The City of Pittsfield’s annual Memorial Day ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 31 at Pittsfield Cemetery on Wahconah Street, rain or shine. Please note that no parade will take place this year.
Programming for the event includes Mayor Linda Tyer and Sergeant PJ Hunt, guest speaker, with the Army National Guard. The master of ceremonies will be Fran Tremblay, former sailor, commander of the Vietnam Veterans Association, Chapter 65.
Pittsfield Community Television (PCTV) will broadcast the ceremony on CityLink 1303 and PCTV Select available on PCTV.org. The ceremony will also be available on Roku and Apple devices, as well as on the PCTV Facebook page.
As for the Memorial Day weekend forecast? Kind of a disappointment!
Saturday: Showers in the morning, then cloudy in the afternoon. High 49F. ENE winds at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
Saturday night: Cloudy with occasional showers late at night. Low 41F. ENE winds at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Sunday: Rain showers in the morning will progress to more regular rain in the afternoon. High 52F. ENE winds at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%. Rain about a quarter of an inch.
Sunday night: Considerable cloudiness with occasional rain showers. Low 46F. Winds NE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Monday: A few showers in the morning, then clouds persisting in the afternoon. High 67F. NW winds at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Monday evening: Partly cloudy early with increasing clouds overnight. Low 46F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph
Weather forecast information provided by weather.com.
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