WATD Operation Stormwatch – Advisories, Closings and Resources

Important Utility Contacts

NATIONAL GRID – Dial National Grid’s Toll Free Emergency Outage Reporting Number – 1-800-465-1212.

People who depend on electric-powered life support equipment, such as a respirator, should let National Grid know. To register as a life support customer, call the Customer Service Center — 1-800-322-3223

To get text message alerts and updates through a free National Grid service, text the word STORM to NGRID (64743) to sign-up for the service
Click Here for National Grid’s Outage Map

NSTAR – Dial NStar’s Toll Free Emergency Outage Reporting Number – 1-800-592-2000.
Click Here for NSTAR’s Outage Map

Emergency Resources

Click Here for the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency
For non-emergency assistance and information (including shelter locations), call 2-1-1 or visit www.mass211.org

Our 2013 Blizzard Photo Album

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Local Closings Around the South Shore

SCHOOL CLOSINGS/DELAYS
CHILDCARE/PRE-K ADVISORIES
TOWN/MUNICIPAL ADVISORIES
BUSINESS/COMMUNITY ADVISORIES
CHURCH/RELIGIOUS ADVISORIES
SHELTER INFORMATION & OTHER ADVISORIES
TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

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