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BCREPC Locks in Hurricane Jose Planning

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on September 19, 2017
BCREPC Locks in Hurricane Jose Planning

The BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) will activate at 8 a.m. Wednesday. There are no plans for Regional Emergency Shelter System activation. The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) reviewed the latest guidance on Hurricane Jose at its Tuesday 4 p.m. conference call. The peak of the storm is predicted to hit during the […]

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BCREPC Modifies MACC Activation Based on New Guidance

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on September 19, 2017
BCREPC Modifies MACC Activation Based on New Guidance

The BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) will activate at 8 a.m. Wednesday. No plans for Regional Emergency Shelter System activation. Tropical Storm warning in effect. Current National Weather Service peak wind forecast: 25-35 mph with gusts to 55 mph. Scattered power outages are possible due to fully leafed trees. A storm surge of 1 to […]

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BCREPC Will Activate MACC on Tuesday for Jose

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on September 18, 2017
BCREPC Will Activate MACC on Tuesday for Jose

BCREPC Will Activate MACC on Tuesday for Jose No plans for regional shelter activation. The BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) will activate at 8 p.m. Tuesday. Tropical Storm warning in effect. Onset of Jose expected overnight Tuesday into Wednesday depending on track. Current National Weather Service peak wind forecast is 20-30 mph with gusts to […]

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BCREPC Monitors Approach of Hurricane Jose

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on September 18, 2017
BCREPC Monitors Approach of Hurricane Jose

Onset of Jose expected overnight Tuesday into Wednesday depending on track. Current National Weather Service peak wind forecast is 20-30 mph with gusts to 60 mph. To be safe, citizens should earnestly prepare for the potential of significant wind impacts. Efforts should now be underway to secure all properties. Scattered power and communications outages are […]

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Barnstable County braces for winter weather

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on March 13, 2017
Barnstable County braces for winter weather

Barnstable County MACC to be activated at 7 a.m. Tuesday March 14, 2017 Regional Emergency Shelter System on standby BARNSTABLE (MA) March 13, 2017 – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a planning conference call at 4 p.m. Monday to review the latest forecast on the approaching winter storm. STATUS: The BCREPC […]

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Barnstable County wraps up coverage of winter weather

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on February 13, 2017
Barnstable County wraps up coverage of winter weather

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call at 4 p.m. Monday to wrap up coverage of the winter weather departing the area. STATUS: The BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) will stand down at 5 p.m. Monday. The BCREPC thanks the members of the Barnstable County All Hazard Incident Management Team […]

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Barnstable County monitors current weather conditions

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on February 13, 2017
Barnstable County monitors current weather conditions

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a planning conference call at 8 a.m. Monday, February 13, 2017, to review the winter weather affecting Cape Cod. STATUS: The BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) was activated at 4 a.m. Monday by the Barnstable County All Hazard Incident Management Team. The MACC will continue to […]

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Barnstable County readies for next round of winter weather

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on February 12, 2017
Barnstable County readies for next round of winter weather

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a planning conference call at 6 p.m. Sunday, February 12, 2017, to review the latest forecast on the approaching winter storm. STATUS: The BCREPC will activate the Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) at 4 a.m. Monday. The BCREPC will continue to monitor forecasts and evaluate conditions throughout […]

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Barnstable County takes stock in wake of storm

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on February 9, 2017
Barnstable County takes stock in wake of storm

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call at 8 p.m. Thursday to take stock of conditions on Cape Cod in the wake of the winter storm. STATUS: The BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) continues to operate and monitor the current conditions across Cape Cod. At this time, the Regional Emergency […]

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Barnstable County in midst of winter storm

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on February 9, 2017
Barnstable County in midst of winter storm

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a planning conference call at 4 p.m. Thursday to review the latest information on the winter storm battering the Cape and Islands. STATUS: The BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) is in operation and monitoring the current conditions across Cape Cod. At this time, the Regional Emergency […]

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