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

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[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

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[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

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[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

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[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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[Sat 430 PM] February 6, 2021 | Winter Weather Update

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[Sat 430 PM] February 6, 2021 | Winter Weather Update

A quick-hitting winter storm will bring accumulating snow to much of S New England tomorrow, with rain mixed in at times across SE MA & RI. Mainly rain is expected for the Outer Cape and Nantucket. Snowfall rates could reach 2″/hr at times, particularly across Eastern MA and RI during the afternoon hours.   The snow […]

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

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[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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December 24, 2020 | Short Duration Storm on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

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December 24, 2020 | Short Duration Storm on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Short Duration Storm on Christmas Eve and Christmas (Potential for Damaging Winds and Minor Flooding) A short duration, strong storm system will bring potentially damaging winds, heavy rain, and localized flooding to the Commonwealth tonight and lasting into Christmas Day (tomorrow). 25-40 mph sustained winds with the potential to increase slightly and damaging Southeastern gusts […]

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December 23, 2020 Weather Update | High Wind Watch Christmas Eve through Christmas Day

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December 23, 2020 Weather Update | High Wind Watch Christmas Eve through Christmas Day

2:15 PM | A short duration, strong storm system will bring potentially damaging winds, heavy rain, and localized flooding to the Commonwealth on Christmas Eve night (Thursday) and lasting into Christmas Day (Friday). 15-35 mph sustained winds with the potential to increase slightly and damaging Southeastern gusts up to 65 mph are expected throughout Massachusetts, […]

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December 16, 2020 Weather Update 4:30 PM | Winter Storm Warning for Barnstable County Tonight and Thursday

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December 16, 2020 Weather Update 4:30 PM | Winter Storm Warning for Barnstable County Tonight and Thursday

Upgraded to a Winter Storm Warning for Barnstable County Hoisted High Wind Warnings for the Islands Upgraded to Storm Warnings across all Southern Waters Increased snowfall across NE MA, NE CT, and Northern RI A winter storm will bring heavy snow, strong winds, coastal flooding, and hazardous marine conditions beginning between 7pm to 10pm tonight […]

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December 16, 2020 Weather Update | Winter Storm Warning for Cape Cod

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December 16, 2020 Weather Update | Winter Storm Warning for Cape Cod

NEW: Winter Storm Warning for Cape Cod (6-8″ expected) and Winter Weather Advisory for Martha’s Vineyard (2-4″ expected). [5:30 AM] The biggest changes made this morning were to include southern Rhode Island/southeast Massachusetts in the Winter Storm Warning and place Cape Cod/Martha’s Vineyard under a Winter Weather Advisory. Snow arrives from southwest to northeast during […]

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