Here's the latest forecast for Tuesday and Wednesday.
Snow Projections Bumped Up Again
The next winter storm is expected to start on Tuesday afternoon and last through Wednesday morning.
The National Weather Service issued a winter storm watch for Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday morning. The so-called “jackpot” area is expected to span from the Tiverton-Little Compton area through Cape Cod, but heavy snow with accumulations of 4-8 inches are possible throughout much of the state, especially along the south coast and islands. Some weather maps predict as much as 10 inches in some areas.
Below is what you need to know about this week's significant winter storm. We will be updating this storm center article throughout the storm, so be sure to check back throughout.
Tiverton schools will be closed Wednesday. It's a snow day!
Little Compton schools closed Wednesday.
Portsmouth schools are closed Wednesday.
Aquidneck Island Christian Academy is closed Wednesday.
All Saints Academy is closed Wednesday.
No closings at this time.
Tiverton police issue parking ban, starting at noon Tuesday.
The town of Middletown has issued a parking ban for tomorrow afternoon. No other bans at this time.
Tiverton and Little Compton Emergency Contacts
- In case of an emergency, dial 911
- Tiverton Police Department - (401) 625-6722
- Tiverton Fire Department - (401) 625-6707
- Little Compton Police Department - (401) 635–2311
- Little Compton Fire Department - (401) 635–2323
- National Grid power outages: (800) 465-1212
- Verizon: 1-800-VERIZON (800) 837-4966