981  
WWUS71 KBOX 180907  
NPWBOX  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOSTON/NORTON MA  
507 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018  
 
MAZ012-181715-  
/O.CON.KBOX.FZ.W.0002.181019T0400Z-181019T1300Z/  
/O.CON.KBOX.WI.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-181018T1500Z/  
SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MILFORD AND WORCESTER  
507 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018  
   
..WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
 
   
..FREEZE WARNING FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM EDT FRIDAY
 
 
* TEMPERATURES...AS LOW AS 29.  
 
* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
 
* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR THROUGH MID MORNING.  
FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY  
FRIDAY MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...FREEZING TEMPERATURES COULD KILL SENSITIVE  
VEGETATION AND DAMAGE UNPROTECTED OUTDOOR PLUMBING. GUSTY  
WINDS WILL BLOW AROUND UNSECURED OBJECTS. TREE LIMBS COULD BE  
BLOWN DOWN AND A FEW POWER OUTAGES MAY RESULT.  
 
* LOCATION...PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR  
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER  
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH ARE  
EXPECTED, WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 46 TO 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. USE EXTRA CAUTION.  
 

 
 

 
 
MAZ005-006-013-181715-  
/O.CON.KBOX.FZ.W.0002.181019T0400Z-181019T1300Z/  
/O.CON.KBOX.WI.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-181018T1500Z/  
CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FRAMINGHAM, LOWELL, LAWRENCE, FOXBOROUGH,  
AND NORWOOD  
507 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018  
   
..WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
 
   
..FREEZE WARNING FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM EDT FRIDAY
 
 
* TEMPERATURES...AS LOW AS 28.  
 
* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
 
* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR THROUGH MID MORNING.  
FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY  
FRIDAY MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...FREEZING TEMPERATURES COULD KILL SENSITIVE  
VEGETATION AND DAMAGE UNPROTECTED OUTDOOR PLUMBING. GUSTY  
WINDS WILL BLOW AROUND UNSECURED OBJECTS. TREE LIMBS COULD BE  
BLOWN DOWN AND A FEW POWER OUTAGES MAY RESULT.  
 
* LOCATION...INTERIOR NORTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR  
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER  
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH ARE  
EXPECTED, WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 46 TO 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. USE EXTRA CAUTION.  
 

 
 

 
 
CTZ002>004-MAZ009>011-017-018-020-021-RIZ001-003-181715-  
/O.CON.KBOX.FZ.W.0002.181019T0400Z-181019T1300Z/  
HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-  
EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-  
WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-  
NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF HARTFORD, WINDSOR LOCKS, UNION, VERNON,  
PUTNAM, WILLIMANTIC, BLANDFORD, AMHERST, NORTHAMPTON,  
SPRINGFIELD, TAUNTON, BROCKTON, FALL RIVER, NEW BEDFORD,  
MATTAPOISETT, FOSTER, SMITHFIELD, COVENTRY, AND WEST GREENWICH  
507 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018  
   
..FREEZE WARNING FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM EDT FRIDAY
 
 
* TEMPERATURES...AS LOW AS 28.  
 
* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...FREEZING TEMPERATURES COULD KILL SENSITIVE  
VEGETATION AND DAMAGE UNPROTECTED OUTDOOR PLUMBING.  
 
* LOCATION...PORTIONS OF RHODE ISLAND AND SOUTHEAST  
MASSACHUSETTS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR  
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER  
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.  
 

 
 

 
 
MAZ022-181715-  
/O.CON.KBOX.WI.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-181018T1500Z/  
/O.CON.KBOX.FR.Y.0002.181019T0400Z-181019T1300Z/  
BARNSTABLE MA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CHATHAM, FALMOUTH, AND PROVINCETOWN  
507 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018  
   
..WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
 
   
..FROST ADVISORY FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM EDT FRIDAY
 
 
* TEMPERATURES...AS LOW AS 32.  
 
* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
 
* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR THROUGH MID MORNING. FROST  
WILL OCCUR LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY BLOW DOWN LIMBS, TREES, AND POWER  
LINES. SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES ARE EXPECTED. FROST COULD HARM  
SENSITIVE OUTDOOR VEGETATION.  
 
* LOCATION...CAPE COD.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A FROST ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIDESPREAD FROST IS EXPECTED.  
SENSITIVE OUTDOOR PLANTS MAY BE KILLED IF LEFT UNCOVERED.  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH ARE  
EXPECTED, WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 46 TO 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. USE EXTRA CAUTION.  
 

 
 

 
 
MAZ007-014-181715-  
/O.CON.KBOX.WI.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-181018T1500Z/  
/O.CON.KBOX.FR.Y.0002.181019T0400Z-181019T1300Z/  
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GLOUCESTER AND CAMBRIDGE  
507 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018  
   
..WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
 
   
..FROST ADVISORY FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM EDT FRIDAY
 
 
* TEMPERATURES...AS LOW AS 31.  
 
* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
 
* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR THROUGH MID MORNING. FROST  
WILL OCCUR LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL BLOW AROUND UNSECURED OBJECTS. TREE  
LIMBS COULD BE BLOWN DOWN AND A FEW POWER OUTAGES MAY RESULT.  
FROST COULD HARM SENSITIVE OUTDOOR VEGETATION.  
 
* LOCATION...COASTAL NORTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS, INCLUDING BOSTON.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A FROST ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIDESPREAD FROST IS EXPECTED.  
SENSITIVE OUTDOOR PLANTS MAY BE KILLED IF LEFT UNCOVERED.  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH ARE  
EXPECTED, WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 46 TO 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. USE EXTRA CAUTION.  
 

 
 

 
 
MAZ019-023-RIZ002-004>007-181715-  
/O.CON.KBOX.FR.Y.0002.181019T0400Z-181019T1300Z/  
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-DUKES MA-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-  
EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PLYMOUTH, VINEYARD HAVEN, PROVIDENCE,  
EAST GREENWICH, WARWICK, WEST WARWICK, BRISTOL, NARRAGANSETT,  
WESTERLY, AND NEWPORT  
507 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018  
   
..FROST ADVISORY FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM EDT FRIDAY
 
 
* TEMPERATURES...AS LOW AS 32.  
 
* TIMING...FROST WILL OCCUR LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY FRIDAY  
MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...FROST COULD HARM SENSITIVE OUTDOOR VEGETATION.  
 
* LOCATION...PORTIONS OF RHODE ISLAND AND SOUTHEAST  
MASSACHUSETTS, INCLUDING BLOCK ISLAND AND MARTHAS VINEYARD.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A FROST ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIDESPREAD FROST IS EXPECTED.  
SENSITIVE OUTDOOR PLANTS MAY BE KILLED IF LEFT UNCOVERED.  
 

 
 

 
 
MAZ024-181500-  
/O.CON.KBOX.WI.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-181018T1500Z/  
NANTUCKET MA-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF NANTUCKET  
507 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018  
   
..WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
 
 
* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.  
 
* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS THROUGH MID MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY BLOW DOWN LIMBS, TREES, AND POWER  
LINES. SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES ARE EXPECTED.  
 
* LOCATION...NANTUCKET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH ARE  
EXPECTED, WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 46 TO 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. USE EXTRA CAUTION.  
 

 
 

 
 
MAZ004-181500-  
/O.CON.KBOX.WI.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-181018T1500Z/  
NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BARRE AND FITCHBURG  
507 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018  
   
..WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
 
 
* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
 
* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS THROUGH MID MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL BLOW AROUND UNSECURED OBJECTS. TREE  
LIMBS COULD BE BLOWN DOWN AND A FEW POWER OUTAGES MAY RESULT.  
 
* LOCATION...NORTH CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH ARE  
EXPECTED, WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 46 TO 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. USE EXTRA CAUTION.  
 

 
 

 
 
MAZ015-016-026-181500-  
/O.CON.KBOX.WI.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-181018T1500Z/  
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BOSTON, QUINCY, AND AYER  
507 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018  
   
..WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
 
 
* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
 
* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR THROUGH MID MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL BLOW AROUND UNSECURED OBJECTS. TREE  
LIMBS COULD BE BLOWN DOWN AND A FEW POWER OUTAGES MAY RESULT.  
 
* LOCATION...COASTAL NORTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS, INCLUDING BOSTON.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH ARE  
EXPECTED, WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 46 TO 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. USE EXTRA CAUTION.  
 

 
 

 
 
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