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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. All shelters accepts pets.

Visit the COVID Resource Center

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

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[March 11, 2022 – 5:00 PM] Wintry Weather & Strong Winds on Saturday – MEMA Situational Report # 1

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[March 11, 2022 – 5:00 PM] Wintry Weather & Strong Winds on Saturday – MEMA Situational Report # 1

The National Weather Service (NWS) is predicting a wintry weather event with rain changing to snow tomorrow, Saturday (3/12). Rain will begin falling early Saturday morning and then change to snow from northwest to southeast, starting late in the morning near the Berkshires and later in the afternoon in southeast Massachusetts. Most of the accumulating […]

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[February 24, 2022 – 4:30 AM | Friday Winter Storm Update from NWS Boston

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[February 24, 2022 – 4:30 AM | Friday Winter Storm Update from NWS Boston

  Precipitation likely starts off as a period of moderate to heavy snow during the pre-dawn hours on Friday morning, then likely changes to a wintry mix south of the Mass Pike. 8-12 inches of snow north of the Pike, 4-8 inches south of the Pike, 3-6 inches of snow/sleet along the south coast into […]

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[February 23, 2022 – 3:45 PM | Friday Winter Storm Update from NWS Boston

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[February 23, 2022 – 3:45 PM | Friday Winter Storm Update from NWS Boston

Precipitation likely starts off as a period of moderate to heavy snow during the pre-dawn hours, then likely changes to a wintry mix across portions of the region. The greatest risk is for 8+ inches of snow north of the Mass Pike.

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[February 23, 2022 – 4:30 AM | Winter Storm Watch from Midnight Friday to Midnight Saturday

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[February 23, 2022 – 4:30 AM | Winter Storm Watch from Midnight Friday to Midnight Saturday

A winter storm will bring accumulating snow and ice to Southern New England Friday. Precipitation likely starts off as a period of moderate to heavy snow during the pre-dawn hours, then likely changes to a wintry mix across portions of the region. The greatest risk for 6+ inches of snow north of the Mass Pike.

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[February 16, 2022 – 3:30 AM | Strong Winds Anticipated Late Thursday to Friday, Heavy Rain and Higher Temps]

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[February 16, 2022 – 3:30 AM | Strong Winds Anticipated Late Thursday to Friday, Heavy Rain and Higher Temps]

Strong southerly/southwesterly winds late Thursday night into Friday morning.  Widespread gusts 50-60 mph south and east of the I-95 corridor. Unseasonably warm temperatures, 50F to 60F, and widespread one inch of rain expected to accompany high winds; rapid melting of snowpack

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[February 4, 2022 | 9:30 AM] Icey Road Conditions Today, Travel Impacts – MEMA Situational Report #2

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[February 4, 2022 | 9:30 AM] Icey Road Conditions Today, Travel Impacts – MEMA Situational Report #2

  Situation Massachusetts is experiencing a wintry mix of sleet and freezing rain across that will result in hazardous travel conditions during both the morning and evening commutes today. Rain is transitioning to a period of freezing rain this morning, spreading southeastward during the morning commute and lasting several hours before changing to sleet. Sleet […]

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[February 3, 2022 | 9:30 AM] Wintery Mix Friday – Travel Impacts – MEMA Situational Report #1

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[February 3, 2022 | 9:30 AM] Wintery Mix Friday – Travel Impacts – MEMA Situational Report #1

The National Weather Service (NWS) is predicting a wintery mix this Friday that may impact morning commuters. Rain changes to sleet Friday with a brief period of light freezing rain during the transition then end as light snow late Friday. A flash freeze is expected as temperatures quickly drop below freezing starting between 3-6 AM […]

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Media Alert: 007 FINAL UPDATE  | BCREPC Finalizes Response Series to Weekend Nor’easter

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Media Alert: 007 FINAL UPDATE  | BCREPC Finalizes Response Series to Weekend Nor’easter

Power restoration progressing steadily, MACC will deactivate Monday January 30, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) met at 4:00 PM on Sunday afternoon to share information on the regional response to this weekend’s nor’easter, and to conclude this series of regional response. WEATHER Overnight tonight, cold temperatures 10F to 12F degrees Snow accumulation totals vary widely and have been difficult to determine due to wind and rain mixed […]

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Emergency Shelters and Warming Stations

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Emergency Shelters and Warming Stations

1/31/22-  8:00 AM UPDATE The Multi-Agency Coordination Center has secured operations as of 8:00 AM this morning. Our remaining Regional Emergency Shelter is closed. Most power is restored across the region. Thank you to all emergency personnel, utility companies, volunteer agencies, and volunteers for an effective response to the nor’easter. Although EverSource is making progress, […]

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Media Alert 006:  Important Regional Emergency Shelter Status Updates

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Media Alert 006:  Important Regional Emergency Shelter Status Updates

  BCREPC Focuses on Power Restoration Efforts Post-Storm Regional emergency shelter status updates provided January 30, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) met at 10:00 AM on Sunday morning to share information on post-storm regional response to yesterday’s nor-easter. CURRENT WEATHER  Clear with cold temperatures in low to mid 20’s through Monday […]

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