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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

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

lackof90

Heating Up: First 90º Of The Year in Boston?

Those who love to roast in hot summer heat have been out of luck so far in 2015. Will we finally break the 90º mark this weekend?

07/10/2015

elnino

El Nino Is Here. What Will It Mean For New England?

The equatorial Pacific is heating up and it’s looking extremely likely that El Nino will be a player well into 2016. What impact will it bring to New England?

07/09/2015

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Threat For Localized Flooding Wednesday

Sticky, soupy, oppressive, sweaty – use whatever adjective you like – it’s humid out there! The steamy air will fuel downpours and thunderstorms as a cold front sweeps through later on today.  With so much […]

07/08/2015

This once-giant snow mound in the Seaport District  is now a pile of dirt and trash. (WBZ-TV)

Why Is That Southie Snow Pile STILL There?

Against all odds, a pile of filthy snow and ice remains in South Boston. A leftover scar from the winter of 2014-15. But how has this pile survived so long? We look to science for the answer.

07/07/2015

needtoknow

Weekend Weather Picks

Two days look like winners this weekend, but the 4th is a tricky call as we watch a storm system to our south. How close will it come to our festivities on Saturday?

07/02/2015

(Photo credit CARL COURT/AFP/GettyImages)

Nonexistent 90s Again

After a cool June, some are wondering when the 90s will make their way into Boston. Will we be talking about heat waves anytime soon?

06/30/2015

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch In Effect

There’s been no real change to our thinking here in the WBZ Weather center; severe storms are possible today with the time frame of greatest concern between 2-8 PM. A few details to go over… […]

06/23/2015

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