Thursday, October 2, 2014

Forecasts and Weather News

Warm Sunday; Cooler Next Week

There will be more clouds on Monday, but it will stay warm for late-September

It will feel like summer in Southern New England again on Sunday. There will be plenty of sunshine with highs in the low to mid 80s inland, and 70s near the coast. A 5-15 mph south-southwest breeze will develop in the afternoon. Sunday night looks mild and a bit humid, with lows near 60. Monday will feature more clouds, but ... Read More »

Sunny and Warm Weekend

The first weekend of fall will feel more like summer in Southern New England. Saturday will be sunny and warm, with highs near 80 inland, and in the 70s at the coast. It will be mainly clear and comfortably mild Saturday night. Lows will be in the 50s early Sunday morning. Sunday looks even warmer, with lots of sunshine and ... Read More »

Moderate Drought in Southern New England


Several weeks of mainly dry weather leads to a moderate drought in most of Rhode Island, Eastern Connecticut, and Southeastern Massachusetts. There has not been a significant widespread rain storm since the second week of August in these areas, and this September is among the driest on record. A moderate drought signifies reservoirs and streams running lower than normal, and ... Read More »

Sun Returns Friday; Warm Weekend

Skies will clear on Friday as a storms slides out to sea

A storm system south of New England brought plenty of clouds, but not many showers on Thursday. Stray showers are possible Thursday night, primarily in the evening and near the coast. Skies will slowly clear from west to east early Friday morning. Lows will be in the low to mid 50s Thursday night.  Friday will become mostly sunny during the ... Read More »