Special Weather Statement
557 PM EDT Tue Jul 14 2020
...STRONG THUNDERSTORM APPROACHING NORTHERN BRISTOL, WESTERN
PLYMOUTH AND NORFOLK COUNTY IN MASSACHUSETTS...
At 556 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Norfolk, or near Franklin, moving southeast at 25 mph.
Penny size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will accompany this
storm. Torrential rainfall can also lead to localized urban poor
Locations impacted include...
Brockton, Taunton, Franklin, North Attleborough, Stoughton,
Bridgewater, Attleboro, Walpole, Mansfield, Middleborough, Easton,
Norton, Sharon, Foxborough, Abington, Whitman, East Bridgewater,
Raynham, Medfield and Norfolk.
Get indoors when this storm approaches. Winds may be strong enough to
produce minor damage, such as a few downed branches.
Do not drive through flooded roads or underpasses. Avoid low lying
areas near small streams.
Frequent lightning was occurring. Lightning can strike far away from