Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Forecasts and Weather News

Cool Friday, Milder This Weekend

Friday looks like another cool day in Southern New England

It felt a lot more like early March than mid-April on Thursday in Southern New England. A fresh easterly wind kept the temperature from getting above the mid 40s in RI, even with lots of sunshine. It was colder and cloudier in Eastern MA. The coast flirted with 40° all afternoon. The normal high temperature is close to 60°. The ... Read More »

Dry and Cool Weather in the Midweek

Cool sunshine returns to New England on Wednesday

A wild storm that brought strong winds and 1-2″ of rain to Southern New England ended as sleet and snow before dawn on Wednesday. A coating of snow and sleet was on the ground in many spots as the temperature fell to near freezing early in the day. Wednesday afternoon will be partly to mostly sunny, and unseasonably cool. There ... Read More »

Areal Flood Watch Into Wednesday Morning

Flood Watch Tuesday through Wednesday morning

Soaking rain is likely Tuesday afternoon and night in Southern New England as a wet weather system moves through the Northeast. 1-2″ of rainfall is possible in most of Southern New England, and the National Weather Service in Taunton, MA has issued an Areal Flood Watch for the potential for urban and poor drainage flooding Tuesday into Wednesday morning. URGENT ... Read More »

Wind Advisory Tuesday PM

A Wind Advisory is in effect from noon to midnight on Tuesday

A potent weather system will bring rain and strong southerly winds to Southern New England on Tuesday. The wind may occasionally gust over 40 mph, and the National Weather Service in Taunton, MA has issued a Wind Advisory for Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts. NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 432 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014 ...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED AGAIN ... Read More »