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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: Sunny For Now; Weekend Looks Rainy

July 30, 2014

BOSTON — A little unusual for the season, this summer has seen quite a few rainy days in July. This weekend may see a few more showers.

Forecast: After Wild Weather, Much Calmer Rest Of Week

July 29, 2014

BOSTON — After a wild day of weather Monday things look much calmer the rest of the week. Yesterday saw a barrage of severe thunderstorms including the first tornado in Suffolk county since records of such events have been kept. But the rest of the week is mostly sunny.

Forecast: Stormy Start To The Week

July 28, 2014

BOSTON — While Monday morning will feature rain and stormy weather, the rest of the week will be clear and sunny.

Forecast: Dry, Warm Air Kicks Off Weekend

July 25, 2014

BOSTON — Friday and Saturday will feature low humidity, virtually clear skies and comfortable temperatures. It will be warm enough to be at the beach, a pool or the lake, but not so hot it’s uncomfortable.

Forecast: Hot And Humid With Lots Of Sunshine

July 23, 2014

BOSTON — Another warm and humid day is moving in today, with a southwest flow of tropical air and abundant sunshine set to heat things up for at least most of the day.

Forecast: Great Week Of Weather Continues

July 22, 2014

BOSTON — Highs today will be in the upper 80s.

Forecast: Mostly Sunny, Temperate Day Ahead

July 21, 2014

BOSTON — This week Boston has a chance to reach 90 on Wednesday.

Forecast: Sunshine, Warm Days And Mild Nights Ahead

July 18, 2014

BOSTON — Friday and Saturday are great days. Inland areas are expected to reach close to or exceed the 80-degree mark, while a sea breeze will keep readings a bit cooler along the coast.

Forecast: Risk Of Showers Throughout The Day

July 16, 2014

BOSTON — There will be enough rain to cause street flooding, and some roads may temporarily become impassable.

Forecast: Humid, Unsettled Weather Continues

July 15, 2014

BOSTON — A slow moving air mass of much drier air will take two more days to get here.

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