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Updataed: Thu May 05, 2016 04:00PM
12m: Feeling the cold? Thinking this doesn't belong in May? Check out the 1st 5 days of May vs Dec. Seeing any trends?
58m: RT : NOAA/NHC offering 2016 hurricane webinar series that begins on Tue. Info available here:
4h: RT : Join in at 2pm ET for the Twitter Chat series about wildfire safety.
4h: RT : 1415Z Geocolor image of a developing force low in the Western .
9h: Rain & NE gales beginning at noon; warnings posted; waves forecast to build 8 to 12 ft into this evening
9h: More wet wx to come. Rainfall amounts over the last 4 days; +1-inch amounts over W/SW portions of
10h: [6a] Already some decent NE wind gusts being reported up to 30 mph; will increase thru today
10h: NE winds & high astro-tides; minor coastal flooding threat for E MA tonight; impacts to vulnerable shore roads
10h: Low clouds & some drizzle persist today; rain returns late → tonight esp over SE New England
10h: [Today] Highs such as these are typically reserved for late March; 15° below average. Gray, cool, dreary.
11h: [5a] Hitting the road? Just a heads up. Low visibilities w/ drizzle & patchy fog across E Mass, NE RI.
17h: [1030p] Awesome WV shot; deep moist tropical-origin plume up the E coast & upper low over the S Great Lakes
19h: Thanks Kevin! MT : ALSO lightning in Cedarville,
19h: Thunder w/temps in the 40s? Yes, instability aloft has resulted in scattered T-storms along the S.coast of &
19h: Thanks for the report. Thunder also reported at Newport & New Bedford . MT : thunder in Portsmouth RI.
23h: Bring your umbrella & wear a warm coat! Will be a chilly, wet day Thursday. Check out the details:
May 4: Correction: This May snowstorm actually occurred in 1812, not 1804. Sorry for error.
May 4: [Weather History] On this date in 1804, a rare may snowstorm fell from Philadelphia to Maine. Waltham, MA had 9" and Keene, NH received 12".
May 4: [7a] A bit of a chill out there this morning. Not a bad idea to grab a jacket along w/ an umbrella
May 4: If you catch a glimpse of sunshine this morning, you're lucky. Rain on the increase thru today into this evening
May 4: Rain today into this evening, esp during the PM commute; a locally heavy downpour, even a t'storm psbl SE
May 4: Brief glimpses of sunshine this morn soon to be overshadowed by an increasing threat of rain thru the day
May 3: More rain on the way? Tropical moisture over the Gulf of Mexico & Carribean is streaming up the Eastern Seaboard
May 3: MT : 2011, 1 of the most deadly U.S. tornado seasons ever, was a catalyst for NWS change
May 3: Clouds and dreary weather conditions will prevail into tonight as temperatures dip into the 40s.
May 3: The last time PVD had 3 or more days of precip greater than a Trace was April 1-4th of this year. Took a whole month.
May 3: Spring seems to be in a slump as temps have been at or below avg over the past 7 days for both BOS & BDL.
May 3: Here is a look at the Noon temperatures today. Running about 15 degrees below avg for early May.
May 3: Awesome example of mountain wave cloud formations in the strong NW flow over the higher terrain of Sicily!
May 3: [17 Years Ago Today] May 3, 1999 numerous powerful tornadoes tragically resulted in the loss of 46 lives in OK/KS.
May 3: [6a] Latest radar, much of experiencing wet weather & reduced visibilities w/ temps in the mid-upr 40s
May 3: Next 7-days? Gradual rise in temps & continued wet weather chances into the weekend.
May 3: [Today & Tonight] Wet, dreary, cloudy, near steady temps tho well below-average, & an E wind. Welcome to May.
May 3: [4a] Don't forget the umbrella as you're heading out this morning. A wet morning commute.
May 2: [Evening Briefing] Forecast remains unchanged, rain redevelops late tonight into Tue morning then tapers off midday
May 2: How much rain fell today? Ranging from 0.67" Bradley Arpt in to 0.06" at Newport . Here is a complete list.
May 2: MT : Don't underestimate the power of water! It doesn't take much to sweep ur car away.
May 2: All of us wish Hydrometeorological Technician Bill Simpson a Happy Birthday!
May 2: More wet weather late tonight & Tue AM. Up to 1" near South Coast. Damp & chilly...more like !
May 2: Thanks Craig! More on the way late tonight. MT : 0.41" rainfall so for North Weymouth 51F cloudy
May 2: Our May SKYWARN training sessions kick off tonight in Bloomfield, CT at the Senior Center (330 Park Ave). Join us!
May 2: A look at 6-hour rainfall totals (8am-2pm) from today.
May 2: [2pm] And just like that more showers have popped up! Expect a brief passing shower thru late PM.
May 2: Stop the presses! MT : Breaking news.. We had a few peeks of filtered sun in North Weymouth, though chilly at 46F ugh May 2!
May 2: Wondering where tonight's rain is coming from? Why, here it is in Kentucky! Arrives after midnight
May 2: [120p] Rain exiting the coast. Cloudy & damp rest of day w/spotty drizzle. More rain arrives tonight.
May 2: [1150a] Heads up ! Showers/storms heading to N RI & SE MA. Brief downpours & 30 mph gusts thru 1 pm.
May 2: Thanks! MT : Crazy downpour with I would estimate gust around 30-35mph in Willimantic right now!
May 2: Great info. Thanks! RT : 30mph
May 2: Matches radar estimates nicely! RT : 0.28" in the station rain gauge today. Most of that from the storm in the last half hour.

Updataed: Thu May 05, 2016 04:00PM