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Wind Chill Warning

Statement as of 4:03 PM EST on February 13, 2016

Expires 12:00 PM EST on February 14, 2016


... Wind chill warning remains in effect until noon EST Sunday...

* locations... include all of southern New England except Cape Cod
and the islands.

* Hazard types... life threatening wind chills and strong wind
gusts.

* Wind chill readings... as low as 34 below.

* Timing... the worst of the wind chills will occur tonight into
Sunday morning with the strongest wind gusts occurring this
evening.

* Impacts... wind chills this cold can bring on frostbite in as
little as 10 minutes! Outdoor exposure should be limited in
these conditions. Strong winds this afternoon and evening may
down a few large tree limbs.

* Winds... northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Air temperatures... temperatures tonight into Sunday morning
will fall to near record cold values of 5 to 15 below zero...
coldest over higher elevations.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A wind chill warning is issued when the wind chill index is
likely to fall to -25 degrees or colder for at least 3 hours. A
wind chill index below -30 can bring about frostbite in as little
as 10 minutes. Outdoor exposure should be limited. If you are
heading outdoors... dress in layers and keep your hands and head
covered to protect against frostbite





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 4:41 PM EST on February 13, 2016


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 23
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

Massachusetts

... Barnstable County...
   Waquoit 0.5 603 am 2/13 ham radio
   Hyannis 0.5 602 am 2/13 ham radio
   North Falmouth 0.5 604 am 2/13 ham radio
   West Falmouth 0.5 610 am 2/13 ham radio
   Centerville 0.3 600 am 2/13 ham radio
   east Mashpee 0.2 809 am 2/13 ham radio

... Bristol County...
   Fairhaven 0.4 607 am 2/13 ham radio
   Acushnet 0.3 605 am 2/13 ham radio
   New Bedford 0.3 614 am 2/13 ham radio

... Dukes County...
   West Tisbury 1.0 609 am 2/13 ham radio

... Nantucket County...
   Nantucket 1.6 845 am 2/13 co-op

... Plymouth County...
   Plymouth 0.3 558 am 2/13 ham radio


***********************peak wind gust***********************

Location Max wind time/date comments
                        gust of
                         mph measurement

Rhode Island

... Kent County...
   Conimicut light 47 400 PM 2/13 ham radio

... Newport County...
   Tiverton 49 334 PM 2/13 ham radio

... Washington County...
   Charlestown 50 345 PM 2/13 ham radio

&&

*****metadata*****
:2/13/2016, 603 am, MA, Barnstable, Waquoit, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 0.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 602 am, MA, Barnstable, Hyannis, , , 41.65280, -70.28330, snow, 0.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 604 am, MA, Barnstable, North Falmouth, , , 41.64580, -70.61890, snow, 0.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 610 am, MA, Barnstable, West Falmouth, , , 41.60420, -70.63500, snow, 0.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 600 am, MA, Barnstable, Centerville, , , 41.64860, -70.34860, snow, 0.3, inch, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 809 am, MA, Barnstable, east Mashpee, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 0.2, inch, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 607 am, MA, Bristol, Fairhaven, , , 41.63750, -70.90420, snow, 0.4, inch, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 605 am, MA, Bristol, Acushnet, , , 41.68060, -70.90830, snow, 0.3, inch, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 614 am, MA, Bristol, New Bedford, , , 41.63610, -70.93470, snow, 0.3, inch, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 609 am, MA, Dukes, West Tisbury, , , 41.38110, -70.67500, snow, 1.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 845 am, MA, Nantucket, Nantucket, , , 41.27000, -70.10270, snow, 1.6, inch, co-op observer, co-op
:2/13/2016, 558 am, MA, Plymouth, Plymouth, , , 41.95830, -70.66780, snow, 0.3, inch, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 400 PM, RI, Kent, Conimicut light, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, non-tstm, 47, mph, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 334 PM, RI, Newport, Tiverton, , , 41.62580, -71.21390, non-tstm, 49, mph, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 345 PM, RI, Washington, Charlestown, , , 41.38310, -71.64220, non-tstm, 50, mph, ham radio,


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