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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 4:09 PM EST on November 26, 2014

Expires 7:00 AM EST on November 27, 2014


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 am EST
Thursday...

* locations... western and central Massachusetts as well as
southern New Hampshire...

* hazard types... heavy snow.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches... along
with around a trace of ice.

* Timing... heaviest snow falls through 8 PM with snowfall rates
of 1 to 2 inches per hour likely.

* Impacts... this storm will significantly impact Holiday travel
making driving dangerous at times. Visibilities in heavy snow
expected to be significantly reduced to one quarter mile or
less at times.

* Uncertainty... greatest risk for heavy snow is along and
northwest of a line from Springfield Massachusetts northeast
to Fitchburg to Manchester New Hampshire.

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.





Record Report

Statement as of 4:29 PM EST on November 26, 2014


... Record daily maximum snowfall set at Hartford CT...

A record snowfall of 1.3 inches was set at Hartford CT today. This
breaks the old record of 0.4 set in 1985. Additional snow or sleet
later this evening could add to this record. The final numbers will
be tabulated after midnight.


Local Storm Report



11/26/2014 0317 PM

Williamsburg, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on wires on Ashfield Road.




11/26/2014 0114 PM

Williamsburg, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree limb and wires down on Nash Hill Road.




11/26/2014 0319 PM

Goshen, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on wires on Ashfield Road.




11/26/2014 0135 PM

South Hadley, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            One large Pine Tree down - street unknown




11/26/2014 0536 PM

Worthington, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees down on Route 112 at Ireland street. Car stuck
            between two downed trees but no damage to car.




11/26/2014 0542 PM

Northampton, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree and wires down on Chestnut street. Wires down on
            Haydenville Road.




11/26/2014 0317 PM

Williamsburg, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on wires on Ashfield Road.




11/26/2014 0114 PM

Williamsburg, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree limb and wires down on Nash Hill Road.




11/26/2014 0319 PM

Goshen, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on wires on Ashfield Road.




11/26/2014 0135 PM

South Hadley, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            One large Pine Tree down - street unknown




11/26/2014 0536 PM

Worthington, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees down on Route 112 at Ireland street. Car stuck
            between two downed trees but no damage to car.





11/26/2014 0317 PM

Williamsburg, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on wires on Ashfield Road.




11/26/2014 0114 PM

Williamsburg, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree limb and wires down on Nash Hill Road.




11/26/2014 0319 PM

Goshen, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on wires on Ashfield Road.




11/26/2014 0135 PM

South Hadley, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            One large Pine Tree down - street unknown




11/26/2014 0317 PM

Williamsburg, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on wires on Ashfield Road.




11/26/2014 0319 PM

Goshen, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on wires on Ashfield Road.




11/26/2014 0114 PM

Williamsburg, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree limb and wires down on Nash Hill Road.




11/26/2014 0135 PM

South Hadley, Hampshire County.

Heavy snow e0.0 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            One large Pine Tree down - street unknown


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 7:15 PM EST on November 26, 2014


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 12
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

... Hartford County...
   North Granby 5.3 451 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   West Hartford 3.0 243 PM 11/26 media
   Granby 3.0 607 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Avon 3.0 420 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Marion 3.0 618 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Windsor 3.0 604 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Southington 2.2 216 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Suffield 2.0 605 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Farmington 2.0 150 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Manchester 2.0 318 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Enfield 1.9 557 PM 11/26 ham radio
   kennsington 1.8 301 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Andover 1.0 606 PM 11/26 ham radio

... Tolland County...
   Tolland 3.0 435 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Staffordville 2.5 429 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Vernon 1.8 558 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Coventry 1.0 1221 PM 11/26 ham radio

Massachusetts

... Essex County...
   Haverhill 4.8 709 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Topsfield 2.1 655 PM 11/26 trained spotter

... Franklin County...
   Hawley 9.0 300 PM 11/26 spotter
   Shelburne 8.5 512 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Leyden 8.0 500 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Bernardston 3.5 609 PM 11/26 ham radio

... Hampden County...
   Plainfield 8.5 223 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Blandford 8.5 635 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Ludlow 6.7 410 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Westfield 5.0 545 PM 11/26 media
   Chicopee 4.8 631 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Springfield 3.3 332 PM 11/26 media
   Wilbraham 3.0 130 PM 11/26 media
   Longmeadow 2.5 456 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Holland 1.2 111 PM 11/26 ham radio

... Hampshire County...
   Middlefield 10.5 550 PM 11/26 media
   Worthington 10.0 656 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Huntington 10.0 632 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Chesterfield 10.0 629 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Plainfield 8.5 311 PM 11/26 ham radio
   South Hadley 4.5 636 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Granby 4.0 320 PM 11/26 spotter
   Southampton 4.0 1225 PM 11/26 public
   Westhampton 3.5 100 PM 11/26 spotter
   Amherst 3.0 237 PM 11/26 ham radio
   South Amherst 2.5 315 PM 11/26 general public
   Ware 2.5 419 PM 11/26 ham radio

... Middlesex County...
   Tyngsboro 5.5 704 PM 11/26 general public
   Groton 5.3 622 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Townsend 5.0 616 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Westford 5.0 627 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Dracut 4.2 613 PM 11/26 general public
   Littleton 4.0 530 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Lowell 3.5 320 PM 11/26 spotter
   Tewksbury 3.1 618 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Pepperell 3.0 307 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Acton 3.0 412 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Framingham 2.9 629 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Wilmington 2.3 619 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Chelmsford 2.2 612 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Billerica 1.5 340 PM 11/26 spotter
   Concord 1.5 625 PM 11/26 ham radio
   South Chelmsford 1.0 213 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Sudbury 1.0 244 PM 11/26 ham radio

... Norfolk County...
   Norwood 0.6 530 PM 11/26 NWS employee
   Milton 0.4 113 PM 11/26 coop observer

... Plymouth County...
   Brockton 0.2 456 PM 11/26 trained spotter

... Worcester County...
   Athol 9.0 242 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Lunenburg 7.2 638 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Gardner 7.0 552 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Hubbardston 7.0 622 PM 11/26 ham radio
   hubbarston 6.0 345 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Westminster 6.0 420 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Leominster 5.0 605 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Winchendon 5.0 200 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Shrewsbury 4.5 601 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Sterling 4.0 400 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Fitchburg 4.0 211 PM 11/26 spotter
   Worcester 3.8 700 PM 11/26 cwo
   Boylston 3.4 405 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Auburn 2.8 658 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Holden 2.5 230 PM 11/26 spotter
   Spencer 1.5 318 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Oakham 1.5 1148 am 11/26 ham radio

New Hampshire

... Cheshire County...
   Jaffrey 6.0 424 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Alstead 4.0 220 PM 11/26 spotter

... Hillsborough County...
   Peterborough 7.0 407 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Merrimack 6.0 647 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Goffstown 5.0 400 PM 11/26 spotter
   Milford 4.7 355 PM 11/26 ham radio
   Hudson 4.4 643 PM 11/26 co-op observer
   Nashua 4.0 654 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   south Hudson 4.0 602 PM 11/26 trained spotter
   Manchester 4.0 423 PM 11/26 ham radio
   New Ipswich 2.4 1235 PM 11/26 spotter
   New Boston 2.3 1240 PM 11/26 spotter

Rhode Island

... Providence County...
   north Cumberland 1.5 631 PM 11/26 none
   Burrillville 1.0 446 PM 11/26 general public
   North Foster 0.5 1230 PM 11/26 co-op observer
   Pawtucket 0.1 444 PM 11/26 general public


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

Location Max wind time/date comments
                        gust of
                         mph measurement

Massachusetts

... Anz254...
   1 E Wellfleet by the 46 706 PM 11/26 mesonet

... Bristol County...
   Fairhaven 49 659 PM 11/26 ham radio

... Dukes County...
   3 S Vineyard Haven 47 511 PM 11/26 ASOS

... Nantucket County...
   2 ESE Nantucket 53 437 PM 11/26 ASOS

... Plymouth County...
   Scituate 49 612 PM 11/26 ham radio


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