[UPDATED] MANSFIELD STORM CENTER: No School In Mansfield Wednesday

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6:24 p.m. Superintendent Hodges has announced that due to the inclement weather, there will be no school tomorrow. 

4:05 p.m. The Massachusetts Trial Court has canceled First-day Jurors for Wednesday, January 22nd, in most counties statewide, including Bristol County. Courts in Bristol County will also be closed tomorrow. 

12:18 p.m. The Mansfield boys varsity basketball game moved to 4 p.m. tonight, no admission charge, so come support the hornets!

Original Story: Another snowstorm is headed this way and will bring high winds and frigid temperatures with it. Snow should begin this afternoon and will intensify overnight.

The National Weather Service is predicting 6-10 inches for the Mansfield area. Cape Cod and the Islands are expected to get hardest hit by the storm with blizzard conditions and 10 to 14 inches of snow expected.

A potential problem with this storm is wind gusts. Late Tuesday night and Wednesday morning should see wind gusts close to 40 mph, which could lead to power outages. Temperatures are expected to remain in the teens all week.

Here’s what weather forecasters are predicting for us:

Mansfield Emergency Contacts
  • In case of an emergency, dial 911
  • Mansfield Police Department - 508-261-7301
  • Mansfield Fire Department - 508-261-7488, 508-261-7489
  • National Grid power outages: 800-465-1212
  • National Grid gas emergencies: 800-233-5325
  • NStar: Report a power outage website
  • Comcast: 1-800-COMCAST (1-800-266-2278)
  • Verizon: 1-800-VERIZON (1-800-837-4966)
  • RCN: 1-866-TECH-RCN (1-866-832-4726)
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HJ January 21, 2014 at 12:09 PM
Has Mansfield called off school for tomorrow? My kids asked me 100 times in the last 24 hours.
BH January 21, 2014 at 12:39 PM
Tell them to pipe down and go shovel.
Tina Mqs January 21, 2014 at 06:18 PM
They're closed as of around 6 pm- got a reverse- call-out then. Happy they made an early decision.
HJ January 21, 2014 at 06:39 PM
We'll be out shoveling as a family tomorrow. Maybe Papa Gino's for a treat for lunch.


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