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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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Forecast: Summer Heat Continues With Highs In Low 90s

August 31, 2015

Highs this afternoon should reach and even exceed 90 degrees for the 10th such day in Boston this summer.

Forecast: Mid-Summer Weather This Weekend To Close Out August

August 28, 2015

Sunny and warm temperatures will make this a top 10 day of the summer — and the weekend’s looking good too.

Forecast: Next Several Days Will Be Some Of This Summer’s Nicest

August 27, 2015

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.

Forecast: ‘A Great Day To Be Outside’ As Drier, Sunnier Weather Returns

August 26, 2015

High pressure is building in from the west, and this system is going to keep us warm and dry through the upcoming weekend.

Forecast: Still Humid And Storms, Downpours Possible This Afternoon

August 25, 2015

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.

Forecast: High Humidity Until Wed.; Possible Thunderstorms Tues.

August 24, 2015

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.

Forecast: Unsettled And Muggy Conditions This Weekend, But Some Dry Times As Well

August 21, 2015

The weekend won’t be a washout, but at times it might seem that way.

Forecast: Humid, Mostly Sunny Today Before Showers This Weekend

August 20, 2015

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 […]

Forecast: Sunny And Humid With Temps In The 80s

August 19, 2015

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.

Forecast: Boston’s Heat Wave To Persist With High Humidity And Possible Thunderstorm

August 18, 2015

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.

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