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David Epstein

Meteorologist, WBUR

David Epstein has spent 30 years as a meteorologist. He was born in Portland, Maine, and studied meteorology at Lyndon State College in Lyndonville, Vt. He now teaches at Framingham State University and Colby College. He is also a horticulturalist and founder of GrowingWisdom.com.

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Weekend Forecast: Friday Lows Dip Real Low, Then Hike Up Near 80 By Sunday

September 18, 2014

BOSTON — Temperatures will dip unusually low Friday as a cold front washes over the area. They’ll bounce back by about 30 degrees, however, and Sunday looks to be sunny and near 80.

Forecast: ‘Summer-Like Air’ Returning Over Weekend

September 17, 2014

BOSTON — The lack of rain in the area is becoming an issue, and highs over the next few days will near 70 degrees before cooler air returns Monday.

Forecast: Some Early Showers, Then Breaks Of Sunshine

September 16, 2014

BOSTON — As high pressure builds in the next couple of days the weather will be ideal.

Forecast: Abundant Sunshine, Light Winds, Cool Temperatures

September 15, 2014

BOSTON — A weather system with Canadian origins is the reason it was so cool over the weekend and why temperatures continue to be a bit below average today.

Forecast: Sunny, Cool Friday With Chance Of Spotting The Northern Lights

September 12, 2014

BOSTON — A sunny and cooler Friday will yield to clear skies that could light up with a colorful solar storm known as aurora borealis, or the northern lights.

Forecast: Warm And Humid With Risk Of Showers

September 11, 2014

BOSTON — Overall the next five days is looking nice with dry weather and seasonable or even cooler than average readings.

Forecast: Cool But Nice Day Ahead

September 10, 2014

BOSTON — A cool, but nice day is underway across New England as high pressure continues to keep any rain to the south of the region.

Forecast: Warm Pattern Is Over

September 09, 2014

BOSTON — The warm pattern of last week is certainly over. Today, with a wind off the water, coastal areas will only reach the lower 70s.

Forecast: Time To Put Away The Air Conditioner

September 08, 2014

BOSTON — Sunshine prevails all day today after a coolish start to the morning.

Forecast: Thunderstorm Watch Saturday Evening, Cooler Sunday Temps

September 06, 2014

BOSTON — There is a severe thunderstorm watch for most of Massachusetts and much of New England Saturday evening. Sunday will be cooler and drier with a blend of cloud and sunshine and highs in the 70s.

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