NewportReady Storm Update
The latest update from community group NewportReady.
The following is an update from NewportReady.
SITUATION REPORT FROM CITY (info as of Monday 1020)
Wellington Ave closed; Memorial at beach closed; (Mon 0730)
Ocean Dr closed (Mon 0900)
2nd St at Bridge closed (Mon 1000)
There is No Parking Ban
Intermittent power outages in North End (1010)
Water receding on Bridge St .. expected to return at next high tide (8PM) (Mon 1016)
NR FIELD SITREPS PASSED TO CITY
Third St between Marsh and Elm. Quite deep. Water bubbling up through drains. (Chris Mon 0807)
Power outage - Admiral Kalbfus area (Chris Mon 1000); brief outage Point, Top of Hill
Power restored - Admiral K near Third (Mon 1005)
Here's how you can get the latest info on National Grid power outages in RI:
-- Get reports pushed to your cellphone -- but do this NOW ! Text the word STORM to NGRID (64743) to sign up.
-- Follow them on Twitter -- @nationalgridus
-- Follow them on the web -- https://www1.nationalgridus.com/PowerOutageMap-RI-RES
-- Find them on Facebook -- http://www.facebook.com/nationalgrid
Report an outage at 1-800-465-1212
- If you have an anemometer, we'd like to know when you have any wind gusts above 50MPH (speed, time, wind direction, barometer). National Weather Service - Taunton values this data.
- If you have an FRS radio, make a call for "any station" on Channel 1. We're listening to this channel.