Announcements

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

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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

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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

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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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September 21, 2020 – Gale Warning in Effect

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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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BCREPC Regular Teams Meeting Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.

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BCREPC Regular Teams Meeting Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.

PUBLIC MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, September 2, 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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Multi-Agency Coordination Center Receives Large Shipment of PPE from MEMA

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Multi-Agency Coordination Center Receives Large Shipment of PPE from MEMA

Information from Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Multi-Agency Coordination Center Receives Large Shipment of PPE from MEMA 22 communities on Cape & Islands will receive supplies BARNSTABLE (MA) July 24, 2020 –In the state’s on-going efforts to contain and stop the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), this morning the National Guard delivered a shipment […]

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

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“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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Weather Update – May 15, 2020 | Severe Thunderstorms Possible Later Today

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Weather Update – May 15, 2020 | Severe Thunderstorms Possible Later Today

The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting that strong to severe thunderstorms will impact the state this afternoon into the evening.  Severe thunderstorms are possible later today in Barnstable County. The South Coast, Cape Cod, and the Islands are under a marginal risk. There will be two rounds of severe weather associated with this event. […]

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Barnstable County Facing Weather Threats and Possible Power Outages

Barnstable County Facing Weather Threats and Possible Power Outages

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 April For Immediate Release Barnstable County Facing Weather Threats and Possible Power Outages BARNSTABLE (MA) April 13, 2020 – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) has activated […]

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Weather Update: April 12, 2020

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Weather Update: April 12, 2020

A High Wind Watch and Storm Watch is in effect for Barnstable, Nantucket and Dukes Counties.  There is a potential for damaging wind gusts and power outages on Monday, April 13, 2020. The greatest time of concern is late Monday morning into early Monday evening. Scattered to widespread power outages are possible due to downed trees, tree […]

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