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Rhode Island, Washington

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 1:57 PM EST on February 08, 2016

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 09, 2016


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 am EST
Tuesday...

* locations... Rhode Island and eastern Massachusetts. This
includes the cities and towns of Framingham... Lowell... Lawrence...
Gloucester... Milford... Worcester... Foxboro... Norwood...
Cambridge... Boston... Quincy... Taunton... Fall River... New
Bedford... Foster... Smithfield... Providence... West Greenwich...
Warwick... Bristol... Narragansett... westerly and Newport.

* Hazard types... heavy snow.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches.

* Timing... snow of varying intensity this afternoon. Snow
intensity should diminish by early evening... but very
localized bands of moderate to heavy snow may persist along
the northeast Massachusetts coast into the overnight hours.

* Impacts... travel will be slow at best on well treated
surfaces... and quite difficult on any unplowed or untreated
surfaces. Blowing and drifting snow is also expected
particularly along the Boston to Providence corridor.

* Winds... north 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning is issued when an average of 6 or more
inches of snow is expected in a 12 hour period... or for 8 or more
inches in a 24 hour period. Travel will be slow at best on well
treated surfaces... and quite difficult on any unplowed or
untreated surfaces.





Local Storm Report



02/08/2016 0344 PM

Westerly, Washington County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Trained spotter




02/08/2016 0403 PM

South Kingstown, Washington County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.






02/08/2016 0204 PM

North Kingstown, Washington County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by ham radio.


            Ham radio




02/08/2016 0204 PM

North Kingstown, Washington County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by ham radio.


            Ham radio




02/08/2016 0100 PM

Rockville, Washington County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Trained spotter




02/08/2016 0100 PM

Rockville, Washington County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Trained spotter




02/08/2016 0723 am

Richmond, Washington County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Wire down on Sandy Pond Road and Skunk Hill Road




02/08/2016 0723 am

Richmond, Washington County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Wire down on Sandy Pond Road and Skunk Hill Road




02/08/2016 0723 am

Richmond, Washington County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Wire down on Sandy Pond Road and Skunk Hill Road




02/08/2016 1125 am

Narragansett, Washington County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by general public.


            General public




02/08/2016 0723 am

Richmond, Washington County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Wire down on Sandy Pond Road and Skunk Hill Road





02/08/2016 0723 am

Richmond, Washington County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Wire down on Sandy Pond Road and Skunk Hill Road



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 2:55 PM EST on February 08, 2016


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 3
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

Connecticut

... Hartford County...
   1 WNW Windsor Locks 0.4 100 PM 2/08 Airport

... Tolland County...
   Staffordville 1.0 1218 PM 2/08 none

... Windham County...
   Plainfield 4.3 151 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Windham 3.3 153 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Ashford 2.8 156 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Pomfret 2.5 205 PM 2/08 spotter

Massachusetts

... Barnstable County...
   yarmouthport 9.0 208 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Brewster 8.0 216 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Harwich 7.0 211 PM 2/08 ham radio
   West Yarmouth 7.0 105 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Bourne 7.0 218 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Waquoit 6.5 114 PM 2/08 ham radio
   West Harwich 6.5 210 PM 2/08 ham radio
   East Falmouth 6.0 107 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Sandwich 5.5 251 PM 2/08 NWS employee
   harwichport 5.5 201 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Bristol County...
   New Bedford 4.5 1239 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Acushnet-north 4.0 232 PM 2/08 none
   Mansfield 3.0 203 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   Taunton 2.1 136 PM 2/08 NWS office

... Dukes County...
   Oak Bluffs 8.8 219 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Essex County...
   Methuen 3.0 250 PM 2/08 general public
   Haverhill 2.5 200 PM 2/08 ham radio
   West Peabody 1.5 136 PM 2/08 none

... Hampden County...
   Holland 2.5 106 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Middlesex County...
   Littleton 3.5 230 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   Ashby 3.2 152 PM 2/08 general public
   North Chelmsford 2.2 138 PM 2/08 none
   North Reading 2.1 230 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   Hopkinton 2.0 237 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Acton 2.0 137 PM 2/08 none
   Somerville 1.5 113 PM 2/08 general public
   Lexington 1.3 200 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   Natick 1.0 1254 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Lowell 1.0 1251 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Melrose 1.0 1252 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Nantucket County...
   Nantucket 7.0 212 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Norfolk County...
   Milton 4.3 100 PM 2/08 cwo
   Foxboro 2.8 119 PM 2/08 NWS employee
   Walpole 2.0 221 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Quincy 2.0 1215 PM 2/08 general public

... Plymouth County...
   East Wareham 6.0 127 PM 2/08 ham radio
   West Wareham 5.0 1200 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   West Duxbury 4.0 1224 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Middleboro 3.8 142 PM 2/08 none
   East Bridgewater 3.5 125 PM 2/08 general public

... Suffolk County...
   1 N East Boston 2.2 100 PM 2/08 Airport
   Winthrop 2.2 100 PM 2/08 none

... Worcester County...
   Leominster 3.0 146 PM 2/08 general public
   Lunenburg 3.0 130 PM 2/08 coop observer
   Northborough 2.5 224 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Auburn 2.2 1250 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   Charlton 2.0 228 PM 2/08 none
   Worcester 1.5 140 PM 2/08 none
   Oxford 1.0 227 PM 2/08 none

Rhode Island

... Kent County...
   West Warwick 3.5 110 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   2 NNW Warwick 1.2 100 PM 2/08 Airport

... Newport County...
   Tiverton 3.0 1228 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Providence County...
   Scituate 6.0 232 PM 2/08 ham radio
   N. Cumberland 3.0 154 PM 2/08 none
   Glocester 3.0 1236 PM 2/08 general public

... Washington County...
   North Kingstown 5.0 204 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Rockville 5.0 100 PM 2/08 trained spotter

&&

*****metadata*****
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, CT, Hartford, Windsor Locks, 1, WNW, 41.93154, -72.67598, snow, 0.4, inch, Airport,
:2/08/2016, 1218 PM, CT, Tolland, Staffordville, , , 41.99390, -72.25920, snow, 1.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 151 PM, CT, Windham, Plainfield, , , 41.67640, -71.91560, snow, 4.3, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 153 PM, CT, Windham, Windham, , , 41.69970, -72.15750, snow, 3.3, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 156 PM, CT, Windham, Ashford, , , 41.87310, -72.12190, snow, 2.8, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 205 PM, CT, Windham, Pomfret, , , 41.90000, -71.96670, snow, 2.5, inch, trained spotter, spotter
:2/08/2016, 208 PM, MA, Barnstable, yarmouthport, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 9.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 216 PM, MA, Barnstable, Brewster, , , 41.76000, -70.08330, snow, 8.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 211 PM, MA, Barnstable, Harwich, , , 41.68610, -70.07640, snow, 7.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 105 PM, MA, Barnstable, West Yarmouth, , , 41.65000, -70.24170, snow, 7.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 218 PM, MA, Barnstable, Bourne, , , 41.74110, -70.59940, snow, 7.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 114 PM, MA, Barnstable, Waquoit, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 6.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 210 PM, MA, Barnstable, West Harwich, , , 41.66670, -70.11670, snow, 6.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 107 PM, MA, Barnstable, East Falmouth, , , 41.57830, -70.55920, snow, 6.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 251 PM, MA, Barnstable, Sandwich, , , 41.75780, -70.49980, snow, 5.5, inch, NWS employee,
:2/08/2016, 201 PM, MA, Barnstable, harwichport, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 5.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1239 PM, MA, Bristol, New Bedford, , , 41.63610, -70.93470, snow, 4.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 232 PM, MA, Bristol, Acushnet-north, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 4.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 203 PM, MA, Bristol, Mansfield, , , 42.03330, -71.21940, snow, 3.0, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 136 PM, MA, Bristol, Taunton, , , 41.90300, -71.09330, snow, 2.1, inch, NWS office,
:2/08/2016, 219 PM, MA, Dukes, Oak Bluffs, , , 41.45420, -70.56250, snow, 8.8, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 250 PM, MA, Essex, Methuen, , , 42.72610, -71.19140, snow, 3.0, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 200 PM, MA, Essex, Haverhill, , , 42.77610, -71.07780, snow, 2.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 136 PM, MA, Essex, West Peabody, , , 42.54580, -70.99440, snow, 1.5, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 106 PM, MA, Hampden, Holland, , , 42.06390, -72.15780, snow, 2.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 230 PM, MA, Middlesex, Littleton, , , 42.53750, -71.51250, snow, 3.5, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 152 PM, MA, Middlesex, Ashby, , , 42.67780, -71.82080, snow, 3.2, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 138 PM, MA, Middlesex, North Chelmsford, , , 42.63890, -71.38330, snow, 2.2, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 230 PM, MA, Middlesex, North Reading, , , 42.57500, -71.07920, snow, 2.1, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 237 PM, MA, Middlesex, Hopkinton, , , 42.22860, -71.52310, snow, 2.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 137 PM, MA, Middlesex, Acton, , , 42.48500, -71.43330, snow, 2.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 113 PM, MA, Middlesex, Somerville, , , 42.38750, -71.10000, snow, 1.5, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 200 PM, MA, Middlesex, Lexington, , , 42.44720, -71.22500, snow, 1.3, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 1254 PM, MA, Middlesex, Natick, , , 42.28330, -71.35000, snow, 1.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1251 PM, MA, Middlesex, Lowell, , , 42.63330, -71.31670, snow, 1.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1252 PM, MA, Middlesex, Melrose, , , 42.45830, -71.06670, snow, 1.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 212 PM, MA, Nantucket, Nantucket, , , 41.28330, -70.10000, snow, 7.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, MA, Norfolk, Milton, , , 42.24940, -71.06670, snow, 4.3, inch, cwo,
:2/08/2016, 119 PM, MA, Norfolk, Foxboro, , , 42.06540, -71.24780, snow, 2.8, inch, NWS employee,
:2/08/2016, 221 PM, MA, Norfolk, Walpole, , , 42.14170, -71.25000, snow, 2.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1215 PM, MA, Norfolk, Quincy, , , 42.25280, -71.00280, snow, 2.0, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 127 PM, MA, Plymouth, East Wareham, , , 41.75810, -70.67420, snow, 6.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1200 PM, MA, Plymouth, West Wareham, , , 41.78970, -70.76080, snow, 5.0, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 1224 PM, MA, Plymouth, West Duxbury, , , 42.05640, -70.77500, snow, 4.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 142 PM, MA, Plymouth, Middleboro, , , 41.89310, -70.91170, snow, 3.8, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 125 PM, MA, Plymouth, East Bridgewater, , , 42.03330, -70.95970, snow, 3.5, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, MA, Suffolk, East Boston, 1, N, 42.38118, -71.03330, snow, 2.2, inch, Airport,
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, MA, Suffolk, Winthrop, , , 42.37500, -70.98330, snow, 2.2, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 146 PM, MA, Worcester, Leominster, , , 42.52500, -71.76030, snow, 3.0, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 130 PM, MA, Worcester, Lunenburg, , , 42.59440, -71.72500, snow, 3.0, inch, coop observer,
:2/08/2016, 224 PM, MA, Worcester, Northborough, , , 42.31940, -71.64170, snow, 2.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1250 PM, MA, Worcester, Auburn, , , 42.19440, -71.83610, snow, 2.2, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 228 PM, MA, Worcester, Charlton, , , 42.13560, -71.97060, snow, 2.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 140 PM, MA, Worcester, Worcester, , , 42.26250, -71.80280, snow, 1.5, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 227 PM, MA, Worcester, Oxford, , , 42.11670, -71.86530, snow, 1.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 110 PM, RI, Kent, West Warwick, , , 41.70610, -71.52360, snow, 3.5, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, RI, Kent, Warwick, 2, NNW, 41.72895, -71.43675, snow, 1.2, inch, Airport,
:2/08/2016, 1228 PM, RI, Newport, Tiverton, , , 41.62580, -71.21390, snow, 3.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 232 PM, RI, Providence, Scituate, , , 41.83330, -71.63330, snow, 6.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 154 PM, RI, Providence, N. Cumberland, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 3.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 1236 PM, RI, Providence, Glocester, , , 41.90000, -71.63330, snow, 3.0, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 204 PM, RI, Washington, North Kingstown, , , 41.55000, -71.46670, snow, 5.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, RI, Washington, Rockville, , , 41.51970, -71.76170, snow, 5.0, inch, trained spotter,


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