NWS: Wind Advisory in Effect

In effect until 4 p.m. Sunday...

From the National Weather Service:

 

 

 

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
108 PM EST Sat Jan 11 2020

MAZ004>007-012>024-026-RIZ001>008-120215-
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Northern Worcester MA-Central Middlesex MA-Western Essex MA-
Eastern Essex 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 Barre, Fitchburg, Framingham, Lowell,
Lawrence, Gloucester, 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
108 PM EST Sat Jan 11 2020

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts between 45 and 55
  mph.

* WHERE...Portions of central, eastern, northeastern and
  southeastern Massachusetts and northern and southern Rhode
  Island.

* WHEN...Until 4 PM EST Sunday. The strongest of the winds will be
  near daybreak Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
  Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
  result.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The strongest winds will come in two
  pulses. The first will be through late this afternoon, before
  winds diminish some this evening. The second pulse of strong
  winds will occur toward daybreak Sunday and continue into Sunday
  afternoon. The second pulse of winds near daybreak Sunday is
  expected to be the strongest, where some wind gusts up to 55 mph
  will be possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

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