Friday, March 8, 2013
Take a photo out your window right now - office, home, classroom, whatever - and upload it to Portsmouth Patch!
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
Friday, March 8
It's snowing again, Portsmouth! More snow created a beautiful winter wonderland on Friday morning and it's still coming down! We want to see what it looks like near you! Let's get a picture of what the town looks like, before it melts. Snap a photo out the window or door of your home, office, classroom, whatever and upload it by clicking the green button above this text. If you can't upload, email your photo to Sandy@Patch.com.
Friday, February 8, 2013
It's going to snow this weekend, but how much will we get?
Nemo is here! The blizzard of 2013 began in Portsmouth just before 8:30 a.m. Friday. The National Weather Service is predicting 2 feet of snow will fall before its end. Portsmouth Patch wants to know your snowfall predictions! How much snow do you think we'll see? I asked the question on Portsmouth Patch's Facebook page Friday morning. Here's what a few had to say. Alan Herman: 5-7 inches Brian Thompson: 17" Paula Wallace: 24" Claudette Souza Cottle: 12 in. Pat Vaillancourt: Too much How much snow do you think we'll see in Portsmouth from the blizzard? Tell us your snowfall predictions in the comment section below!
Monday, January 28, 2013
Messy weather is expected later today into Tuesday.
More snow, as well as sleet and freezing rain, is expected this afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. Snow is expected to arrive after 3 p.m. today, with accumulations of less than an inch predicted. Tonight, more snow, sleet and freezing rain is expected before 9 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. Less than an inch of new snow and sleet is expected this evening with more rain on Tuesday morning. Will the weather keep you indoors tonight? What will you do during this latest storm? Tell us in the comments!
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Time to take out those tape measures, rulers or marked strings and let us know—how much snow fell in your yard?
How much snow fell in your backyard? The National Weather Service estimates this storm would result in anywhere from three to six inches of new snowfall on Tuesday. How much did you measure? Take out your rulers, measurement sticks or just marked cardboard, and let us know! Post your snow totals in the comment section below. You can also post pictures of those measurements in the photo gallery above. Please include your street name so we can find out—which neighborhood saw the most snowfall in Portsmouth? Don't forget to include the time when you measured!
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
How are the roads in Portsmouth? Did you have any trouble getting to school or work today?
A rain/snow mix slowed some morning commutes through Portsmouth today. Although areas throughout Rhode Island saw more snow, Portsmouth's slushy roads resulted in the sound of plows this morning. At least one crash is believed to have occurred during this morning's storm. A telephone pole was reportedly struck on West Main Road near Cory's Lane. Further details about the crash are unknown at this time. How were the roads? Did you encounter any issues on your way to work/school this morning? Tell us in the comments below. The slush and snow mixtured did not cause any delays. Portsmouth Public Schools started on time this morning. According to the National Weather Service, rain will continue through the afternoon. Do you have photos from …
Monday, January 7, 2013
Did you build a snowman or woman in the last storm? We want to see your photos.
The snow outside might be melting, but there were quite a few snowmen seen around Portsmouth after the last storm! Did you build one in your yard? Did you take a photo? Portsmouth Patch wants to see your best snowmen or women. Upload your photos of snowmen by clicking the green "upload photos" button above or e-mail them to Sandy@Patch.com.