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Register for International ShakeOut Day on October 15, 2020

Filed in Alerts, General by on October 12, 2020
Register for International ShakeOut Day on October 15, 2020

International ShakeOut Day is always the third Thursday of October (this year: October 15). While COVID-19 has brought many uncertainties and challenges, one thing’s for sure: ShakeOut is still happening this year! As always, you can hold your #ShakeOut drill when and where you want. You can choose another date or several dates, and include people in […]

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October 7, 2020 – High Wind Warning in Barnstable, Dukes, and Nantucket Counties

Filed in General by on October 7, 2020
October 7, 2020 – High Wind Warning in Barnstable, Dukes, and Nantucket Counties

A high wind and possible thunderstorm event is expected today impacting Massachusetts with the potential of strong, damaging winds resulting in electric customer outages. Outages are generally spread throughout the state. Weather forecasts indicate the hazardous wind gusts and storms should be tapering off on Thursday. A cold front will move through the area this […]

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October 6, 2020 – Thunderstorms and Wind Advisory for Cape Cod & Islands On Wednesday

Filed in Alerts, General by on October 6, 2020
October 6, 2020 – Thunderstorms and Wind Advisory for Cape Cod & Islands On Wednesday

A strong cold front will bring the threat for isolated strong to severe thunderstorms across portions of Southern New England. A Wind Advisory has also been posted for the Cape and Islands from Wednesday at noon to Thursday at 2 AM for both pre and post-frontal winds with gusts up to 50 mph. Forecast: Isolated strong […]

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BCREPC Regular Teams Meeting on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 2:00 PM

Filed in Alerts by on September 29, 2020
BCREPC Regular Teams Meeting on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 2:00 PM

PUBLIC MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. Note:   This meeting will be held through remote participation by the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee pursuant to Massachusetts Governor Charles D. Baker’s Order Suspending Certain Provisions of the Open Meeting […]

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September 29, 2020 – Wind Advisory and Gale Warning in Effect Tonight and Tomorrow

Filed in Alerts, General by on September 29, 2020
September 29, 2020 – Wind Advisory and Gale Warning in Effect Tonight and Tomorrow

A Wind Advisory is in effect over portions of northern Connecticut, all of Rhode Island including the city of Providence and all eastern Massachusetts, including Boston and Worcester as well as Cape Cod and the Islands. A period of strong to perhaps damaging winds may impact the region late tonight into early Wednesday morning along […]

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Tropical Storm Isaias Expected to Reach Cape Cod Region Mid-Day

Filed in Press Releases, Storm Press Releases by on August 4, 2020
Tropical Storm Isaias Expected to Reach Cape Cod Region Mid-Day

Isaias – Media Release 005 Barnstable, MA. (August 4, 2020) — At a 10:00 a.m. conference call on Tuesday, the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) convened remotely to discuss updates to the forecast for Tropical Storm Isaias. Individuals present on the call included over 75 representatives from agencies across Cape Cod’s 15 towns and […]

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BCREPC Monitors Tropical Storm Isaias

Filed in Press Releases, Storm Press Releases by on August 3, 2020
BCREPC Monitors Tropical Storm Isaias

 Isaias – Media Release 004   Barnstable, MA. (August 3, 2020) — At a 10:00 a.m. conference call on Monday, the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) convened remotely to discuss updates to the forecast for Tropical Storm Isaias. Individuals present on the call included over 75 representatives from agencies across Cape Cod’s 15 towns […]

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BCREPC Continues to Monitor Approach of Isaias, Now Downgraded to Tropical Storm

Filed in Press Releases, Storm Press Releases by on August 2, 2020
BCREPC Continues to Monitor Approach of Isaias, Now Downgraded to Tropical Storm

Isaias – Media Release 003 Barnstable, MA. (August 2, 2020) — At a 10:00 a.m. conference call on Sunday, the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) convened remotely to discuss updates to the forecast for Isaias, now downgraded to a tropical storm. Individuals present on the call included over 75 representatives from agencies across […]

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BCREPC Continues to Monitor Approach of Hurricane Isaias

Filed in Press Releases, Storm Press Releases by on August 1, 2020
BCREPC Continues to Monitor Approach of Hurricane Isaias

  BCREPC Continues to Monitor Approach of Hurricane Isaias Media Release 002 Barnstable, MA. (August 1, 2020) — At a 10:00 a.m. conference call on Saturday, the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) convened remotely to discuss updates to the forecast for Hurricane Isaias and what we can expect in our region early next week. […]

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For Immediate Release: BCREPC Monitors Approach of Hurricane Isaias

Filed in Press Releases, Storm Press Releases by on July 31, 2020
For Immediate Release: BCREPC Monitors Approach of Hurricane Isaias

Information from Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee BCREPC Monitors Approach of Hurricane Isaias Media Release 001 Hurricane Isaias  Barnstable, MA. (July 31, 2020) — At a 2:00 p.m. conference call on Friday, the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) convened remotely to review the impacts of Hurricane Isaias on our region expected early next […]

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