Suffolk Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Gale Watch
Issued: 4:20 PM EST Jan. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Gale watch in effect from Monday morning through late Monday
night...

The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a gale watch...
which is in effect from Monday morning through late Monday night.

* Winds and seas... east winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35
kt. Seas 4 to 7 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A gale watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots has significantly increased... but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.