Morning Coffee Report 7-3-19

Reminder:

Friday’s garbage will be picked up on Wednesday.

Weather

Wake up to 73 at 6 a.m. on Wednesday. Plan for rain on Wednesday after the noon hour.

Chance of showers in the morning ranges between 5 and 9 percent. Temperature at 9 a.m. will be 80 degrees and humidity will be 78% making it feel like 90 degrees.

By noon the temperature will rise to 88 with a real feel of 100 degrees. Humidity will still be high at 60%. Chances of showers rises significantly after 2 p.m. with a 14% chance and again at 5 p.m. with a 43% chance of rain.

The high of 92 will be at 4 p.m. but it will feel like 102. At 7 p.m. there is a high chance of a thunderstorm with a temperature of 84 degrees however it will still feel like 90 degrees.

Another thunderstorm is predicted for 10 p.m. but temperatures will be lower with 78 degrees. Midnight temperature will 75 with high humidity at 88%.

Overnight cooling will bring temperatures down to the low 70’s expect 73 degrees at 6 a.m. on Thursday.

Pet Tips For 4th of July: Make sure you have kitty litter if you plan to keep your outdoor cats in during the 4th of July holiday.

How To Calm A Dog During Fireworks

Cesar on keeping dogs calm on the 4th of July

EVENTS:

4th of July Fireworks will be shot off on the 4th, that’s Thursday, be prepared for some delays as the police will be directing traffic after the show. Fireworks are shot off from the municipal pier located at the east end of Hawthorne street. Residents with town stickers can park at any metered space for free.

Fireworks can be viewed very well from the Naval tower located at the Northern most side of the boardwalk and all the way to the end of the public beach leading out to the point.

As you pass the range tower on the point visibility becomes less optimal. Of course watching from a boat in the water is always a spectacular site. The Municipal pier will be closed early in the day to allow the pyrotechnic professional to set up for the show.

The fireworks start shortly after dark. Usually after 9 p.m. We hope you enjoy the show. As always if you have any questions please post them in the comments section and we will try to answer them all to the best of our knowledge.

Have a happy Independence Day!

Upcoming Event July 5- Montross First Friday

PSA:


Please be advised that Town administrative offices will be closed on Thursday, July 4 and Friday, July 5, 2019.

Also be advised that large crowds are expected in town for the July 4th Fireworks and there may be full or partial road closings and redirection of traffic patterns.

LET’S TALK TRASH

Trash pick up schedule for this week will be changed due to the July 4th holiday.

Monday and Tuesday routes will be picked up on Monday, July 1st.
Wednesday and Thursday routes will be picked up on Tuesday, July 2nd.
Friday route will be picked up on Wednesday, July 3rd.

ATTENTION: The town will hold a special yard debris pick up from July 8 – July 12. Yard debris will be picked up on the same day as your regular garbage pickup. Have all bags and bundles by the road by 6 a.m. on your scheduled day.

The county now requires hang tags for all residents visiting waste disposal sites. The County is also requiring you purchase a permit to dump items that require payment at the treasurer’s office. This eliminates the need for dumps to take in payments. See article below.

SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL PROCEDURES EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2019


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