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Enjoy Clear Skies on Saturday

What are you waiting for? Get out there and enjoy the day! Temperatures will continue to be fantastic today with mostly clear skies, a few passing clouds and low dew points that will just make it...

  • forecast Jul 29

    Another Round of Storms Rolls in, But Weekend Forecast Shows Some Promise

    To answer your question, no, we haven’t fallen back into the same rainy pattern — yet. Another threat for storms rolls in later today. Timing these has been difficult at best. Our guidance seems slap-happy to make it rain all over this afternoon (and the Sox game), but it seems that we could hold off much of the water until…

  • Weather Jul 29

    Severe Storms Possible Thursday Night Into Friday Morning

    It took a while, but most of us regained mostly sunny, mostly smoke-free skies on Wednesday afternoon. Pleasant dry air thanks to high pressure takes control for a brief time. Low temperatures will bottom out in the mid 50s to 60 degrees south, mid 40s to mid 50s across the North Country Wednesday night. Thursday features increasing cloud...
  • Weather Jul 28

    Strong Storms Expected Thursday Night; Tornado Threat Possible

    Sunshine develops this afternoon as high pressure noses south into New England. Overall, expecting a dry and pleasant day with highs only reaching into the mid- to upper 70s, with low 70s at the coast. Showers may develop across western Massachusetts and Connecticut as a weak area of low pressure moves overhead. High pressure remains in control ove...
  • forecast Jul 28

    Cooler, Cleaner Wednesday, Showers Continue Thursday

    The front that generated last evening’s strong to severe thunderstorms has stalled over southern New England. Most of us are now in cleaner and cooler air. Connecticut is the exception, which remains rather smoky with a few showers or thunderstorms possible today. We’re starting off rather chilly and damp for this time of year, but the showers shou...
  • severe weather Jul 28

    Severe Thunderstorms Roll Across New England; Damage Reports Roll in

    Severe thunderstorms swept through New England Tuesday night, prompting warnings and causing damage across the region. Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms struck into the evening. The highest chance of damage came from 4-9 p.m., and reports of damage were coming in Tuesday night. Kirsten Sims says the storm moved in quickly in her neighborhood ...
  • First Alert Jul 27

    Cooler Stretch of Weather Follows Tuesday's Heat and Thunderstorms

    Another warm day is on tap Tuesday ahead of an approaching cold front that will trigger showers and thunderstorms across the region in the afternoon and evening. Wildfire smoke from fires burning across the western U.S. and Canada will be around again Tuesday, though not nearly as bad as Monday. High temperatures will top out in the upper 80s......
  • forecast Jul 27

    Smoky Skies Turn to Downpours, Damaging Wind Tuesday into Wednesday

    The next front from Canada is slowly easing from north to south today with scattered showers this morning, then strong to severe thunderstorms this afternoon. The primary threat torrential downpours and perhaps some damaging wind is on an axis from the Berkshires of Massachusetts to the Maine coast between 4 and 8 p.m. The smoke from the wildfires ...
  • Thunderstorms Jul 26

    More Classic Summer Weather in Store: Heat, Humidity and Storms

    Beautiful summer weather is on tap for much of New England to kick off our week, with highs topping out well into the 80s to around 90. The thunderstorm risk Monday is very low, although we can’t rule out a stray shower or storm in far northern New England. Tuesday will be just as hot, except in northern New England,...

  • Weather forecast Jul 26

    Showers, Thunderstorms Follow Fair Start to Week

    An area of high pressure brings fair and humid weather to New England today. An atmospheric disturbance will bring daytime cumulus clouds but we’re not expecting any rain chances from them across southern New England. Up north, showers and thunderstorms will develop, some containing strong gusty winds and small hail. High temperatures will re...
  • forecast Jul 26

    Summer Heat, Humidity Return, More Thunderstorms Ahead

    Sunday’s poorly timed rain cloud has moved well to our east. It left in its wake mostly a dry air mass, but with some instability. That may trigger an afternoon thunderstorm, especially in New Hampshire and Maine. Though there are not too many clouds in the sky today, that layer of smoke has returned, so it’s not exactly a...

  • Maine Jul 26

    Small Earthquake Reported in Massachusetts

    Did you feel it? A small earthquake hit Massachusetts moments after midnight Sunday morning. The brief rumble occurred on the North Shore of Massachusetts, as a magnitude 1.4 earthquake struck with an epicenter of Peabody, Massachusetts.  For the most part, the sensation was only felt in the immediate surrounding communities of Danvers, Salem,...
  • Weather Jul 26

    After Rainy Close to Weekend, Monday Is Back to Vacation Weather

    It’s a rainy start to the day Sunday with drier conditions expected for this afternoon. While most of the area will be enjoying partial clearing during the afternoon, the potential for thunderstorm formation will remain across western Massachusetts and Connecticut. The biggest threats are strong wind gusts: 40-60 mph, 1” hail, and lightning. Not ex...
  • Weather Jul 25

    Rain Closes Out Weekend

    Our streak of winning weather ended with yesterday’s day three of sunshine and low humidity. A warm front is pushing across New England this morning generating a period of rain, perhaps briefly moderate, before we have some sunny breaks with scattered afternoon showers and thunderstorms possible. It’s becoming more windy, from the southwest 15...
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