Barnstable Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 4:15 PM EST on March 01, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 am EST

* locations... Cape Cod... Marthas Vineyard... and Nantucket.

* Hazard types... wet snow.

* Snow accumulations... 4 to 6 inches on Cape Cod... 2 to 5 inches
on Nantucket and Marthas Vineyard.

* Timing... snow will increase in intensity this evening. The snow
is expected to mix with rain at times. The precipitation is
expected to come to an end toward daybreak Monday.

* Impacts... untreated roads will become snow covered and
slippery for a time this evening.

* Visibilities... one half mile or less at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory is issued when snow and/or ice is
forecast to develop in the affected areas... but accumulations are
expected to be light. Any snow or ice would result in slippery
conditions on untreated roadways and sidewalks. When temperatures
are below freezing... motorists need to be especially careful on
bridges and overpasses where slippery spots can easily develop.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 6:33 PM EST on March 01, 2015

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 9
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Skywarn spotters... cooperative observers... media and
Highway departments for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Boston

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement


... Tolland County...
   Tolland 2.0 630 PM 3/01 social media
   Coventry 1.5 531 PM 3/01 social media

... Windham County...
   Moosup 2.5 611 PM 3/01 ham radio
   East Killingly 2.0 529 PM 3/01 none
   Hampton 2.0 558 PM 3/01 coop observer


... Bristol County...
   Attleboro 1.5 606 PM 3/01 ham radio
   Fall River 1.2 600 PM 3/01 social media

... Hampden County...
   Ludlow 2.0 601 PM 3/01 trained spotter
   Springfield 1.1 612 PM 3/01 trained spotter

Rhode Island

... Kent County...
   West Warwick 1.5 609 PM 3/01 broadcast media

... Providence County...
   Providence 1.5 625 PM 3/01 media
   Scituate 1.0 500 PM 3/01 media

... Washington County...
   westerly 3.0 631 PM 3/01 social media