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Threat For Severe Storms Saturday

It has been a remarkably hot start to the month of September  – we hit 91 in Boston yesterday marking the 7th time we’ve hit 90+ this year.  Our hottest September day on record EVER […]

09/06/2014

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EF-0 Tornado Confirmed in Worcester

The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF-0 tornado did in fact touch down last night in the city of Worcester.  Barry Burbank’s blog shows detailed information on the setup and radar – you can […]

09/01/2014

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Thunderstorm Potential Thursday

It’s a beautiful start out there this morning but another round of unsettled weather is on the way for later on today.   A bundle of upper level energy will push through the region from northwest […]

08/07/2014

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Stunning Imagery From April 27th-30th Severe Weather Outbreak

Find Eric Fisher on Twitter and Facebook Even when it’s turning tragic, one can’t help but notice the stunning power and spectacle of weather. We’re seeing it at work this week as numerous severe storms […]

04/29/2014

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Tornadoes & Record Snow

Who doesn’t enjoy a little trivia on a Sunday?? This morning’s questions featured on WBZ-TV were tough ones…and involved opposite ends of the weather spectrum.  Take a guess & see how you do! On this […]

04/27/2014

A storm front brought high winds and thunderstorms to New England on Sunday, June 2, 2013. This tree was toppled in the Back Bay neighborhood of Boston.

New England Weathers Severe Storms

Damaging winds flattened trees and utility wires and knocked out power in parts of northern New England on Sunday, flights were delayed in New York City, flash flooding hit central Massachusetts and there were reports of a tornado in South Carolina as the East Coast weathered the remnants of violent storms that claimed 13 lives in Oklahoma.

06/02/2013

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MEMA Pushes Free ‘Alert App’ For Storm

In keeping with the times, smartphone apps and text alerts could help residents cope with the effects of Hurricane Sandy as the strong storm heads for the east coast.

10/27/2012

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Alternative Ways To Get News If Power Goes Out

With Hurricane Sandy expected to hit the East Coast in the next few days, you can never be armed with enough information, especially if the power goes out.

10/26/2012

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Severe Weather, Tornado Threat Possible Thursday Evening

The Storms Prediction Center has put much of southwestern New England in a moderate risk category for severe weather. Unfortunately, an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out later today.

07/26/2012

Trees toppled in Arlington (Photo credit Amateur Radio SKYWARN Spotters, Kate Murphy and Marek Kozubal)

Microburst Topples Trees In Arlington During Severe Weather Outbreak

Crews are cleaning up after a likely microburst hit Arlington during the severe weather outbreak on Wednesday.

07/19/2012

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