Monthly Archives: January 2014

6:30 AM Winter Storm Update Wed Jan 22

Use caution and allow extra time for travel this morning. Portsmouth Public Works Dept snow crews spent the overnight hours keeping up with the snowfall. All Town roads have been cleared and are passable. Residual falling snow and drifting snow … Continue reading

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8:00 PM Weather Update Tues Jan 21

Weather situation update in Portsmouth at 8:00 PM: Snow is expected to continue falling throughout the night. Travel is hazardous on all roads. Travel is not recommended. Portsmouth Public Schools are closed all day tomorrow, Wed Jan 22. The Portsmouth … Continue reading

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2:00 PM Weather update Tues Jan 21

From the Taunton office of the National Weather Service 1:47 PM EST TUE JAN 21 2014 .WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST WEDNESDAY. * LOCATIONS.MOST OF RI. * HAZARD TYPES.HEAVY SNOW. * ACCUMULATIONS¬†¬†8 TO 12 INCHES. … Continue reading

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Winter weather update 9:30 AM Tues Jan 21

A Snow Emergency Parking Ban is in effect in Portsmouth beginning today, Jan 21 at 12:00 noon extending through tomorrow Jan 22 at 10:00 PM. Latest Winter Storm Warning update from National Weather Service: URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL … Continue reading

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Winter Storm Warning Tues Jan 21

From NWS Taunton URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 357 PM EST MON JAN 20 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 … Continue reading

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No-cost vaccination clinic Mon Jan 13 at PHS

The Rhode Island Department of Health , The Wellness Company, and Portsmouth emergency planners ¬†will offer a no-cost vaccination clinic at Portsmouth High School on Monday January 13 from 5:00 PM through 8:00 PM. Seasonal flu vaccinations, as well as … Continue reading

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Winter Storm Update 3 Jan 2:45 PM

This just in from Public Works Director Dave Kehew: “We are currently shoveling out the steps and sidewalks at Town Hall. The large trucks are taking their plows off and getting loaded with treated sand and they will be out … Continue reading

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Winter Storm Watch Jan 2 – 3 2014

  12:00 Noon Friday Jan 3 Travel Update Please restrict non-essential travel while the DPW road crews finish their snow clearing operations. DPW expects to have all roads clear by 3:00 PM. Police Chief Lee and Public Works Director Kehew … Continue reading

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