Freezing Rain Warning


Storm Updates

MASSACHUSETTS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY SITUATIONAL AWARENESS STATEMENT DATE: February 6, 2019 SUBJECT: Freezing Rain and Ice Accumulation Tonight Through Tomorrow Situation The National Weather Service is forecasting that a mainly freezing rain event with some sleet mixed-in will develop starting between 6 and 9 PM this evening. Freezing rain will continue through Thursday morning before […]

February 6, 2019

Winter Storm Watch


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Situation The National Weather Service is forecasting precipitation to move into the state tomorrow (Tuesday) around 12 PM and overspread the whole state by early evening.  The northwest may see all snow with accumulations up to 10” (worst case scenario).  Central, eastern and northeastern Massachusetts may start with snow and then see a transition to […]

January 29, 2019

MEMA Statement on Today’s Storm


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MASSACHUSETTS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY SITUATIONAL AWARENESS STATEMENT Situation The National Weather Service has issued an updated forecast for today’s storm which calls for rain (up to 3” in some areas) and potential for flooding, strong and potentially damaging winds (gusts to 65 MPH in the southeast), and pockets of minor coastal flooding along the south […]

January 24, 2019

Winter Storm Warning


Storm Updates

MASSACHUSETTS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY SITUATIONAL AWARENESS STATEMENT January 17, 2019 Situation Below and attached is this morning’s forecast from the National Weather Service for two storms that will impact the state over the next three days. The first storm is forecast to impact the state tomorrow (Friday); The second, larger storm, is forecast for Saturday […]

January 17, 2019

Flood Warning


Storm Updates

Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency MASSACHUSETTS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY SITUATIONAL AWARENESS STATEMENT DATE: September 18, 2018 TIME: 9:45 AM SUBJECT: Flooding Threat Associated with the Remnants of Florence – UPDATE Situation Heavy rainfall associated with the remnants of Florence will continue to fall across the region into this evening. Widespread rainfall totals of 1 to 3 […]

September 18, 2018

DPU Probes National Grid Over Storm Outages


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Check out this article below by Owen Boss of the Boston Herald. “The Department of Public Utilities has launched an investigation into National Grid’s preparation and response to a powerful windstorm in October that knocked out power to more than a million customers across New England. As part of the probe into the Oct. 29 […]

January 23, 2018

Winter Storm Updates


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See below for information from the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency on the upcoming storm this week. DATE: January 22, 2018 TIME: 9:00 AM SUBJECT: Icing Threat, Heavy Rainfall and Strong Winds Situation: The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Eastern Franklin, Western Franklin, Western Hampshire, Northern Worcester and Northwest Middlesex counties for forecasted […]

January 22, 2018

Winter Storm Warning


Storm Updates

MASSACHUSETTS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY SITUATIONAL AWARENESS STATEMENT DATE: January 3, 2018 TIME: 12:00 PM SUBJECT: Significant Winter Storm Thursday; Dangerously Cold Weather This Weekend Situation The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting a strong but fast-moving coastal storm on Thursday that will bring accumulating snow across the entire state, with the eastern half of the […]

January 3, 2018

Updates on Cold Front


Storm Updates

Here’s an update from the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency on this week’s cold front. Situation Very cold temperatures are expected for the rest of this week, potentially lasting into the middle of next week. Daytime high temperatures will likely not rise above the teens from Thursday through the weekend. High temperatures in some interior locations […]

December 27, 2017