Situational Awareness Statement (MEMA) February 7, 2013

The National Weather Service has provided the attached weather update related to the major winter storm that will impact the area Friday and Saturday, February 8th-9th, 2013.

The updated forecast calls for the heaviest snow to move into Massachusetts starting at 2PM. In addition, the NWS had increased the snowfall forecast for areas within the I495 belt to over 24 inches.

MEMA will activate at Level II (Full Activation) starting at noon Friday and remain activated at that level for as long as necessary.

All 18 Emergency Support Functions (ESFs) will be staffed.

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