Beyond The Forecast


Not A Precursor Of A Hot Summer

It was just last Monday, May 4, when Boston got its first 70 degrees in 2015 and within 4 hours, the temperature had jumped to 80 with a high of 84 for the day. Then following 5 days over 70, the mercury spiked to 89 yesterday which is 24 degrees above the average high for May 10th!


(WBZ-TV Graphic)

Beyond The Forecast: Summer-Like Mother’s Day On Tap

Conditions are expected to be warm and a bit humid as you celebrate Mother’s Day on Sunday.


A winter moth caterpillar. (WBZ-TV)

After Delay In Hatching, Winter Moth Caterpillars Ready To Damage New England Plants

After a long and cold several months, winter moth caterpillars are starting to hatch and are ready to do some damage to plants in New England.



May Looking Warm

The last day that the temperature reached or exceeded 70 degrees in Boston was October 29th when the max was 74. There have been 186 consecutive days below 70 degrees in the city! That stretch will […]


Magnolia trees in bloom in Boston's North End

Beyond The Forecast: The Quest for 70 Degrees

It’s been more than a half a year since Boston has struck seventy. But the long-awaited pattern change many have been dreaming of is in the works. The warmest weather since mid-October is on the way in.


Visible Satellite Pic of New England from 9:15 Tuesday

70s In The Not So Distant Future!

With the cool stretch over the past several days our monthly temperature has averaged out to just above normal so far (+0.1 in Boston) and believe it or not, we could actually use some rain. We’re […]


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Garden Outlook – Bring On The Green

It looks like most plants and migrations are running about 2 weeks behind schedule.



Weather To Watch

As showers become more prevalent Monday night into Tuesday, the pollen levels will drop a bit so that is great news for everyone who is allergic to tree pollen. The rain will be showery in […]



The Warmth Exits

After a couple of warm days this week, it looks like the rest of the month will get blue squares meaning below average temperatures.


(Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Race In The Rain

Uncooperative weather for Boston Marathon 2015.