Beyond The Forecast

2015 Weekend (1)

Summer Lovers Weekend

The heat continues – although we get a break in the oppressive humidity today as drier air works into the region.  We hit 91 in Boston yesterday and 92 the day prior.  If we can […]

07/31/2015

thurnight

Blue Moon Coming Thursday Night

What is a Blue Moon and is it as rare as the saying indicates?

07/30/2015

trend

Week Of True Summer Weather

We’ve seen a couple hot days here and there, but this week delivers the most consistent stretch of heat and humidity we’ve seen so far this year. Throw in a few bouts of thunderstorms, and you’ve got a classic midsummer week of weather.

07/28/2015

weather

What Does The El Nino Mean For Us?

Yesterday was definitely a July anomaly for eastern New England as high temperatures maxed out 6-14 degrees below average for July 25th. Boston’s high was only 69 degrees!

07/26/2015

90s

Hottest Time Of The Year? In Theory Anyway

It’s the warmest time of the year when we should be roasting in heat and humidity. But the next few days certainly won’t feature any of that. Will the 90s be able to make a comeback anytime soon?

07/23/2015

Barry Burbank

Something For Everyone

Way overdue, the temperature hit 90 in Boston yesterday. This puts 2015 in 5th place for the longest wait for 90 degrees.

07/20/2015

2015-Severe-Impact

Hot & Humid; Severe Storms Possible Sunday

Keep an eye to the sky because there is a slight risk for severe storms late Sunday afternoon.

07/19/2015

derechopath

20 Years Ago – Intense Derecho Strikes

We don’t get them often, but summer can bring a phenomenon called a ‘derecho’ to the region. 20 years ago, one of the strongest in recent memory plowed through New York State and southern New England. Here’s a look back on the event and how these wind storms can form.

07/15/2015

Foo Fighters (Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Rocking the Fenway Forecast

Baseball is taking a breather at Fenway Park and a couple big concerts will take their place through the weekend. Here’s a look at how the weather is shaping up for all 3 shows.

07/14/2015

barry-weather

Summer Heat And El Nino

Boston’s maximum temperature yesterday failed to attain 90 degrees again.

07/13/2015