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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 10:53 AM 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 into south central and eastern
Massachusetts.

* Hazard types... heavy snow.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 6 to 10 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 1236 PM

Glocester, Providence County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by general public.


            General public




02/08/2016 1236 PM

Glocester, Providence County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by general public.


            General public




02/08/2016 1236 PM

Glocester, Providence County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by general public.


            General public


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 1:21 PM EST on February 08, 2016


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 8
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

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

Massachusetts

... Barnstable County...
   West Yarmouth 7.0 105 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Brewster 6.8 104 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Waquoit 6.5 114 PM 2/08 ham radio
   West Falmouth 6.2 1110 am 2/08 ham radio
   Falmouth 6.0 1150 am 2/08 ham radio
   Bourne 6.0 1217 PM 2/08 ham radio
   East Falmouth 6.0 107 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Sandwich 5.5 1032 am 2/08 ham radio
   Orleans 5.0 1146 am 2/08 none
   West Harwich 5.0 1220 PM 2/08 ham radio
   yarmouthport 4.0 1151 am 2/08 ham radio
   East Wareham 3.8 1118 am 2/08 ham radio
   Centerville 3.5 848 am 2/08 social media
   Harwich 3.0 1106 am 2/08 ham radio
   Osterville 3.0 843 am 2/08 ham radio
   Mashpee 3.0 849 am 2/08 social media
   Wellfleet 2.0 1053 am 2/08 ham radio
   Marstons Mills 2.0 846 am 2/08 ham radio

... Bristol County...
   New Bedford 4.5 1239 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Fairhaven - west isl 4.2 1130 am 2/08 ham radio
   west Acushnet 2.8 1100 am 2/08 ham radio
   Fall River 2.5 1128 am 2/08 ham radio
   Mansfield 2.0 1243 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Taunton 1.5 1122 am 2/08 NWS office

... Dukes County...
   Oak Bluffs 7.8 112 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Edgartown 6.0 1112 am 2/08 ham radio
   West Tisbury 0.5 612 am 2/08 ham radio

... Essex County...
   Methuen 2.0 1257 PM 2/08 general public

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

... Middlesex County...
   Littleton 2.0 1230 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   Somerville 1.5 113 PM 2/08 general public
   North Reading 1.2 100 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   Natick 1.0 1254 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Hopkinton 1.0 1234 PM 2/08 none
   Lowell 1.0 1251 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Melrose 1.0 1252 PM 2/08 ham radio
   Lexington 0.8 100 PM 2/08 trained spotter

... Nantucket County...
   Nantucket 5.5 116 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Norfolk County...
   Foxboro 2.8 119 PM 2/08 NWS employee
   Quincy 2.0 1215 PM 2/08 general public
   North Weymouth 1.0 1057 am 2/08 ham radio

... Plymouth County...
   West Wareham 5.0 1200 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   West Duxbury 4.0 1224 PM 2/08 ham radio
   East Wareham 2.5 1048 am 2/08 ham radio
   Rockland 2.0 1035 am 2/08 ham radio

... Suffolk County...
   Winthrop 2.2 100 PM 2/08 none

... Worcester County...
   Auburn 2.2 1250 PM 2/08 trained spotter

Rhode Island

... Kent County...
   West Warwick 3.5 110 PM 2/08 trained spotter

... Newport County...
   Little Compton 3.0 1052 am 2/08 trained spotter
   Tiverton 3.0 1228 PM 2/08 ham radio

... Providence County...
   Glocester 3.0 1236 PM 2/08 general public

... Washington County...
   Rockville 5.0 100 PM 2/08 trained spotter
   Narragansett 3.0 1125 am 2/08 general public

&&

*****metadata*****
:2/08/2016, 1218 PM, CT, Tolland, Staffordville, , , 41.99390, -72.25920, snow, 1.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 105 PM, MA, Barnstable, West Yarmouth, , , 41.65000, -70.24170, snow, 7.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 104 PM, MA, Barnstable, Brewster, , , 41.76000, -70.08330, snow, 6.8, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 114 PM, MA, Barnstable, Waquoit, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 6.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1110 am, MA, Barnstable, West Falmouth, , , 41.60420, -70.63500, snow, 6.2, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1150 am, MA, Barnstable, Falmouth, , , 41.55140, -70.61530, snow, 6.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1217 PM, MA, Barnstable, Bourne, , , 41.74110, -70.59940, snow, 6.0, 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, 1032 am, MA, Barnstable, Sandwich, , , 41.75890, -70.49440, snow, 5.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1146 am, MA, Barnstable, Orleans, , , 41.78970, -69.99030, snow, 5.0, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 1220 PM, MA, Barnstable, West Harwich, , , 41.66670, -70.11670, snow, 5.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1151 am, MA, Barnstable, yarmouthport, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 4.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1118 am, MA, Barnstable, East Wareham, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 3.8, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 848 am, MA, Barnstable, Centerville, , , 41.64872, -70.34808, snow, 3.5, inch, social media,
:2/08/2016, 1106 am, MA, Barnstable, Harwich, , , 41.68610, -70.07640, snow, 3.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 843 am, MA, Barnstable, Osterville, , , 41.62830, -70.38750, snow, 3.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 849 am, MA, Barnstable, Mashpee, , , 41.65000, -70.48330, snow, 3.0, inch, social media,
:2/08/2016, 1053 am, MA, Barnstable, Wellfleet, , , 41.93750, -70.03330, snow, 2.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 846 am, MA, Barnstable, Marstons Mills, , , 41.65610, -70.41670, snow, 2.0, 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, 1130 am, MA, Bristol, Fairhaven - west Isle, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 4.2, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1100 am, MA, Bristol, west Acushnet, , , 99.99000, -999.99000, snow, 2.8, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1128 am, MA, Bristol, Fall River, , , 41.70140, -71.15560, snow, 2.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1243 PM, MA, Bristol, Mansfield, , , 42.03330, -71.21940, snow, 2.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1122 am, MA, Bristol, Taunton, , , 41.90300, -71.09330, snow, 1.5, inch, NWS office,
:2/08/2016, 112 PM, MA, Dukes, Oak Bluffs, , , 41.45420, -70.56250, snow, 7.8, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1112 am, MA, Dukes, Edgartown, , , 41.38890, -70.51390, snow, 6.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 612 am, MA, Dukes, West Tisbury, , , 41.38110, -70.67500, snow, 0.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1257 PM, MA, Essex, Methuen, , , 42.72610, -71.19140, snow, 2.0, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 106 PM, MA, Hampden, Holland, , , 42.06390, -72.15780, snow, 2.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1230 PM, MA, Middlesex, Littleton, , , 42.53750, -71.51250, snow, 2.0, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 113 PM, MA, Middlesex, Somerville, , , 42.38750, -71.10000, snow, 1.5, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, MA, Middlesex, North Reading, , , 42.57500, -71.07920, snow, 1.2, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 1254 PM, MA, Middlesex, Natick, , , 42.28330, -71.35000, snow, 1.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1234 PM, MA, Middlesex, Hopkinton, , , 42.22860, -71.52310, snow, 1.0, inch, none,
: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, 100 PM, MA, Middlesex, Lexington, , , 42.44720, -71.22500, snow, 0.8, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 116 PM, MA, Nantucket, Nantucket, , , 41.28330, -70.10000, snow, 5.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 119 PM, MA, Norfolk, Foxboro, , , 42.06540, -71.24780, snow, 2.8, inch, NWS employee,
:2/08/2016, 1215 PM, MA, Norfolk, Quincy, , , 42.25280, -71.00280, snow, 2.0, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 1057 am, MA, Norfolk, North Weymouth, , , 42.24580, -70.94720, snow, 1.0, 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, 1048 am, MA, Plymouth, East Wareham, , , 41.75810, -70.67420, snow, 2.5, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1035 am, MA, Plymouth, Rockland, , , 42.13060, -70.91670, snow, 2.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, MA, Suffolk, Winthrop, , , 42.37500, -70.98330, snow, 2.2, inch, none,
:2/08/2016, 1250 PM, MA, Worcester, Auburn, , , 42.19440, -71.83610, snow, 2.2, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 110 PM, RI, Kent, West Warwick, , , 41.70610, -71.52360, snow, 3.5, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 1052 am, RI, Newport, Little Compton, , , 41.51000, -71.17170, snow, 3.0, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 1228 PM, RI, Newport, Tiverton, , , 41.62580, -71.21390, snow, 3.0, inch, ham radio,
:2/08/2016, 1236 PM, RI, Providence, Glocester, , , 41.90000, -71.63330, snow, 3.0, inch, general public,
:2/08/2016, 100 PM, RI, Washington, Rockville, , , 41.51970, -71.76170, snow, 5.0, inch, trained spotter,
:2/08/2016, 1125 am, RI, Washington, Narragansett, , , 41.45000, -71.45000, snow, 3.0, inch, general public,


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