Watch Hill Fire Department
Watch Hill Fire Department
2020 Incidents
Jan 7
Feb 12
Mar 4
Apr 6
May 14
Jun 19
Jul 0
Aug 0
Sep 0
Oct 0
Nov 0
Dec 0
Total 62

Past Incidents
2019 160
2018 169
2017 124
2016 128
2015 133
2014 112
2013 140
2012 144
2011 178

Past Training Hours
2018 3553
2017 4063
2016 3635
2015 3841
2014 2699
2013 2591
2012 2265
2011 2379


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Latest 10 Responses
  • 07/04/2020: http://911txt.co/r/wd/184314/200 2020/07/04 22:53:27 200 @EAST BEACH @EAST BEACH BTW EVERETT & MANATUCK AVE (@EAST BEACH) WESTERLY BRUSH FIRE IN AREA OF SERVICE CALL FOR FIREWORKS AND POSSIBLE BRUSH DO NOT RESPOND!!
  • 07/04/2020: http://911txt.co/r/wd/184308 2020/07/04 22:05:13 BROWNING RD BROWNING RD, OCEAN VIEW HWY INTERSECT WESTERLY BOX ALARM
  • 07/04/2020: http://911txt.co/r/wd/184278/100 2020/07/04 15:03:52 100 @EAST BEACH @EAST BEACH BTW LGHT HSE & EVERETT AVE (@EAST BEACH) WESTERLY MEDICAL ASSIST ETOH FEMALE ON THE BEACH
  • 07/03/2020: http://911txt.co/r/wd/184220/1 2020/07/03 10:37:25 1 @NAPATREE PT @NAPATREE POINT - LAND AREA (@NAPATREE PT) WESTERLY RESCUE - WATER CALLER REPORTS DOG IN THE WATER IN DISTRESS
  • 06/29/2020: http://911txt.co/r/wd/184048/54 2020/06/29 17:05:40 54 @BOX LOCATION #54 - (WHFD) FOSTER COVE AT ARRAQUAT RD (@BOX LOCATION) WESTERLY BOX ALARM OX ALARM
  • 06/29/2020: http://911txt.co/r/wd/184033/71 2020/06/29 14:33:05 71 UZZI AV WESTERLY STRUCTURE FIRE CALLER REPORTS HOUSE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING - SMOKE IN HOUSE
  • 06/29/2020: http://911txt.co/r/wd/184024/10 2020/06/29 11:44:25 10 SEQUAN RD WESTERLY STRUCTURE FIRE
  • 06/27/2020: http://911txt.co/r/wd/183970/14 2020/06/27 20:26:44 14 MASSACHAUG RD WESTERLY CO INVEST CO ALARM ACTIVATION
  • 06/26/2020: http://911txt.co/r/wd/183918/167 2020/06/26 20:07:54 167 WATCH HILL RD WESTERLY STRUCTURE FIRE POSS STOVE FIRE
  • 06/26/2020: http://911txt.co/r/wd/183890/3 2020/06/26 14:09:20 3 EVERETT AV WESTERLY FIRE ALARM

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WHFD Mutual Aid Structure Fire in Misquamicut - Additional Photos

Department Photographer Rebecca Schilke, June 30

These are additional photos of the structure fire on Uzzi Avenue in Misquamicut.

During an extended period of heavy rain and severe lightning, a lightning strike to the cupola ignited a fire on the second floor of the residence. Upon arrival, heavy black smoke was coming from the eaves and the ridge line and heavy fire was visible in a second floor window. The fire was quickly extinguished and damage ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Watch Hill Fire Assists Misquamicut Fire at Structure Fire Caused By Lightning

Chief Robert Peacock, June 29

Watch Hill firefighters responded mutual aid to assist the Misquamicut Fire Department this afternoon at a structure fire on Uzzi Avenue.

During an extended period of heavy rain and severe lightning, a lightning strike to the cupola ignited a fire on the second floor of the residence. Upon arrival, heavy black smoke was coming from the eaves and the ridge line and heavy fire was visible in a second ... (Full Story & Photos)

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WHFD Urges Fireworks Safety

Deputy Chief Jason Simmons, June 28

As the Fourth of July approaches, many families will enjoy the nation's birthday with fireworks. In recent years the state of Rhode Island has legalized certain types of consumer works. While the members of the WHFD encourage all of our residents to enjoy the holidays with their loved ones, we also urge you to do it safely. With that in mind, the Watch Hill Fire Department provides the following ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption WHFD Reminds Residents and Visitors of Available Access to Local Weather Station and Tide Gauge Information

Chief Robert Peacock, June 21

Just as a reminder the Watch Hill Fire Department website has direct links to local weather and tidal gauge.

Simply click on the links on the main page.

The weather station is located at the Watch Hill Fire Station. It is 33’ above sea level at 41.32 North and 71.85 West. The weather station continuously measures and reports current conditions including, temperature, dew point, wind speed, wind ... (Full Story & Photos)

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WHFD Reminds Residents of Electrical Safety

Chief Robert Peacock, June 14

In light of a recent fire involving a malfunction in an electrical socket, Watch Hill firefighters are reminding residents to always dial 911 and request firefighters to respond if you notice a burning smell in your home.

In the recent incident, an electrical outlet malfunctioned. A slight burning smell had been noticed earlier in the day and increased in intensity until light smoke was visible. ... (Full Story & Photos)

This outlet malfunctioned and began to smoke after a slight burning smell had been noticed earlier in the day.

The rear view shows obvious signs of extensive melting and charring.
This outlet malfunctioned and began to smoke after a slight burning smell had been noticed earlier in the day. The rear view shows obvious signs of extensive melting and charring.

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