NOAA urges mariner to avoid right whales here »
Ten right whales recently sighted off Nantucket
It looks like we'll just miss the major impacts from the next Winter Storm, whic? »
It looks like we'll just miss the major impacts from the next Winter Storm, which is expected to impact the area Sunday into Monday morning (maybe Elsa is listening to our demands). While much of the area South of 495 could see up to 8 inches of the white stuff, we are forecasted for 2-3. This is still enough to make roads hazardous so drive with caution. Also, that Elsa has proven to be a sneaky foe, so please monitor weather reports in case she decides to increase our snow totals.
Coast Guard Frees Fishing Boat From Ice In Quicks Hole Passage »
WOODS HOLE - A Coast Guard crew responded to a fishing vessel trapped in ice in Quicks Hole Passage in Woods Hole Friday. At about 10 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England were notified that the 69-foot fishing vessel Misty Blue was stuck in ice north of the passage. A Coast Guard navigation?
Cape Cod riding winter rollercoaster »
The massive snowfall totals and bouts of bitter cold faced by residents of the Cape this year are unusual in the short term. But the brutal winter weather may be part of a larger pattern, and a predictor of things to come.“To have this much snowpack on the Cape, this persistence of cold…is almost unprecedented,” said Phil Burt, a meteorologist with CapeCodWeather.net. “As a month, we’re challenging the coldest month ever.”While snowfall [...]
Barnstable Town Council Approves Emergency Sand Nourishment Funding For Sandy Neck »
SANDWICH ? Barnstable Town Council has approved the appropriation of $50,000 for emergency sand nourishment for Sandy Neck Beach. Park officials say that Winter Storm Juno caused significant damage to the dune, severely compromising the northeast corner of the parking lot. Sandy Neck Beach Park Manager Nina Coleman told?