Tuesday, July 24, 2012
There's a possibility for a strong to severe thunderstorm in Hamilton and Wenham through 8 p.m. on Tuesday.
A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for Hamilton and Wenham through 8 p.m. on Tuesday. The National Weather Service in Taunton issued the watch at 1:40 p.m. on Tuesday. A severe thunderstorm watch means conditions are favorable for the formation of a severe thunderstorm, including heavy rain, strong wind gusts, dangerous lightening and small hail. The watch covers 13 of the state’s 14 counties. In a special weather statement issued 16 minutes after the watch was issued, the weather service said that a “line of strong to possibly severe thunderstorms will move across much of Southern New England this afternoon.” Concern was centered on a line of storms that stretched from the Vermont-Massachusetts border across to Manchester and …
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
The National Weather Service has issued a special weather statement for late Tuesday afternoon and evening for Hamilton and Wenham.
Conditions are favorable for strong thunderstorms in Hamilton and Wenham, plus a large portion of southern New England on Tuesday afternoon and evening, the National Weather Service said in a special weather statement. "The best chance for strong thunderstorms in Southern New England will occur after 5 p.m., with the greatest confidence coming after 8 p.m.," the statement said. Some of the thunderstorms may be severe, resulting in large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rainfall. Residents are advised to stay indoors and off of the roads as much as possibly during a storm. As an indication of the weather headed eastward, the National Weather Service at 12:30 p.m. issued a tornado watch for Berkshire County in western Massachusetts that …
Monday, August 1, 2011
The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Monday afternoon, saying severe thunderstorms are possible in Hamilton and Wenham. Already, heavy rain and hail has occurred in western and central Massachusetts on Monday afternoon.
A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for Hamilton and Wenham, plus much of eastern Massachusetts for Monday afternoon. The National Weather Service in Taunton issued the “watch” at 2:35 p.m. on Monday, saying that conditions are favorable for formation of severe thunderstorms through 10 p.m. Severe thunderstorms can produce damaging wind, dangerous lightning, heavy rain and hail. The severe thunderstorm watch comes after the weather service issued a hazardous weather outlook on Monday morning saying that strong or possibly severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds and large hail are most likely to occur between 1 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Monday. Already in western Massachusetts, some storms containing hail were reported in Amherst, …
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
The National Weather Services says that there is a chance that severe thunderstorms could develop in the area this afternoon and evening.
A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for Hamilton and Wenham plus most of eastern Massachusetts. The National Weather Service issued the “watch” at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday that is in effect until 10 p.m. The watch means that conditions are favorable for the formation of severe thunderstorms that could include gusty winds, heavy rain, dangerous lightning and hail.
Thursday, June 9, 2011
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Hamilton, Wenham and the surrounding area until 5:30 p.m. on Thursday.
A severe thunderstorm is headed towards Hamilton and Wenham, the National Weather Service is warning on Thursday afternoon. At 4:24 p.m. the weather service issued a severe thunderstorm warning and said that the storm is capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds of more than 60 miles an hour. The severe thunderstorm warning extends until 5:30 p.m. In addition, a severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect for Massachusetts until 10 p.m., meaning conditions remain favorable for the formation of severe thunderstorms. The line of storms was actually in central Massachusetts and moving east at 50 miles of hour but the weather service said Hamilton, Wenham and much of eastern Massachusetts was in its line of fire and should …