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Wind Advisory
WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THURSDAY

Wind Advisory issued February 28 at 7:20PM EST until February 29 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Boston/Norton MA

* WHAT...West winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* WHERE...In Connecticut, Tolland and Windham Counties. In Massachusetts, Eastern Essex, Western Norfolk, Southeast Middlesex and Suffolk Counties. In Rhode Island, Northwest Providence County.

* WHEN...Until 7 AM EST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

* PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

Expires: February 29 at 7:00 AM EST
Fire Weather Discussion
Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southern New England
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
406 PM EST Wed Feb 28 2024

.DISCUSSION... 

Rain and strong southerly winds today. A strong cold front will
bring a second round of strong NW winds and heavy rains tonight.
Drying out thursday with decreasing NW winds

Minimum relative humidities range from 70 to 80 percent today.

.OUTLOOK...Friday through Sunday...

Still dry on Friday, but temperatures will be rebounding and it
will be not as windy. Rain chances return to the forecast on for
Saturday and Sunday with a front just offshore.


290900-
Southeast Middlesex MA-
Including the cities of Cambridge, Lexington, Newton, Waltham, 
and Woburn
406 PM EST Wed Feb 28 2024

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri          

Cloud Cover           Mcldy        Pcldy        Mclear       Mclear       
Precip Type           Showers      None         None         None         
Chance Precip (%)     90                                                  
Temp (24h trend)      26 (-24)     34 (-24)     20           46           
RH % (24h trend)      86 (-14)     25 (-36)     57           32           
20ft Wnd AM(mph)                   W 16 G29                  SW  6        
20ft Wnd PM(mph)      SW 18 G36    W 17 G30     W 13 G25     SW  9        
Precip Amount         0.26         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip Duration       5                                                   
Precip Begin          6 PM                                                
Precip End            2 AM                                                
Mixing Hgt (ft-AGL)   750          8510         1070         4400         
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 25        W 32         W 10         W 17         
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     18750        272320       10700        74800        
Max ADI Early         54 Gen Good  105 Very Good49 Gen Good  67 Good      
Max ADI Late          52 Gen Good  105 Very Good29 Fair      76 Good      
Max LVORI Early       3            1            2            2            
Max LVORI Late        3            1            2            2            
Min Vsby Early                                                            
Min Vsby Late                                                             
Sunshine Hours        N/A          N/A          N/A          N/A          
CWR                   100          0            0            0            
LAL                   No Tstms     No Tstms     No Tstms     No Tstms     
Haines Index          3            3            3            4            

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with rain showers likely. Highs in the lower
50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely. Not as cool. Lows
in the mid 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming northwest after
midnight. 
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs around
50. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid 50s. East winds
5 to 10 mph.