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Wind Chill Warning
Expires 12:00 PM EST on February 14, 2016

Statement as of 9:27 PM EST on February 13, 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.

* Wind chill readings... between 20 and 35 below zero.

* Timing... the worst of the wind chills will occur into Sunday
morning.

* 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.

* Air temperatures... lows by early 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






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Public Information Statement
Statement as of 10:05 PM EST on February 13, 2016


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 17
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 0.5 601 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


**********************24 hour snowfall**********************

Location 24 hour time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Massachusetts

... Barnstable County...
   2 ESE Brewster 1.2 900 am 2/13 cocorahs
   1 NW Wellfleet 1.0 800 am 2/13 cocorahs
   1 SW Eastham 1.0 700 am 2/13 cocorahs
   3 ENE Harwich 1.0 900 am 2/13 cocorahs
   2 WSW Falmouth 0.7 700 am 2/13 cocorahs
   3 NNW Falmouth 0.5 700 am 2/13 cocorahs
   3 E Falmouth 0.5 700 am 2/13 cocorahs
   2 WSW Mashpee 0.3 930 am 2/13 cocorahs
   1 SSW Waquoit 0.3 730 am 2/13 cocorahs
   1 NNE Sandwich 0.3 800 am 2/13 cocorahs
   1 NW East Falmouth 0.2 658 am 2/13 cocorahs

... Dukes County...
   3 N West Tisbury 0.9 820 am 2/13 cocorahs

... Hampshire County...
   2 SW Plainfield 0.1 745 am 2/13 cocorahs

... Plymouth County...
   3 WNW Kingston 0.2 700 am 2/13 cocorahs

Rhode Island

... Newport County...
   1 E Little Compton 0.5 700 am 2/13 cocorahs
   2 NW Little Compton 0.1 700 am 2/13 cocorahs
   1 SSW Tiverton 0.1 650 am 2/13 cocorahs

... Washington County...
   E Rockville 0.5 700 am 2/13 cocorahs


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

Location Max wind time/date comments
                        gust of
                         mph measurement

Massachusetts

... Barnstable County...
   Wellfleet 47 844 PM 2/13 ham radio

... Bristol County...
   Fall River 47 400 PM 2/13 ham radio
   Fairhaven 46 654 PM 2/13 ham radio

... Essex County...
   Rockport 46 700 PM 2/13 ham radio

Rhode Island

... Newport County...
   Tiverton 54 755 PM 2/13 ham radio

... Washington County...
   Charlestown 52 515 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, 601 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, 900 am, MA, Barnstable, Brewster, 2, ESE, 41.74649, -70.05200, snow_24, 1.2, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 800 am, MA, Barnstable, Wellfleet, 1, NW, 41.94100, -70.04333, snow_24, 1.0, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 700 am, MA, Barnstable, Eastham, 1, SW, 41.82780, -69.97524, snow_24, 1.0, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 900 am, MA, Barnstable, Harwich, 3, ENE, 41.70568, -70.02565, snow_24, 1.0, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 700 am, MA, Barnstable, Falmouth, 2, WSW, 41.53950, -70.64100, snow_24, 0.7, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 700 am, MA, Barnstable, Falmouth, 3, NNW, 41.58710, -70.63210, snow_24, 0.5, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 700 am, MA, Barnstable, Falmouth, 3, E, 41.55306, -70.55036, snow_24, 0.5, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 930 am, MA, Barnstable, Mashpee, 2, WSW, 41.63511, -70.52439, snow_24, 0.3, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 730 am, MA, Barnstable, Waquoit, 1, SSW, 41.58182, -70.52569, snow_24, 0.3, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 800 am, MA, Barnstable, Sandwich, 1, NNE, 41.77010, -70.49410, snow_24, 0.3, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 658 am, MA, Barnstable, East Falmouth, 1, NW, 41.58426, -70.56875, snow_24, 0.2, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 820 am, MA, Dukes, West Tisbury, 3, N, 41.42460, -70.69214, snow_24, 0.9, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 745 am, MA, Hampshire, Plainfield, 2, SW, 42.49272, -72.94538, snow_24, 0.1, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 700 am, MA, Plymouth, Kingston, 3, WNW, 42.01702, -70.77202, snow_24, 0.2, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 700 am, RI, Newport, Little Compton, 1, E, 41.50900, -71.15900, snow_24, 0.5, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 700 am, RI, Newport, Little Compton, 2, NW, 41.52533, -71.19352, snow_24, 0.1, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 650 am, RI, Newport, Tiverton, 1, SSW, 41.64316, -71.20678, snow_24, 0.1, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 700 am, RI, Washington, Rockville, , E, 41.52019, -71.75317, snow_24, 0.5, inch, cocorahs,
:2/13/2016, 844 PM, MA, Barnstable, Wellfleet, , , 41.93750, -70.03330, non-tstm, 47, mph, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 400 PM, MA, Bristol, Fall River, , , 41.70140, -71.15560, non-tstm, 47, mph, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 654 PM, MA, Bristol, Fairhaven, , , 41.63750, -70.90420, non-tstm, 46, mph, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 700 PM, MA, Essex, Rockport, , , 42.65560, -70.62080, non-tstm, 46, mph, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 755 PM, RI, Newport, Tiverton, , , 41.62580, -71.21390, non-tstm, 54, mph, ham radio,
:2/13/2016, 515 PM, RI, Washington, Charlestown, , , 41.38310, -71.64220, non-tstm, 52, mph, ham radio,


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