Portsmouth Public Schools closed Monday 3/21

All Portsmouth Public Schools will be closed Monday, March 21st.

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Portsmouth Parking Ban 6:00 PM Sunday 3/20

From the Portsmouth Police Dept:
 
A parking ban will be in effect Sunday, March 20, 2016 at 6:00 PM until 4:00 PM Monday, March 21, 2016.
 
We appreciate your cooperation, and will work with the other town employees to clear the roadways and other traffic hazards as quickly as possible.
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Portsmouth EOC exercise deactivated

Exercise   Exercise    Exercise

The Portsmouth Emergency Operations Center (EOC) has been deactivated for a training exercise at 1545 hours Saturday  March 19, .

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Exercise EOC Training Deactivation

Exercise   Exercise    Exercise

The Portsmouth Emergency Operations Center (EOC) has been deactivated for a training exercise at 1545 hours Saturday  March 19, .

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Wind Chill Warning This Weekend Feb 13-14

Zero degree temperatures and strong winds will produce life-threatening wind chill conditions Saturday Feb 13 afternoon into Sunday Feb 14 morning.
Limit outdoor activities and dress appropriately if you must be outdoors. Carry a charged cell phone with you if you venture outdoors. When travelling by car make sure that each person in your vehicle has appropriate cold weather clothing in case you are stranded.
Be vigilant in your neighborhood. If you have any cold weather concerns for people or pets in your neighborhood please contact the Portsmouth Police Department at 401 683 0300.
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WINTER STORM WARNING – Monday Feb 8

236 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016 …

WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM MONDAY TO 7 AM EST TUESDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM MONDAY TO 7 AM EST TUESDAY.

LOCATIONS……FALL RIVER…NEW BEDFORD…FOSTER…SMITHFIELD…PROVIDENCE…WARWICK…BRISTOL AND NEWPORT

* HAZARD TYPES…HEAVY SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS…SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING…SNOW OVERSPREADS THE AREA MONDAY MORNING 4 AM TO 7 AM THEN BECOMES HEAVY AT TIMES AFTER 8 AM AND CONTINUES INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON. SNOW INTENSITY BEGINS TO DIMINISH BY MID AFTERNOON. * IMPACTS…TRAVEL WILL BE SLOW AT BEST ON WELL TREATED SURFACES…AND QUITE DIFFICULT ON ANY UNPLOWED OR UNTREATED SURFACES. * WINDS…NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH. * VISIBILITIES…ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES

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Portsmouth Town Hall – Limited Services

Some offices in Town Hall are closing early due to the storm. Please call 401-643-0499 and check before you come in. Thank you for your cooperation and be safe!

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Portsmouth Public Schools Closed Fri Feb 5

From the Portsmouth School Department: School is cancelled today, Friday, February 5, 2016, due to inclement weather.
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Parking Ban 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM Friday Feb 5

 

The Portsmouth Police Department has issued a Snow Emergency Parking Ban in Portsmouth from 7:00 AM Friday Feb 5 through 7:00 PM Fri Feb 5.

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Parking Ban beginning Sat 10:00 AM

The Portsmouth Police Department has issued a Snow Emergency Parking Ban in Portsmouth from 10:00 AM Saturday Jan 23 through 2:00 PM Sunday Jan 24.

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