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Arthur has moved on but he certainly contributed to an active week here in New England.
Now it’s July and sticky and we’re tracking a tropical storm which is rather rare for this early in the season in this area.
While the temperature peaked at 90 in several communities north and west of Boston yesterday, the city came up short by 1 degree again. I am quite confident that Boston will have its first 90 degrees of the season today.
It is another spectacular weekend in New England. The humidity is low but the air is not bone dry like last weekend. Nevertheless, it is still quite comfortable despite the gradual rise in temperatures by 2-3 degrees in each succeeding day
Happy Summer Everyone! The summer solstice occurred precisely at 6:51 am yesterday and the season ends with the autumnal equinox at 10:29 pm on September 22.
The weekend weather, for the most part, is shaping up to be wonderful across the region. Add to that the start of summer tomorrow and it should put a smile on many faces for sure.
With a very warm airmass in place, the potential still exists for Boston to get its first 90 degrees of the season today but it is a close call.
I hope your Father’s Day was a great one. Mine was outstanding. The weather certainly cooperated by delivering perfection in my opinion. The combo of sunshine, low humidity and temperatures near 80 made everybody happy to be outside enjoying a variety of activities.
It is a delightful day for all of the Dads and everyone else today. The air is very dry with dewpoints in the 40s and the temperatures will max out in the upper 70s to near 80 in most locations.