Friday, December 28, 2012
A second storm is headed to the area and could make driving hazardous on Saturday.
A second storm of the week is headed toward New England and will dump more snow onto the area on Saturday. 7News meteorologists are predicting Canton to get between 2 to 4 inches of snow in the storm that is expected to start on Saturday afternoon and spread into the early hours of Sunday. The good news is that snow removal shouldn’t be a backbreaking endeavour. CBSBoston’s Todd Gutner said the snow will be “dry and fluffy for most,” though he warned that driving could be hazardous at times on Saturday.
Thursday, November 8, 2012
One reader is saying she had 8 inches of the white stuff.
Mother Nature has sent snow early this year! On the heels of Hurricane Sandy, some have dubbed Wednesday night's storm "Son of Sandy." Roads were slick Wednesday night and Thursday, causing delays and traffic issues in many areas. How much snow did you get? Show us in the comments or upload your pictures!
Wednesday, February 2, 2011
For some, the snow means a little extra green.
For most folks, more snow means aching backs and a huge headache. But for some lucky businesses, the white stuff means more green in their wallets. The local supermarkets thrive during the New England winters thanks to the plethora of storms and Blizzard of 78-preparedness. Locals can not hunker down for a storm without their milk, eggs and bread. At Shaw's in Canton, the parking lot was difficult to navigate as cars were driving during the intense snow and low visibility. Shoppers ran in to buy the New England essentials before this week's two-part storm hit full swing. Aisles were packed with customers at 1o:00 a.m. Tuesday. According to a check-out clerk, "This place has been busy since I got here at 8:30 this morning." A customer …
Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Several Canton events are cancelled due to the snow.
February's first snow storm is bringing cancellations galore. Tonight's Board of Selectmen meeting is cancelled, Temple Beth Abraham's Evening Minyan is cancelled, Temple Beth Abraham's religious education is cancelled, the library's Great Decisions Discussion is cancelled. The Canton Public Schools Kindergarten registration has been postponed until February 9, and the Canton Public Schools had an early release today. All after-school sports and activities are also cancelled for today. This two-part storm is expected to bring up to 16 inches of snow to the Canton area, according to the National Weather Service. The winter storm warning is in effect through Thursday at 1:00 a.m. Today, Canton will see four to eight inches of snow with wind…
Here is what is happening in and around Canton today.
Five Things You Should Know Today is a new Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance. Check back later for more, and let us know what you think of the new feature in the comments section. 1. Canton Public Schools have an early release today due to the snow storm. Check the early release times here. 2. There is no morning or afternoon half-day Kindergarten or Preschool for Canton Public Schools due to the storm. 3. Kindergarten registration has been postponed. The new date is February 9, from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the Luce School. 4. All after-school and athletic activities for Canton Public Schools have been cancelled. 5. Today is the last day to pay the third quarter real estate and …
Monday, January 31, 2011
Where to put it? Another 12-16 inches of snow on the way for Norfolk County.
How high are the snow piles on your street? Sadly, they are about to get even higher. The National Weather Service is predicting 12 to 16 inches of powder to get dumped on the Canton area over the course of the next three days. A winter storm warning is in effect from 6:00 a.m Tuesday until 1:00 a.m. Thursday. A sign that it is a bad winter: When Canton, Georgia competes with Canton, Mass., for snowfall. Anyone up for an early spring break in Malibu?
Wednesday, January 26, 2011
Nor'easter arriving tonight and dumping another six to 10 inches on Canton.
Mother Nature is making this one tough winter. The state is preparing for Nor'easter number two of 2011 to bring another six to ten inches of snow to the Canton area Wednesday night through Thursday morning. The National Weather Service is predicting the snow to arrive after 3:00 p.m. today, with less than one inch accumulating during the day. But come tonight, the Nor'easter will bring a low temperature around 23 degrees with wind gusts up to 41 mph and dump up to ten inches of new snow. The snowfall should stop by about 11:00 a.m. Thursday and bring sunny skies with a high of 32 degrees. Leaving us all plenty of daylight hours to dig out, again. The real issue now, where to put the mounds of snow?
Wednesday, January 12, 2011
The snow is falling steadily and the Canton area may be in for more.
It is snow going in Canton today. With whipping winds and heavy snow accumulation, the town is under a winter storm warning through midnight. Canton will see daytime accumulation totals of eight to 12 inches, accord to the National Weather Service. Today's a windy one, with blowing snow and wind gusts up to 38mph. A reminder that Canton Public Schools are closed today, all sporting events have been cancelled and the Town Hall is also closed due to the storm. The Canton Senior Center is closed today and most scheduled events throughout the town have been postponed. The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has 4,000 pieces of equipment out plowing, sanding and clearing the roads, and Canton's DPW is also out in full force. However, …
Monday, December 27, 2010
A look around town during the Blizzard of 2010.
The Blizzard of 2010 dumped about 15 inches on the area and folks are busy digging out today. Check out the Canton Patch coverage of the storm. Also, send us your snow photos and we will publish them on Canton Patch! Email photos to: email@example.com Enjoy your snow day!