Winter Weather Information

Winter Weather Update - January 26-27, 2015

What to expect when winter weather hits.

A winter storm is forecast to hit most of the MBTA’s service area beginning mid-afternoon, Monday, January 26, 2015. Light snow will eventually turn into heavy snow by nightfall with heavy wind gusts possible. Heavy snow and wind gusts are expected throughout the day Tuesday, January 27, 2015. The MBTA has put its winter plan into action in preparation for the storm.

For complete service impacts and information, check and media broadcasts regularly throughout the storm. To receive T-Alerts, please click here to sign up.

Updated: 3 p.m., Jan 25, 2015


The Red , Blue , Orange, Silver, Green, and Mattapan Lines will operate regular service. For up-to-the-minute service information, please check T-Alerts.

Commuter Rail

The Commuter Rail will operate regular service. For up-to-the-minute service information, including all delays, please check T-Alerts.


Buses will operate regular service. For updates, please check T-Alerts. For real-time GPS tracking, download an app from our App Showcase.

When snow falls, some bus routes operating on hills or narrow streets may operate on Snow Routes. To determine if your route is operating on a Snow Route, please check T-Alerts

For snow route maps and information, please click here.


Commuter boats will operate regular service. For up-to-the-minute service information, please check T-Alerts.


During inclement weather, the RIDE strongly recommends that you check with your contractor directly as services may be curtailed and customers should expect delays. The numbers are as follows:

North area: Greater Lynn Senior Services888-319-7433TTY 800-621-0420
South area: National Express888-920-7433TTY 888-607-7787
West area: Veterans Transportation877-765-7433TTY 888-553-8294

Not sure which contractor serves your area? Check here.

Service Updates & Information:

• Visit for service alerts and winter schedules.
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• Follow the MBTA on Twitter @MBTA.
• Check local news and weather broadcasts.
• Call our customer support line at 617.222.3200.

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