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[3:30 PM] May 26, 2021 | Weather Update

Filed in Announcements, General by on May 26, 2021
[3:30 PM] May 26, 2021 | Weather Update

Scattered Strong to Severe Storms Possible Wednesday Afternoon and Evening [3:30 PM] May 26, 2021 | Update The most recent guidance suggests that the later timing of the development of storms in western MA should minimalize the impact to our region.   The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee will continue to monitor the situation.  The […]

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[9:15 AM] February 18, 2021 | Winter Weather Update – Snowfall Expected Today into Friday

Filed in Announcements, General by on February 18, 2021
[9:15 AM] February 18, 2021 | Winter Weather Update – Snowfall Expected Today into Friday

Thursday, February 18, 2021/ 9:15 AM – Snow in the southeast parts of the state will spread across the remainder of the state in the late morning or early afternoon today. Snow will continue through Thursday night into Friday that will range from 3-7 inches. Snow may mix with rain or sleet over southeastern Mass, […]

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[3:15 PM] February 7, 2021 | Winter Weather Update

Filed in Announcements, General by on February 7, 2021
[3:15 PM] February 7, 2021 | Winter Weather Update

Most of the very warm air at the surface in coastal sections has been dislodged after the winds moved around to NNE and the column is rapidly cooling. Heavy snow is stacking up in many areas. Over the Cape/Islands, early warm temperatures prevented accumulation, but it should continue to accumulate now. Surface Low pressure continues […]

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[11:25 AM] February 7, 2021| Winter Weather Update

Filed in Announcements, General by on February 7, 2021
[11:25 AM] February 7, 2021| Winter Weather Update

[1125 AM | Steady to Heavy Snow Timing] Here are timing probabilities of snow w/ visibilities under 1 mile (steady snow). Focus on areas in red & purple which are around 90-100%. Steady snow overspreads SNE next couple hours, then focused in E MA, RI & Cape Cod late-afternoon and /tonight. [1125 AM | Steady […]

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[7:45 PM] January 31, 202 – Significant Winter Storm Monday into Tuesday

Filed in Announcements, General by on January 31, 2021
[7:45 PM] January 31, 202 – Significant Winter Storm Monday into Tuesday

The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting a winter storm to impact the Commonwealth starting early Monday and lasting into Tuesday. Massachusetts is expected to receive a widespread 12-18 inches of heavy wet snow accumulation with lesser amounts (6 to 8 inches) in the Connecticut River valley and Southeast Massachusetts. The Cape and Islands may […]

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September 21, 2020 – Gale Warning in Effect

Filed in Announcements, General by on September 21, 2020
September 21, 2020 – Gale Warning in Effect

Monday Afternoon NE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt.  Seas 9 to 11 ft. Monday Evening NE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt,  increasing to 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt after midnight.  Seas 9 to 12 ft. Hurricane Teddy Expected […]

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Are You and Your Family Prepared?

Filed in General, Preparedness by on July 16, 2020
Are You and Your Family Prepared?

It’s Hurricane Preparedness Week in Massachusetts! We’ve partnered with Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency and other agencies to remind you to prepare for the impacts of a tropical storm or hurricane.  In this video, Barnstable County’s Emergency Preparedness Specialist Andrew Platt, explains our regional shelter system on Cape Cod and provides tips on being ready for […]

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“Hurricane Preparedness Week” Reminds Residents to Prepare, Take Precautions

Filed in Announcements, Preparedness, Press Releases by on July 13, 2020
“Hurricane Preparedness Week” Reminds Residents  to Prepare, Take Precautions

FRAMINGHAM – Governor Charlie Baker has proclaimed July 12 – 18, 2020, to be Hurricane Preparedness Week in an effort to emphasize both the Commonwealth’s potential vulnerability to tropical storms and hurricanes, and the importance of preparing for their impact, including taking necessary precautions during the COVID-19 public health emergency. Residents and visitors are encouraged […]

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Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Reports Some Changes to Emergency Response as COVID-19 Cases Decline

Filed in Press Releases by on May 29, 2020
Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Reports Some Changes to Emergency Response as COVID-19 Cases Decline

BARNSTABLE COUNTY REGIONAL EMERGENCY PLANNING COMMITTEE SUPERIOR COURT HOUSE POST OFFICE BOX 427 BARNSTABLE, MA 02630 BCREPC Media Release   Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Media Release 013 – COVID-19 May   For Immediate Release Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Reports Some Changes to Emergency Response as COVID-19 Cases Decline BARNSTABLE (MA) May […]

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Coordinated Effort Continues in Barnstable County as COVID-19 Cases Stabilize

Filed in Press Releases by on May 22, 2020
Coordinated Effort Continues in Barnstable County as COVID-19 Cases Stabilize

BARNSTABLE COUNTY REGIONAL EMERGENCY PLANNING COMMITTEE SUPERIOR COURT HOUSE POST OFFICE BOX 427 BARNSTABLE, MA 02630 BCREPC Media Release   Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Media Release 012 – COVID-19 May   For Immediate Release Coordinated Effort Continues in Barnstable County as COVID-19 Cases Stabilize   BARNSTABLE (MA) May 22, 2020 – The Barnstable County […]

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