Eastern Plymouth Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Advisory
Statement as of 12:01 PM EDT on April 24, 2014

...Wind Advisory in effect until 7 PM EDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect until 7 PM EDT this evening.

* Location...southwest New Hampshire...eastern and central Massachusetts and much of Rhode Island. This includes the cities and towns of Boston...Providence...Worcester...Framingham... Lowell...Lawrence...Gloucester...Foxboro...Norwood... Cambridge...Quincy...Taunton...Brockton...Plymouth...Fall River...New Bedford...Jaffrey...Keene...Manchester...Nashua... Smithfield...Providence...West Greenwich...Warwick... Bristol...Narragansett...westerly and Newport.

* Winds...northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Timing...through sunset then winds diminishing slowly.

* Impacts...strong winds Downing small tree limbs and branches... possibly causing isolated power outages. Driving can also be difficult...especially for high profile vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be 31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 46 and 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.

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