Weather Alerts

Winter Storm Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • Central Middlesex County
  • Northwest Providence
  • Bristol
  • Newport

Winter Storm Warning In Effect From 4 Am Monday To 7 Am Est
Tuesday
The National Weather Service In Taunton Has Issued A Winter Storm
Warning For Heavy Snow Which Is In Effect From 4 Am Monday To 7
Am Est Tuesday. The Winter Storm Watch Is No Longer In Effect.
- Locations The Greater Boston Area North Shore Westward To
Worcester And South Into Northeast Connecticut All Of Rhode
Island And Adjacent Eastern Massachusetts. This Includes The
Cities And Towns Of Framingham Lowell Lawrence
Gloucester Foxboro Norwood Cambridge Quincy
Taunton Fall River New Bedford Foster Smithfield
Providence Warwick Bristol And Newport.
- Hazard Types Heavy Snow.
- Accumulations Snow Accumulation Of 6 To 10 Inches.
- Timing Snow Overspreads The Area Monday Morning 4 Am To 7 Am
Then Becomes Heavy At Times After 8 Am And Continues Into The
Early Afternoon. Snow Intensity Begins To Diminish By Mid
Afternoon.
- Impacts Travel Will Be Slow At Best On Well Treated
Surfaces And Quite Difficult On Any Unplowed Or Untreated
Surfaces.
- Winds North 15 To 25 Mph With Gusts Up To 40 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.

Winter Storm Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Western Kent

Winter Storm Warning In Effect From 4 Am Monday To 7 Am Est
Tuesday
The National Weather Service In Taunton Has Issued A Winter Storm
Warning For Snow Which Is In Effect From 4 Am Monday To 7 Am
Est Tuesday.
- Locations Southern Rhode Island And Northeast Connecticut.
This Includes The Cities And Towns Of Putnam Willimantic
West Greenwich Narragansett Westerly And Block Island.
- Hazard Types Snow.
- Accumulations Snow Accumulation Of 4 To 8 Inches.
- Timing Snow Overspreads The Area Between 4 Am And 7 Am Then
Becomes Heavy At Times Thereafter Into The Early Afternoon With
Snow Intensity Diminishing By Mid Afternoon.
- Impacts Travel Will Be Slow At Best On Well Treated
Surfaces And Quite Difficult On Any Unplowed Or Untreated
Surfaces.
- Winds North 10 To 20 Mph With Gusts Up To 35 Mph But Up To 50 Mph
Across Block Island.
- 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.

 

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