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Heavy rain, possible t-storm and strong winds expected as Wind Advisory issued for southern New England

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Strong winds and heavy rain are expected to make some messy conditions.

According to the National Weather Service, a Wind Advisory for portions of northern Connecticut, central, eastern, northeastern, southeastern and western Massachusetts and northern and southern Rhode Island has been issued from 11 PM this evening to 8 PM Monday.

Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph are expected.

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

The NWS warns to use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle and to secure outdoor objects.

Widespread showers are expected this afternoon & evening, with embedded heavier downpours yielding rainfall totals of 0.50 to 1.25 inches.

A thunderstorms is also possible after 3pm. Patchy dense fog is expected after 1pm.

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