Cape Cod basked in one of the mildest winters on record last year and so it should have come as no surprise when Mother Nature, deciding that no Cape Cod Inn should have too much of a good thing, decided to remind us what a normal New England winter should feel like! We had already… [ READ MORE ]
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Cape Cod was preparing for the worst and the stores were full of locals purchasing their storm supplies and essentials: Beer (hurricane or no hurricane this is Cape Cod in the off-season) Bottled Water (had to be sparkling if you lived in Chatham) Flash-light (in case you misplaced the beer) Batteries (price gouging at the… [ READ MORE ]
Well it had to be said that, weather-wise, things had been going quite swimmingly on Cape Cod. We were well into January and winter temperatures had hardly dropped below freezing. There’d been no frost to speak of nor indeed any snow to scrape off the car. Perhaps global warming could result in the season for… [ READ MORE ]
The rain stayed away and the blue skies remained in Harwich & Chatham. The wind however did show up and gusted at 65 mph so the surf got interesting and trees came down. Being Brits we decided it was time to put the kettle on and have a cup of tea!
As of 10am the wind has picked up in Harwich but still no rain. I guess the peak will hit in a couple of hours but it looks like we’ll be spared the real wrath of Irene. It’s now downgraded to a Tropical Storm and at the moment bringing a warm southerly (stiff) wind to… [ READ MORE ]