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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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[UPDATED 01-26-22 – 6:20 pm ] Intense high impact coastal storm will likely affect southern New England Friday night and Saturday

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[UPDATED 01-26-22 – 6:20 pm ] Intense high impact coastal storm will likely affect southern New England Friday night and Saturday

Confidence continues to increase in a significant impact on the region. Low pressure will form off the southeast US coast Friday morning and begin to move up the coast on Friday night. Impacts are expected near midnight on Friday, with the system departing on Saturday evening. A winter storm watch has been posted for much […]

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[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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[December 10, 2021] Strong Winds Tomorrow into Tomorrow Night

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[December 10, 2021] Strong Winds Tomorrow into Tomorrow Night

Gale warning for coastal waters in effect Saturday at 7:00 AM. Next NWS Boston update/briefing at 6PM today. Please see the NWS Boston forecast for a wind event that is expected to impact Cape Cod and the Islands. OVERVIEW 40-55 mph wind gusts likely Saturday into Saturday night as a frontal system moves through. TIMING […]

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[November 12, 2021 – 12:18 PM ] Weather Update

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[November 12, 2021 – 12:18 PM ] Weather Update

Strong to damaging winds and heavy rain will affect the southern New England region today. Synopsis A deep closed low over the western Great Lakes will push a front through southern New England today. Discussion and Forecast Trough and associated front is pushing through southern New England at this time. A strong low-level jet and […]

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Alert: Residents with Medical Alert Systems experiencing disruption to landline service in Orleans

Filed in Alerts by on November 3, 2021
Alert: Residents with Medical Alert Systems experiencing disruption to landline service in Orleans

Medical alert systems connect to the emergency monitoring center through either a landline or cellular phone line. During a storm, these medical alert systems will not work if there is disruption in landline or cell service. DISRUPTION TO LANDLINE SERVICE IN ORLEANS Due to damage from the storm, many residents in Orleans have damage to their […]

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[10/30/21 – 11:08 AM ] MEMA Situational Report

Filed in Alerts, General by on October 30, 2021
[10/30/21 – 11:08 AM ] MEMA Situational Report

The following information was taken from the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) Situational Report received at 11:08 AM this morning. Situation Recovery activities continue in the areas of the state impacted by the recent Nor’easter, in particular southeastern Massachusetts and the Cape and Islands. Significant progress continues to be made regarding electric power restoration. Additionally, […]

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          BCRECP and Regional Partners Discuss Developments on Storm Restoration

Filed in Alerts, Press Releases by on October 29, 2021
          BCRECP and Regional Partners Discuss Developments on Storm Restoration

Media Alert 008:  Information from  the  Barnstable County  Emergency Planning Committee  (BCREPC)                        BCRECP and Regional Partners Discuss Developments on Storm Restoration Committee members convened at 4:30 PM today October 29, 2021 (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 […]

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BCREPC met at 4:30pm to discuss the latest updates on power restoration, support to community  

BCREPC met at 4:30pm to discuss the latest updates on power restoration, support to community  

 Media Alert 006:    Information from  the  Barnstable County  Emergency Planning Committee  (BCREPC)                    Regional Response to Nor’easter in its Third Full Day  BCREPC met at 4:30pm to discuss the latest updates on power restoration, support to community  October 28, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected officials, and […]

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