A quiet Sunday afternoon and calm waters bring peace and quiet after a rain drenched storm yesterday that brought over 3.81" of torrential rain in less than 9 hours at West Island..NOW...AT 3 PM...MOSTLY SUNNY. TEMPERATURE AROUND 71. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. AT 5 PM...MOSTLY SUNNY. TEMPERATURE AROUND 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. AT 7 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE AROUND 67. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
As September of 2009 winds to a close wind gusts exceeded 30 MPH during this brief shoot. .NOW...AT 7 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH. AT 9 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE AROUND 59. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH. AT 11 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE AROUND 58. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH. Some salt spray fogged the lense towards the end of the clip. This scene shot down the end of my street, Bluepoint Rd., West Island, MA http://www.westislandweather.com/
Fairhaven Firefighter Jim Rocha entertains at "Down The Hatch" at Earl's Marina. Jim a longtime Fairhaven Firefighter is well known for belting out some good songs as a guitar soloist . Jim is also one of the most experienced scuba divers in Southern New England., and has his own diving company.
Sit back, relax and enjoy this sunset taken August 18, 2009 at 730PM. I kept the natural sound track. The sunset was at 7:40PM today. The equivalency of a sunset time the 3rd week in April. Tonight's forecast: Mostly clear in the evening...Then becoming partly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Humid with lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Wednesday: Mostly cloudy in the morning...Then becoming mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Humid with highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon.
The WIIA annual clambake was held on Sunday, August 16. Lobster, Clams, Chowder and all the other classic ingredients made for the ultimate West Island feast! the all-you-can-eat @$40.00 per person event was catered by haveaclambake.com out of Wareham, MA. proceeds benefited the West Island Improvement Association
The West Island Improvement Association held it's very popular Chinese Auction on Saturday, August 15, 2009. As always a full house for this popular fund raising event. Proceeds go towards scholarships and support the association's building and upkeep
(additional footage) Fairhaven Fire Department launches Boat 68 from Hoppy's Landing at 5:38PM today for 2 kayakers in distress off Gull Island Road on off West Island. According to the West Island Island Weather portable instruments on scene wind gust exceeded 20 knots out of the southwest at the time of the call. Both boaters made it safely to shore
Fairhaven Fire Department launches Boat 68 from Hoppy's Landing at 5:38PM today for 2 kayakers in distress off Gull Island Road on off West Island. According to the West Island Island Weather portable instruments on scene wind gust exceeded 20 knots out of the southwest at the time of the call. Both boaters made it safely to shore.
Fairhaven Harbormaster Dave Darmofal chews out some speeding Jet Ski boaters. There is a no wake zone where they were allegedly speeding. The guys on one of the Jet Ski's gave a fake name and moved out slowly after the warning. Shortly after this, a speeding Jet Ski flew by at high speed with a little passenger that was only about 8 years old. See this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ALnld...