Suffolk Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Statement as of 02:43 AM EDT on Oktober 23, 2014

The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for... northwestern Plymouth County in southeastern Massachusetts... Suffolk County in eastern Massachusetts... southeastern Middlesex County in northeastern Massachusetts... northeastern Norfolk County in eastern Massachusetts...

* until 545 am EDT

* at 243 am EDT...Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause minor Urban and Small Stream flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience minor flooding include Boston...Cambridge...Quincy...Newton...Somerville...Waltham... Malden...Brookline...Medford...Weymouth...Revere...Arlington... Everett...Woburn...Braintree...Chelsea...Natick...Randolph... Watertown...Lexington...Needham...Wellesley...Milton...Melrose... Marshfield...Belmont...Dedham...Burlington.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water on highways...streets and underpasses. Do not drive through flooded roads.

A Flood Advisory is issued for minor Urban and Small Stream flooding.

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1013 PM EDT Wed Oct 22 2014

...Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire... including the following counties...in Massachusetts... Barnstable...Bristol...Essex...Middlesex...Norfolk...Plymouth and Suffolk. In southern New Hampshire...Hillsborough.

* Through Thursday morning

* periods of heavy rain with embedded thunderstorms will continue overnight into Thursday morning...before tapering to scattered showers by Thursday afternoon.

* A widespread 1.50 to 2.50 inches of rain is anticipated...but localized 4 inch amounts are possible. This may result in areas of localized flooding...especially in urban areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

High Wind Warning
Statement as of 09:40 PM EDT on Oktober 22, 2014

...High Wind Warning remains in effect until 8 am EDT Thursday...

* location...the eastern Massachusetts coast including the Boston metropolitan area.

* Winds...northeast 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Timing...the strongest winds will occur tonight with gusts up to 60 mph possible. The highest of these winds will be across coastal Essex County.

* Impacts...these strong winds will result in downed trees and power outages. The heavy rain combined with many fully leafed trees will likely exacerbate the potential for downed trees.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning is issued when sustained winds of 40 mph are expected for at least an hour...with gusts of 58 mph or greater at any time. Damage to trees...power lines...and property are possible with wind of this magnitude. Power outages are likely. Take action now to secure any loose outdoor objects.

Local Storm Report

10/22/2014 1012 PM

Jamaica Plain, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on Forest Hills street

10/22/2014 1015 PM

South Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by social media.

Large tree down across l street

10/22/2014 1035 PM

Roslindale, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on multiple cars on Navarre streeet off Cantebury.

10/22/2014 1043 PM

Charlestown, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree on two cars on Henley and Main Street.

10/22/2014 1050 PM

South Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on l street.

10/22/2014 1129 PM

Dorchester, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

One tree down damaging car on Mellan and Ashmont streets.

10/23/2014 1206 am

1 miles N of East Boston, Suffolk County.

High sust winds m44 mph, reported by ASOS.

10/23/2014 1220 am

Dorchester, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Mallet street blocked due to downed tree.

10/23/2014 1239 am

Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on John Alden Road.

10/23/2014 0141 am

Boston, Suffolk County.

Flood, reported by amateur radio.

Morrisey Blvd southbound closed due to flooding.

10/22/2014 0714 PM

Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on Washington street

10/22/2014 0757 PM

Roxbury, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on Shirley street

10/22/2014 0814 PM

Dorchester, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Power lines down on Allston street at Moultrie street

10/22/2014 0907 PM

East Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Wires down on Moore street

10/22/2014 0909 PM

Chelsea, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on house on Summit Avenue

10/22/2014 0942 PM

Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on vfw Parkway and centre street

10/22/2014 0951 PM

Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on fence on Paris street...wires down on Parker Hill by Parker street

10/22/2014 0528 PM

1 miles N of East Boston, Suffolk County.

High sust winds m41 mph, reported by ASOS.

Logan Airport

10/22/2014 0958 PM

East Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by social media.

Tree down blocking Road and on a car near the corner of Trenton and Meridian streets

10/22/2014 1035 PM

Roslindale, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on multiple cars on Navarre streeet off Cantebury.

10/22/2014 1043 PM

Charlestown, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree on two cars on Henley and Main Street.

10/22/2014 1050 PM

South Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on l street.

10/22/2014 0714 PM

Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on Washington street

10/22/2014 0757 PM

Roxbury, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on Shirley street

10/22/2014 0814 PM

Dorchester, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Power lines down on Allston street at Moultrie street

10/22/2014 0907 PM

East Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Wires down on Moore street

10/22/2014 0909 PM

Chelsea, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on house on Summit Avenue

10/22/2014 0942 PM

Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on vfw Parkway and centre street

10/22/2014 0951 PM

Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on fence on Paris street...wires down on Parker Hill by Parker street

10/22/2014 0528 PM

1 miles N of East Boston, Suffolk County.

High sust winds m41 mph, reported by ASOS.

10/22/2014 0958 PM

East Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by social media.

Tree down blocking Road and on a car near the corner of Trenton and Meridian streets

10/22/2014 1012 PM

Jamaica Plain, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on Forest Hills street

10/22/2014 1015 PM

South Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by social media.

Large tree down across l street

10/22/2014 0714 PM

Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on Washington street

10/22/2014 0757 PM

Roxbury, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on Shirley street

10/22/2014 0814 PM

Dorchester, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Power lines down on Allston street at Moultrie street

10/22/2014 0907 PM

East Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Wires down on Moore street

10/22/2014 0909 PM

Chelsea, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on house on Summit Avenue

10/22/2014 0942 PM

Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on vfw Parkway and centre street

10/22/2014 0951 PM

Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on fence on Paris street...wires down on Parker Hill by Parker street

10/22/2014 0528 PM

1 miles N of East Boston, Suffolk County.

High sust winds m41 mph, reported by ASOS.

10/22/2014 0958 PM

East Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by social media.

Tree down blocking Road and on a car near the corner of Trenton and Meridian streets

10/22/2014 1012 PM

Jamaica Plain, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on Forest Hills street

10/22/2014 1015 PM

South Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by social media.

Large tree down across l street

10/22/2014 0714 PM

Boston, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on Washington street

10/22/2014 0757 PM

Roxbury, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Tree down on Shirley street

10/22/2014 0814 PM

Dorchester, Suffolk County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.

Power lines down on Allston street at Moultrie street

10/22/2014 0528 PM

1 miles N of East Boston, Suffolk County.

High sust winds m41 mph, reported by ASOS.

10/22/2014 0528 PM

1 miles N of East Boston, Suffolk County.

High sust winds m41 mph, reported by ASOS.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 3:40 am EDT on October 23, 2014

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 13 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 rainfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments rainfall of /inches/ measurement

Massachusetts

...Bristol County... Taunton 2.49 249 am 10/23 amateur radio

...Middlesex County... Natick 2.47 248 am 10/23 amateur radio

...Norfolk County... Norwood 2.29 249 am 10/23 amateur radio Sharon 2.22 250 am 10/23 amateur radio Walpole 2.02 248 am 10/23 amateur radio

...Plymouth County... West Wareham 2.40 251 am 10/23 amateur radio Hanover 2.08 250 am 10/23 amateur radio

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

Location Max wind time/date comments gust of mph measurement

Connecticut

...Windham County... 3 NE Willimantic 42 939 PM 10/22 Willimantic Airport

Massachusetts

...Barnstable County... 2 NE Hyannis 43 525 PM 10/22 Hyannis Airport

...Bristol County... 3 NW New Bedford 55 910 PM 10/22 New Bedford Airport Fairhaven 52 758 PM 10/22 West Island 4 ESE Taunton 42 911 PM 10/22 Taunton Airport

...Dukes County... 3 S Vineyard Haven 43 856 PM 10/22 ASOS

...Essex County... Rockport 53 710 PM 10/22 amateur radio 3 NE Lawrence 48 754 PM 10/22 Lawrence Airport 5 WNW Beverly 47 520 PM 10/22 Beverly Airport Marblehead 47 714 PM 10/22 amateur radio

...Middlesex County... Cambridge 46 602 PM 10/22 amateur radio Wakefield 45 737 PM 10/22 trained spotter 2 WSW Bedford 44 1245 am 10/23 Bedford Airport

...Norfolk County... 3 SSW Milton 59 751 PM 10/22 Blue Hill observatory 1 ENE Norwood 49 842 PM 10/22 Norwood Airport Cohasset 46 710 PM 10/22 trained spotter

...Plymouth County... Hull 60 905 PM 10/22 mesonet Scituate 50 644 PM 10/22 Humarock section 4 SW Plymouth 49 756 PM 10/22 Plymouth Airport

...Suffolk County... Winthrop 56 954 PM 10/22 amateur radio 1 N East Boston 54 1213 am 10/23 Logan Airport South Boston 46 515 PM 10/22 trained spotter

...Worcester County... 3 WNW Worcester 46 940 PM 10/22 Worcester Airport

New Hampshire

...Cheshire County... Rindge 35 652 PM 10/22 ham radio

...Hillsborough County... 3 SSE Manchester 40 942 PM 10/22 Manchester Airport

Rhode Island

...Kent County... 2 NNW Warwick 43 459 PM 10/22 ASOS

...Newport County... 4 NE Newport 45 821 PM 10/22 Newport Airport

...Washington County... Charlestown 47 600 PM 10/22 amateur radio Block Island 46 515 PM 10/22 AWOS 2 SSE westerly 43 917 PM 10/22 westerly Airport

***********************sustained wind***********************

Location wind time/date comments speed of mph measurement

Massachusetts

...Barnstable County... 2 NE Hyannis 32 526 PM 10/22 Hyannis Airport

...Bristol County... 3 NW New Bedford 40 911 PM 10/22 New Bedford Airport

...Dukes County... 3 S Vineyard Haven 32 811 PM 10/22 ASOS

...Essex County... 3 NE Lawrence 40 755 PM 10/22 Lawrence Airport 5 WNW Beverly 30 523 PM 10/22 Beverly Airport

...Middlesex County... 2 WSW Bedford 31 1015 PM 10/22 ASOS

...Norfolk County... 3 SSW Milton 36 908 PM 10/22 Blue Hill observatory

...Plymouth County... Hull 46 954 PM 10/22 mesonet 4 SW Plymouth 32 250 PM 10/22 ASOS

...Suffolk County... 1 N East Boston 44 1206 am 10/23 ASOS

...Worcester County... 3 WNW Worcester 30 920 PM 10/22 Worcester Airport

Rhode Island

...Kent County... 2 NNW Warwick 32 1117 PM 10/22 tf Green Airport

...Newport County... 4 NE Newport 33 538 PM 10/22 Newport Airport

...Washington County... Block Island 33 515 PM 10/22 Block Island Airport