not updated with this storm

Winter Weather Advisory
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
408 PM EST Tue Dec 10 2019

CTZ002>004-MAZ012-013-015>022-RIZ001>007-110515-
/O.CON.KBOX.WW.Y.0026.191211T0300Z-191211T1700Z/
Hartford CT-Tolland CT-Windham CT-Southern Worcester MA-
Western Norfolk MA-Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Northern Bristol MA-Western Plymouth MA-Eastern Plymouth MA-
Southern Bristol MA-Southern Plymouth MA-Barnstable MA-
Northwest Providence RI-Southeast Providence RI-Western Kent RI-
Eastern Kent RI-Bristol RI-Washington RI-Newport RI-
Including the cities of Hartford, Windsor Locks, Union, Vernon,
Putnam, Willimantic, Milford, Worcester, Foxborough, Norwood,
Boston, Quincy, Taunton, Brockton, Plymouth, Fall River,
New Bedford, Mattapoisett, Chatham, Falmouth, Provincetown,
Foster, Smithfield, Providence, Coventry, West Greenwich,
East Greenwich, Warwick, West Warwick, Bristol, Narragansett,
Westerly, and Newport
408 PM EST Tue Dec 10 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO NOON EST WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 4
inches.

* WHERE...Portions of northern Connecticut, south central and
eastern Massachusetts as well as Rhode Island.

* WHEN...From 10 PM this evening to noon EST Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous
conditions could impact the morning commute.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Rain changes to snow from west to east
between 10 pm tonight and 4 am Wednesday, but the changeover
may not occur until near daybreak across portions of the Cape.
Biggest concern is the Wednesday morning commute, especially
across Rhode Island and southeast Massachusetts.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.


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