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Did you know that when an emergency or a natural disaster strikes, the BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) activates at its location at the Barnstable County Complex?  It’s purpose is to provide emergency resources to towns if needed.  The MACC directs the opening of regional emergency shelters in the event of natural disasters that significantly impact our region.

Report a Power or Natural Gas Outage

Click on the icon to view a power outage map. To report power outages to Eversource (Formerly NSTAR): Call 800-592-2000
To report natural gas outages caused by the storm, contact National Grid at their Citizen Report Outage Line: 1-800-548-8000

Find an Emergency Shelter Near You

There are 6 regional shelters on Cape Cod and Nantucket. See the current open or closed status of our shelters below. Navigate to the second page of the map more information about each location. All shelters accepts pets.

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Get important information regarding COVID-19 vaccine, testing locations and other updates related to the pandemic response.

Archived Posts

[January 16, 2022 – 8:30 AM] MEMA Weather Update – High Winds Expected for Cape Cod & Islands

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[January 16, 2022 – 8:30 AM] MEMA Weather Update  – High Winds Expected for Cape Cod & Islands

Overview The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting dry and very cold weather to continue across much of Massachusetts (MA) today. Snow and rain will develop across the state tonight ahead of a strong storm system. While there remains some uncertainty with the track of this storm if it follows the current forecast track snowfall […]

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[January 15, 2022 – 7:00 AM] Media Alert 002: Multi Agency Coordination Center Secures Operations after Monitoring Extreme Weather Conditions Overnight

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[January 15, 2022 – 7:00 AM] Media Alert 002: Multi Agency Coordination Center Secures Operations after Monitoring Extreme Weather Conditions Overnight

  Information from the Barnstable County Emergency Planning Committee        Media Alert 002: Multi-Agency Coordination Center Secures Operations after Monitoring Extreme Weather Conditions Overnight  MACC deactivated at 7:00 AM Saturday morning January 15, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) activated the Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) at 5:00 PM Friday and monitored conditions […]

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[January 14, 2022 – 3:30 PM] Media Alert 001:  Extreme Cold Weather and High Winds Expected  for Cape & Islands this Weekend  

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[January 14, 2022 – 3:30 PM] Media Alert 001:  Extreme Cold Weather and High Winds Expected  for Cape & Islands this Weekend  

BCREPC Convened at 11:00 AM on Friday to discuss regional preparedness January 14, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected officials, and other regional partners, met this morning at 11:00 AM to discuss regional response to the potential impact relating to the coastal storm today and tomorrow. Weather Update Current rain turns to snow later this afternoon with less than […]

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[January 14, 2022 – 9:30 AM] Multiple Winter Weather Impacts Forecast through This Weekend

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[January 14, 2022 – 9:30 AM] Multiple Winter Weather Impacts Forecast through This Weekend

The following information is taken from the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency Situation Report #2 Overview The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting multiple winter weather impacts to impact the New England region starting today and continuing through the weekend into early next week. Rain will begin falling this morning across southeastern Massachusetts and the Cape […]

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[January 7, 2022 – 6:45 AM ] MEMA WEATHER UPDATE – WINTER STORM

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[January 7, 2022 – 6:45 AM ] MEMA WEATHER UPDATE – WINTER STORM

Update provided by Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) The following spot report reflects increased snowfall amounts and storm timing. A winter storm is currently impacting the state this morning through tonight. The heaviest snowfall will occur between 6 and 9 AM this morning, with snowfall rates of greater than 1-2” per hour possible for a […]

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[January 6, 2022 – 3:30 PM | Winter Storm Warning in Effect for Cape Cod and Islands (except Nantucket)

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[January 6, 2022 – 3:30 PM | Winter Storm Warning in Effect for Cape Cod and Islands (except Nantucket)

Update provided by National Weather Service (NWS) Winter Storm Warning is in effect for our first winter storm of the season. This is will be a quick hitting winter storm with 2-3 hours window of 1-2″/hour snowfall rate across Easter MA and RI that coincides with Friday morning commute between 6:00 AM and 9:00 AM. […]

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[January 6, 2022 – 9:30 AM] MEMA WEATHER UPDATE – For the Cape & Islands, west of Hyannis can expect 4- 7” snow, outer Cape and Islands 2-3”.

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[January 6, 2022 – 9:30 AM] MEMA WEATHER UPDATE – For the Cape & Islands, west of Hyannis can expect 4- 7” snow, outer Cape and Islands 2-3”.

The Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) is monitoring the weather situation for the Cape and Islands region. The following report is provided by Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency. The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting a winter storm to impact the state late tonight through Friday afternoon. Snowfall is expected to begin in western and central Massachusetts […]

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[January 5, 2022 – 5:00 PM ] MEMA WEATHER UPDATE: 1-2″ of snow parts of Cape Thursday – Friday

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[January 5, 2022 – 5:00 PM ] MEMA WEATHER UPDATE: 1-2″ of snow parts of Cape Thursday – Friday

The Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) is monitoring the weather situation for the Cape and Islands region. The following report is provided by Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency. The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting a winter storm to impact the state late Thursday night through Friday afternoon. Snowfall is expected to begin in western and central […]

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[January 3, 2022 | 11:00 AM ] MEMA WEATHER UPDATE: Winter Storm to Impact Cape/Islands this Afternoon/Evening

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[January 3, 2022 | 11:00 AM ] MEMA WEATHER UPDATE: Winter Storm to Impact Cape/Islands this Afternoon/Evening

The following report is provided by Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency. Situational Awareness Statement #1 A significant coastal storm tracking south and east of New England is expected to result in accumulating snow today, mostly on the Cape and Islands. Snowfall is forecast to begin by late morning, with the steadiest and heaviest snow falling this afternoon and […]

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[January 3, 2022 | 7: 30 AM] BCREPC UPDATE: Winter Storm Warning for Nantucket, Winter Weather Advisory for Cape Cod

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[January 3, 2022 | 7: 30 AM] BCREPC UPDATE: Winter Storm Warning for Nantucket, Winter Weather Advisory for Cape Cod

Low pressure moving well south of Cape Cod will bring accumulating snow to Cape Cod and the Islands today. Low pressure will be moving off of the mid-Atlantic coast and will pass well south of Cape Cod this evening. Discussion and Forecast Track for the outer edge of the snow shield is expected to affect […]

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