Follow those blizzard gusts with the Fishermen

Posted

If you wake up wondering how strong that window rattling gust was in the middle of this weekend's blizzard, the Westport Fishermen's Association has the answer.

The Association recently installed a weather station at their Horseneck Lifesaving Station museum on the beach in Westport. A live link to the equipment gives readings for temperature, wind speed, precipitation and much more.

To take a look, visit http://www.westportriver.org/lss-weather-station.html

Comments

No comments on this story | Please log in to comment by clicking here
Please log in or register to add your comment

2016 by East Bay Newspapers

Barrington · Bristol · East Providence · Little Compton · Portsmouth · Prudence Island · Riverside · Rumford · Seekonk · Tiverton · Warren · Westport
Meet our staff
Jim McGaw

A lifelong Portsmouth resident, Jim graduated from Portsmouth High School in 1982 and earned a journalism degree from the University of Rhode Island in 1986. He's worked two different stints at East Bay Newspapers, for a total of 18 years with the company so far. When not running all over town bringing you the news from Portsmouth, Jim listens to lots and lots and lots of music, watches obscure silent films from the '20s and usually has three books going at once. He also loves to cook crazy New Orleans dishes for his wife of 25 years, Michelle, and their two sons, Jake and Max.