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Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 10:44 PM EDT Aug. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
northwestern Hartford County in northern Connecticut...
south central Hampshire County in western Massachusetts...
western Hampden County in western Massachusetts...

* until 1145 PM EDT.

* At 1043 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Sandisfield to near New Preston, moving
northeast at 40 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to trees and power lines.

* Locations impacted include...
West Hartford, Bristol, Westfield, Holyoke, Windsor, Northampton,
Agawam, West Springfield, Farmington, Simsbury, Bloomfield, Avon,
Easthampton, Suffield, Granby, Canton, Southwick, Burlington,
Southampton and East Granby.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.


Lat... Lon 4215 7307 4215 7303 4220 7302 4230 7262
      4174 7276 4169 7299 4180 7302 4181 7295
      4184 7294 4185 7295 4188 7295 4190 7291
      4197 7289 4197 7303 4204 7301 4204 7306
time... Mot... loc 0243z 239deg 34kt 4212 7323 4166 7332

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph

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