Photo: Belmont, after the snow.
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Belmont and Eastern Massachusetts that will be in effect all day Monday, Feb. 8 and ending during the morning commute Tuesday.
The service is predicting between six to ten inches of snow to fall in the region, becoming most intense between 8 a.m. and into the early afternoon accompanied by high winds blowing steady between 15-25 mph with gusts hitting 40 mph.
Traveling will be slow at best on well-treated roads and challenging on unplowed or untreated surfaces.
Here are a couple of phone numbers you should have on hand:
Belmont’s SNOW EMERGENCY HOTLINE: 617-993-2698.
Belmont Light’s Outage Line: 617-993-2800.
Here is winter storm information from the Department of Public Works that you can print out or download to your computer or phone: Winter Weather Brochure
Snow Removal Bylaw:
- See Rules and Regulations of the Town’s Residential Snow Removal Bylaw from Community Development: Snow Removal Rules and Regulations
- See the Commercial Sidewalk Snow Removal list from the Department of Public Works: Commercial Sidewalk Snow Removal List