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Severe weather

A storm front brought high winds and thunderstorms to New England on Sunday, June 2, 2013. This tree was toppled in the Back Bay neighborhood of Boston.

New England Weathers Severe Storms

Damaging winds flattened trees and utility wires and knocked out power in parts of northern New England on Sunday, flights were delayed in New York City, flash flooding hit central Massachusetts and there were reports of a tornado in South Carolina as the East Coast weathered the remnants of violent storms that claimed 13 lives in Oklahoma.

06/02/2013

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MEMA Pushes Free ‘Alert App’ For Storm

In keeping with the times, smartphone apps and text alerts could help residents cope with the effects of Hurricane Sandy as the strong storm heads for the east coast.

10/27/2012

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Alternative Ways To Get News If Power Goes Out

With Hurricane Sandy expected to hit the East Coast in the next few days, you can never be armed with enough information, especially if the power goes out.

10/26/2012

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Severe Weather, Tornado Threat Possible Thursday Evening

The Storms Prediction Center has put much of southwestern New England in a moderate risk category for severe weather. Unfortunately, an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out later today.

07/26/2012

Trees toppled in Arlington (Photo credit Amateur Radio SKYWARN Spotters, Kate Murphy and Marek Kozubal)

Microburst Topples Trees In Arlington During Severe Weather Outbreak

Crews are cleaning up after a likely microburst hit Arlington during the severe weather outbreak on Wednesday.

07/19/2012

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Photos: Severe Storms Hit Massachusetts

Severe thunderstorms ripped through Massachusetts Wednesday afternoon, bringing strong winds, hail and frequent lightning.

07/19/2012

Trees toppled in Arlington (Photo credit Amateur Radio SKYWARN Spotters, Kate Murphy and Marek Kozubal)

Strong Storms Hit Massachusetts

Severe thunderstorms ripped through Massachusetts Wednesday afternoon, bringing strong winds, hail and frequent lightning.

07/18/2012

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Funnel Cloud Spotted On Cape Cod

Thunderstorms flared up across eastern Massachusetts on Tuesday, even spawning a funnel cloud on Cape Cod.

06/26/2012

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Lightning Strikes Connecticut Golf Course, Several Hurt

A golf course manager in eastern Connecticut says several workers are being treated after lightning struck near a building they were in.

06/25/2012

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Possible Microburst Causes Significant Tree Damage In Bolton

A nasty thunderstorm rolled through Bolton just before 10 p.m. Tuesday night with lightning that rattled homes and brief, but very strong winds.

05/30/2012

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