Monthly Archives: June 2012

Drier Heat Today, Humidity Returns Sunday

8:53AM You’ll notice a difference today. A hot day, but much drier than yesterday, and with a nice breeze from the west. But humidity will be back Sunday and Monday as we remain on the northeastern edge of a major … Continue reading

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Heat Blast

7:23AM A disturbance passes through from west northwest to east southeast this morning and a second one approaches late today producing only slight chances for showers or thunderstorms, and an even lesser one does the same thing on Sunday. Both … Continue reading

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Low Lifts Out, Summer Drifts In

2:10AM Low pressure will move away from New England leaving behind a westerly flow and more summery weather for the next several days. The region will find itself on the edge of a large area of hot weather to the … Continue reading

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Whirlpooling

3:37PM Southern New England is under the influence of a whirlpool of low pressure from the surface to the upper atmosphere and this will only slowly pull away during the next few days. As it starts to lift northeastward, a … Continue reading

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The Week Ahead

7:18AM A front crossing the region today will get bogged down as upper level low pressure drops in and spins around for a few days, holding unsettled weather in the area into midweek, similar to the pattern we have seen … Continue reading

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Sunday AM Forecast Update

9:14AM Updated forecast for eastern MA, southern NH, and RI. This will reflect a slightly more pessimistic view of the weather for the first half of the coming week but a nice turn again toward the end. Full discussion and … Continue reading

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Saturday PM Forecast Update

3:50PM Forecast update for eastern MA, southern NH, and RI. Another update Sunday morning followed by a full discussion and forecast for the week ahead on Sunday evening… Have a great weekend and be safe! SATURDAY AFTERNOON / EVENING (THRU … Continue reading

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Heat Ending

5:22PM Short Term (through evening ): Thunderstorm threat continues through tonight in eastern MA, RI, and southern NH, though I don’t expect any widespread severe weather. Any storms that do occur could cause torrential rain and frequent lightning. Through early … Continue reading

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Record Heat Today, Thunderstorms Friday

3:05AM High pressure aloft and a west northwest wind at the surface will be the perfect setup for record heat today, along with significant humidity, though it may become slightly drier than yesterday. It should be mainly dry though a … Continue reading

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Wednesday Forecast Update

2:37AM Forecast for eastern MA, southern NH, and RI… TODAY: Mostly sunny. Highs in the 90s except 80s Cape Cod & Islands. Wind W 5-15 MPH. TONIGHT: Partly cloudy. Lows from the middle 60s to lower 70s. Wind NW under … Continue reading

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