Easton officials are cleaning up a winter storm that came Thursday and through Thursday night.
Friday, March 8, 2013
Thursday, March 7, 2013
Snow is accumulating quickly in Easton.
This photo, taken by Easton Patch user Michelle Mcgee was taken mid-day Thursday as snow began to accumulate throughout the Shovel Town. For complete storm updates and coverage, click here. To post your own photos on Easton Patch, click here.
We'll keep you updated as a wintery mix hits the Shovel Town.
Friday 3 p.m. Here is tonight's forecast from the National Weather Service: Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 27. North wind 11 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Click here to add your photos to our snow photo gallery. Friday 10:30 a.m. The National Weather Service says nearly two feet has fallen in the Shovel Town so far. Check out our interactive map. Friday 10 a.m. From the Town of Easton: Trash Update: Waste Management has cancelled trash/recycling pickup today (Friday). Pickup will take place on Saturday. Questions, comments, or requests for items to be included in future Town Crier mailings? …
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
A winter storm is coming this way.
Get ready for some more snow. The National Weather Service is prediciting that Easton could recieve up to 3-5 inches tomorrow and into Friday. The service issued a hazardous weather outlook and winter storm watch as a result. The snow will be mixed with rain and give way to a sunny weekend when the storm leaves on Friday afternoon. "Tomorrow and into early Friday morning will be the brunt of the storm but I have to tell you---it won't behave like a classic winter storm where we get slammed with snow for 6-8 hours then we're done," WHDH's Jeremy Reiner wrote in his weather blog. "It will be a slow, drawn out storm where it snows lightly (sometimes steadily) for several hours. Due to this, those snow totals you see on our special map will …
Saturday, February 9, 2013
Follow along with us as we continue our storm coverage.
Friday, February 8, 2013
Follow along with Easton Patch during the Blizzard of 2013
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Stay up to date with the latest on the "Blizzard of 2013".
EASTON PATCH STORM CENTRAL UPDATES, CLOSINGS & MORE: Welcome to the Easton Patch storm center. We'll be providing you with the latest updates, cancellations, outages and news about the "Blizzard of 2013". You can help too! If you notice a road closure, want to report a power outage, or just have something to say, add it to our comments section! Sunday 10:35 p.m. Easton Fire Chief Kevin Partridge told Patch tonight that all but six National Grid customers have had power restored to their homes. Easton's Warming Shelter closed at 2 p.m. today. Sunday 7:20 p.m. From the Town of Easton Facebook Page: DPW crews removed 37,075,374 square feet of snow from Easton roads during this storm. That is equivalent to 741,507,480 pounds of snow. We have…
The National Weather Service is warning Easton residents of high winds and high snow totals.
The National Weather Service issued a blizzard watch for Easton and the surrounding area from Friday morning through Saturday afternoon. According to the National Weather Service, a blizzard watch means: A blizzard watch means there is a potential for considerable falling and/or blowing snow with sustained winds or frequent gusts over 35 mph and visibilities below 1/4 mile for at least three hours. White out conditions will be possible..making travel very dangerous. Be prepared to alter an travel plans. The Weather Service is predicting that it will begin snowing after 10 a.m. Friday. Gusts of wind could reach as high as 33 mph in the Shovel Town by Friday evening. Channel 7's Pete Bouchard is predicting 16-25 inches in and around Easton. …