Winter Storm: Swampscott Information Center

Stay up to date with the latest on the Monday/Tuesday winter storm.

Tuesday, Jan. 22

8:22 a.m. – So much for the snow.

Monday, Jan. 21

11:20 p.m. — Snowfall amounts up in the air. Forecasters say the storm is farther off the coast than expected but heavy bands could track west to the coast and dump up to 6 inches in the morning.

6:06 p.m. — Snow forecast increased, Winter Storm Warning declared: The National Weather Service has upped its forecast for the Swampscott area to 5-8 inches, with accumulations of a foot possible.

3:05 p.m. — Forecast calls for 4-6 inches of snow.

Scroll down for important phone numbers, websites and more. Stay with Swampscott Patch as we keep you updated throughout the storm.

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  • In an emergency, dial 911
  • Police Department: 781-595-1111
  • Fire Department: 781-595-4050
  • Public Works Department:
  • National Grid gas emergencies: 800-233-5325
  • 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) 
  • MBTA Swampscott station: Service updates


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