Hurricane Arthur prompted officials to warn beachgoers about riptides.
After brushing Massachusetts on Friday, Arthur was downgraded to a tropical storm early Saturday and its winds weakened to 70 mph (110 kph) as continued moving north.
Tropical downpours from Hurricane Arthur caused major problems in Massachusetts on Friday.
Here’s a look at the coverage of Hurricane Arthur from WBZ-TV reporters from around the region.
Hurricane Arthur is coming this way and will likely pass 50 miles or so east of Nantucket Friday night.
Arthur’s approach to the Cape and Islands changed some visitors’ plans but most were determined not to the let the storm ruin a holiday weekend away.
Forecasters have issued tropical storm warnings for Nantucket Island and parts of Cape Cod in Massachusetts as Hurricane Arthur approaches.
We are now cautiously optimistic that most of the festivities should go off without a hitch (or a storm).