616  
WWUS41 KBOX 020838  
WSWBOX  
 
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOSTON/NORTON MA  
338 AM EST THU FEB 2 2023  
 
CTZ002>004-MAZ003-010-011-017>022-RIZ001>007-022230-  
/O.UPG.KBOX.WC.A.0001.230203T0900Z-230204T1800Z/  
/O.NEW.KBOX.WC.W.0001.230203T1500Z-230204T1500Z/  
HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-  
EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPDEN 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, GREENFIELD, ORANGE, AMHERST, NORTHAMPTON,  
SPRINGFIELD, 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  
338 AM EST THU FEB 2 2023  
 
...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM FRIDAY TO 10 AM EST  
SATURDAY...  
 
* WHAT...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS EXPECTED. WIND CHILLS AS LOW  
AS 30 BELOW ZERO.  
 
* WHERE...NORTHERN CONNECTICUT, ALL OF RHODE ISLAND EXCEPT BLOCK  
ISLAND, THE PIONEER VALLEY IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS, AS WELL AS  
SOUTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS AND CAPE COD.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 10 AM FRIDAY TO 10 AM EST SATURDAY.  
 
* IMPACTS...THE COLD WIND CHILLS COULD CAUSE FROSTBITE ON  
EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 30 MINUTES.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...LOWEST WIND CHILLS ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY  
NIGHT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
AVOID OUTSIDE ACTIVITIES IF POSSIBLE. WHEN OUTSIDE, MAKE SURE YOU  
WEAR APPROPRIATE CLOTHING, A HAT, AND GLOVES.  
 

 
 

 
 
MAZ002-008-009-022230-  
/O.UPG.KBOX.WC.A.0001.230203T0900Z-230204T1800Z/  
/O.NEW.KBOX.WC.W.0001.230203T1100Z-230204T1800Z/  
WESTERN FRANKLIN MA-WESTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CHARLEMONT, CHESTERFIELD, AND BLANDFORD  
338 AM EST THU FEB 2 2023  
 
...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EST  
SATURDAY...  
 
* WHAT...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS EXPECTED. WIND CHILLS AS  
LOW AS 45 BELOW ZERO.  
 
* WHERE...THE EASTERN SLOPES OF THE BERKSHIRES.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 6 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EST SATURDAY.  
 
* IMPACTS...THE DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS COULD CAUSE  
FROSTBITE ON EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 10 MINUTES.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...THE LOWEST WIND CHILLS ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY  
NIGHT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
AVOID OUTSIDE ACTIVITIES IF POSSIBLE. WHEN OUTSIDE, MAKE SURE YOU  
WEAR APPROPRIATE CLOTHING, A HAT, AND GLOVES.  
 

 
 

 
 
MAZ004-026-022230-  
/O.UPG.KBOX.WC.A.0001.230203T0900Z-230204T1800Z/  
/O.NEW.KBOX.WC.W.0001.230203T1500Z-230204T1800Z/  
NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BARRE, FITCHBURG, AND AYER  
338 AM EST THU FEB 2 2023  
 
...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EST  
SATURDAY...  
 
* WHAT...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS EXPECTED. WIND CHILLS AS  
LOW AS 40 BELOW ZERO.  
 
* WHERE...NORTHERN WORCESTER AND NORTHERN MIDDLESEX COUNTIES.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 10 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EST SATURDAY.  
 
* IMPACTS...THE DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS COULD CAUSE  
FROSTBITE ON EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 10 MINUTES.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...LOWEST WIND CHILLS ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY  
NIGHT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
AVOID OUTSIDE ACTIVITIES IF POSSIBLE. WHEN OUTSIDE, MAKE SURE YOU  
WEAR APPROPRIATE CLOTHING, A HAT, AND GLOVES.  
 

 
 

 
 
MAZ005>007-012>016-022230-  
/O.UPG.KBOX.WC.A.0001.230203T0900Z-230204T1800Z/  
/O.NEW.KBOX.WC.W.0001.230203T1500Z-230204T1800Z/  
CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-  
SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-  
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FRAMINGHAM, LOWELL, LAWRENCE, GLOUCESTER,  
MILFORD, WORCESTER, FOXBOROUGH, NORWOOD, CAMBRIDGE, BOSTON,  
AND QUINCY  
338 AM EST THU FEB 2 2023  
 
...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EST  
SATURDAY...  
 
* WHAT...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS EXPECTED. WIND CHILLS AS LOW  
AS 30 BELOW ZERO.  
 
* WHERE...THE GREATER BOSTON AND GREATER WORCESTER METROPOLITAN  
AREAS, METROWEST, AS WELL AS THE NORTH SHORE OF MASSACHUSETTS.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 10 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EST SATURDAY.  
 
* IMPACTS...THE COLD WIND CHILLS COULD CAUSE FROSTBITE ON  
EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 30 MINUTES.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...LOWEST WIND CHILLS ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY  
NIGHT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
AVOID OUTSIDE ACTIVITIES IF POSSIBLE. WHEN OUTSIDE, MAKE SURE YOU  
WEAR APPROPRIATE CLOTHING, A HAT, AND GLOVES.  
 

 
 

 
 
MAZ023-024-RIZ008-022230-  
/O.NEW.KBOX.WC.Y.0001.230203T2100Z-230204T1800Z/  
DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-BLOCK ISLAND RI-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF VINEYARD HAVEN, NANTUCKET,  
AND NEW SHOREHAM  
338 AM EST THU FEB 2 2023  
 
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EST  
SATURDAY...  
 
* WHAT...VERY COLD WIND CHILLS EXPECTED. WIND CHILLS AS LOW AS 20  
BELOW ZERO.  
 
* WHERE...IN MASSACHUSETTS, DUKES AND NANTUCKET COUNTIES. IN  
RHODE ISLAND, BLOCK ISLAND.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 4 PM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EST SATURDAY.  
 
* IMPACTS...THE COLD WIND CHILLS COULD CAUSE FROSTBITE ON  
EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 30 MINUTES.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...LOWEST WIND CHILLS ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY  
NIGHT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
USE CAUTION WHILE TRAVELING OUTSIDE. WEAR APPROPRIATE CLOTHING, A  
HAT, AND GLOVES.  
 

 
 

 
 
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