- Friday, March 20, 2015 at 9:34 am
Mother Nature is not letting go of winter easily today. She is hanging on to winter like a stubborn lion, not a gentle lamb.
Newtown, and the region, is expected to see a little more snow before the Vernal Equinox arrives at 6:45 this evening.
According to the National Weather Service (New York, NY Office), snow is expected to arrive in Newtown “mainly after 1 pm,” and will continue well into the overnight hours. Accumulation of up to 5 inches is possible.
- Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 12:15 pm
The light snow that began during the overnight hours is expected to continue until around 4 pm, according to the National Weather Service. Temperatures at midday registered 21° F, which the weather service says will stay steady all afternoon.
- Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 12:30 pm
A Winter Weather Advisory is currently in effect for Newtown, and the entire state. The sun may be shining at midday, but a Hazardous Weather Outlook is also in effect, with the National Weather Service calling for snow to begin falling after 4 pm Tuesday, March 3. Another 1-2 inches of snow may be on the ground before sunset.
- Monday, February 9, 2015 at 8:38 am
Due to the weather today, Newtown Historical Society has decided to postpone tonight’s scheduled program, “Women’s Work In WWII.” A new date for the program will be an-nounced.
- Monday, February 2, 2015 at 8:02 am
The following closings, cancellations or delayed openings have been announced for Monday, February 2, 2015 (newest announcements will be added to the top of the listing):
*Yoga Dimension morning classes were cancelled. The status of afternoon and evening classes have not yet been determined.
*All town meetings scheduled for today have been cancelled. Public Building & Site Commission meeting has been rescheduled already, for 7 pm tomorrow at Newtown Municipal Center (change of location).
*Newtown Municipal Center will be closed today.
- Monday, January 26, 2015
With New England bracing for a blizzard, due to arrive by tonight, closing and cancellation notices are bound to be part of that process.
- Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 8:10 am
Readers, groups and individuals with events planned for Saturday — or even Sunday, if this storm hangs around — that will be affected due to the weather are invited to contact Bee Associate Editor Shannon Hicks with this information.
- Wednesday, November 26, 2014
In response to the snowstorm that has reached the area, businesses and organizations have begun announcing program cancellations and/or early closing plans.
Readers who would like to have their closings or cancellations announced are invited to call 203-426-3141 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Wednesday, February 12, 2014
An approaching winter storm is expected to impact the tri-state region during the next few days.
A very complex weather pattern will continue to affect the southern US through Thursday, according to the weather service. A mixture of winter weather hazards, including heavy snow and freezing rain will continue across the Southeast Wednesday before moving up the Eastern Seaboard, where it will affect parts of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast into Friday.