ARES/SKYWARN Informational Page  
Last Updated 06/07/07 @ 10:48

This is an informational page from the severe weather outbreak that affected several locations in and around Essex County in Northeast Massachusetts on June 2, 2007.  Among the hardest hit cities were Georgetown, Groveland, Haverhill, Byfield, West Newbury, Newbury, Rowley, and Ipswich.  Please visit the links below.


Thanks to all that assisted with the Severe Weather on 6/2/07

If you have a damage report please send it to
skywarn at nsradio dot org

Please send any storm pictures to pics at nsradio dot org

North Shore ARES/SKYWARN will review these pictures, reports, and in conjunction with our assessment will pass all data on to NWS-Taunton Forecasters for final review.  Thanks!

Please note as of Wednesday, June 6th no statement has been issued by NWS-Taunton Forecasters at this point regarding any official word as to the cause of the damage.  When such a statement has been issued, we will update the statements section accordingly. 

Questions?  kb1kqw at nsradio dot org


Storm Pictures from Mike-KB1OHZ
Storm Pictures from Jim-KB1KQW

Maps from Damage Survey held on 6/3/07

YouTube video of Groveland (390 Center Street) Damage Path

Will be updated with more pictures in the coming days

All pictures are copyright by the North Shore SKYWARN Team

Sound Files

Listen to an excerpt from the June 2nd SKYWARN Net on the 145.470 Danvers Repeater HERE
Quality of sound may be reduced to allow file to be posted online

Eastern Massachusetts ARES Links Article on the Activation

NWS Statements (Adobe Acrobat Required)

NWS-Taunton Local Storm Report from 6/2/07

Warnings issued during the storm -- listed in chronological order (in order issued)
Severe Thunderstorm Warning #1
Tornado Warning #1
Severe Thunderstorm Warning #2
Tornado Warning #2
Severe Thunderstorm Warning #3

Media Links

Boston Television Stations

CBS-4 Boston

WCVB-TV 5 Boston
WHDH-TV 7 Boston
Fox 25 Boston
NECN Boston

Boston and Local Newspapers
Boston Globe
Salem Evening News
Danvers Herald
Georgetown Record

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