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A Chilling Tale

Unlike the frigid storm one year ago from January 2-3 which dumped 8-24″ of the fluffiest powder snow we ever get around here, this weekend’s system is minor indeed.

01/03/2015

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Facts And Forecasts

We have been living a charmed life this week and after a gorgeous Saturday and the 5th day this month above 50 degrees, I am expecting a string of light showers and sprinkles amounting to a few hundredths of an inch in places Sunday from mid-morning to early afternoon from northwest to southeast.

12/28/2014

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Coming Attractions

We are in a relatively quiet period through the week. There are a couple of minor systems to briefly shake things up a bit. The powerful storm that pounded the West Coast several days ago will only manage to release a few showers as it crosses over New England Tuesday night into early Wednesday morning.

12/15/2014

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A Brightening Weekend

As the “wheel of misfortune” slowly rolls eastward over the next few days, drier air will become entrained into the circulation. This means that some patches of blue sky and sunshine could appear at any moment!

12/12/2014

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Wheel Of Misfortune

As bone-chilling as it was Monday with temperatures struggling to reach the 20s, we were very confidently predicting that the nor’easter would create a robust rain event. It even exceeded expectations in northeastern MA where 4-5″ amounts were common. With

12/10/2014

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Weekend In New England

The atmosphere was sufficiently cold to initially support a brief burst of snow before switching to ice pellets and freezing rain last evening across northern MA. It became rather slippery in places in the Route 2 corridor but, thankfully, there was not enough freezing rain to cause any significant ice accretion and power outages

12/06/2014

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Anomalous November Cold

Temperatures will be running close to 15 degrees below average tomorrow and Wednesday.

11/17/2014

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November Revelations

The major weather story that is going to create significant implications is the plunge of arctic air into much of the nation.

11/10/2014

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November Unfolds

November is here with a vengeance. Its debut lived up to its reputation of being a bleak month in many more ways than one. Tree defoliation, disappearance of any remaining flowers and crops, dropping temperatures and sunsets before 5pm is all downright depressing.

11/02/2014