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.
Highs this afternoon should reach and even exceed 90 degrees for the 10th such day in Boston this summer.
Sunny and warm temperatures will make this a top 10 day of the summer — and the weekend’s looking good too.
The weather looks very tranquil for the next week. The final few days of August and the start of September are going to feature some of the nicest weather of the summer.
High pressure is building in from the west, and this system is going to keep us warm and dry through the upcoming weekend.
There’s a chance of showers this morning, but most of the rain will come this afternoon and evening. Today’s storms may be pretty strong — even severe — in some areas.
Oppressive humidity will stick around for another day, with possible thunderstorms hitting the area Tuesday. This morning, it’s foggy and drizzling, but the sun should break through the clouds periodically throughout the day.
The weekend won’t be a washout, but at times it might seem that way.
BOSTON If you want relief from the humidity you are going to either have to be patient or drive hundreds of miles. Dew points which measure the amount of moisture in the air area not going to fall to comfortable levels (under 60 degrees) for about another week. Along with the humidity, temperatures will continue […]
It will be a nice beach day today with tides high in the mid-afternoon hours and water temperatures at their warmest point of the year.
The heat wave in Boston will come to a slow end Wednesday, but temperatures will remain hot and humid most of the week. Brief showers and thunderstorms may occur in the afternoon.