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Special Statement, Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 6:33 PM EDT on August 27, 2014

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on August 27, 2014


... A line of thunderstorms in central Massachusetts moving east
southeast toward northeast Connecticut... northern Rhode Island and
into Metro West Boston...

At 630 PM EDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking a
line of strong thunderstorms along a line extending from Worcester to
East Longmeadow... and was moving southeast at 25 mph.

Heavy rainfall was occurring with these storms. Minor urban and
poor drainage flooding can be expected. Do not drive through flooded
roads. Also hail up to the size of peas and wind gusts up to 30 mph
can be expected with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Worcester... Springfield... Shrewsbury... Franklin... Agawam... Milford...
Westborough... Grafton... Webster... Southbridge... Bellingham...
Auburn... Burrillville... Longmeadow... East Longmeadow... Northbridge...
Ellington... Tolland... Hopkinton and Wilbraham.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Frequent lightning was occurring with these storms. For your
safety... go inside or in a vehicle. Stay away from open areas such as
Ball fields... Golf courses and Parks. Wait at least 30 minutes after
the storms end to resume outdoor activities.


Lat... Lon 4206 7263 4231 7181 4222 7160 4219 7158
      4219 7152 4216 7148 4211 7133 4185 7219
      4200 7250 4204 7251 4203 7257
time... Mot... loc 2230z 301deg 20kt 4225 7184 4206 7248


Nocera

519 am EDT Wed Aug 27 2014

... Air quality alert is in effect from 11 am this morning until
11 PM tonight...

The Rhode Island department of environmental protection has
issued an air quality action day for the following counties...

Bristol... eastern Kent... northwest Providence... southeast
Providence... western Kent.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the Rhode
Island department of environmental management website at...

Http://www.Dem.RI.Gov/programs/benviron/air/PM.Htm
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For the latest updates... please visit our webpage at
www.Weather.Gov/Boston

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519 am EDT Wed Aug 27 2014

... Air quality alert is in effect from 11 am this morning until
11 PM tonight...

The Rhode Island department of environmental protection has
issued an air quality action day for the following counties...

Bristol... eastern Kent... northwest Providence... southeast
Providence... western Kent.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the Rhode
Island department of environmental management website at...

Http://www.Dem.RI.Gov/programs/benviron/air/PM.Htm
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For the latest updates... please visit our webpage at
www.Weather.Gov/Boston

You can follow US on facebook at

422 PM EDT Tue Aug 26 2014

... Air quality alert is in effect from 11 am Wednesday until 11 PM
Wednesday...

The Rhode Island department of environmental
protection has issued an air quality action day for the following
counties...

Bristol... eastern Kent... northwest Providence... southeast
Providence... western Kent.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the Rhode
Island department of environmental management website at...

Http://www.Dem.RI.Gov/programs/benviron/air/PM.Htm
/all lowercase letters/



For the latest updates... please visit our webpage at
www.Weather.Gov/Boston

You can follow US on facebook at
www.Facebook.Com/US.Nationalweatherservice.Boston.Gov

422 PM EDT Tue Aug 26 2014

... Air quality alert is in effect from 11 am Wednesday until 11 PM
Wednesday...

The Rhode Island department of environmental
protection has issued an air quality action day for the following
counties...

Bristol... eastern Kent... northwest Providence... southeast
Providence... western Kent.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the Rhode
Island department of environmental management website at...

Http://www.Dem.RI.Gov/programs/benviron/air/PM.Htm
/all lowercase letters/



For the latest updates... please visit our webpage at
www.Weather.Gov/Boston

You can follow US on facebook at

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