The Changing of Seasons ContinueBy dawn on Sunday, the cold front will lie across SNH. Plenty of morning clouds will still be in place. It may still trigger a few early morning light showers especially at the coast. By noon, the cold front will be pushing off the coast, with cooler drier more stable air following in for the afternoon with a breezy NW wind which will pick up during the mid afternoon hours. Skies will increase with sunshine from N-S during the afternoon with highs ranging from 70-76 degrees. Warmer temps will be found south of Boston and in SE MA.
Tracking A Few Showers This WeekThe best chance of showers on Monday likely happening during the morning hours. Breaks of midday sun will try to pop through during the afternoon. This could trigger a brief pop up shower or thunderstorm during the afternoon. Highs will be in the upper 70's and Lwr 80's with a breezy SW wind ahead of the approaching front.
Stellar Weekend...Next Chance of Showers? Onshore winds are a bit breezy at the coast which will help to keep temps in the lwr 70's at the beaches this afternoon. Meanwhile, away from any onshore wind, highs will be in the mid-upper 70's to near 80 in western New England.
The Return of Summer WarmthHigh pressure remains over us today providing plenty of low level dry air at the surface. We have seen a mix of sun and clouds across Northern and Central New England. So far, not a bad day, but clouds will continue to stream into the region during the afternoon. Generally, clouds and filtered sunshine today with highs in the 70's to near 80.
Just Hitting Our Stride....High pressure sits over us today with sunshine, light winds, low humidity. Winds will be shifting onshore this afternoon keeping temps in the 70's at the beach, with some lwr 80's farther inland. Fair weather cumulus will start to build again with the midday sunshine, while high cirrus clouds will increase from the south during the afternoon as well.
The Tropics & Summer Heat Coming Back To LifeHigh pressure at the surface controls our weather. yesterday it was a cool NW breeze. Today, winds will be light from the west which will make for temps to be close to 5 degrees warmer with many areas approaching 78-79 degrees by afternoon.
Perseid Meteor Shower To Peak Sunday NightNight-owls and early morning risers may catch a glimpse of the Perseid meteor shower set to peak Sunday night into Monday morning.
A Weekend Spectacular!Sunshine 70's and Lwr 80s today with light winds and low humidity and a light sea breeze for some immediate coastlines. High pressure crests over us today and tonight with clear skies and light winds. High clouds will increase after midnight which will be the prime view of the Perseid meteor showers
Soakers on Friday...Weekend Delight Showers and embedded storms will push from west to east during the morning hours. I expect a dry morning commute across Eastern MA, but rain will quickly be filling by 9 AM. By 10 AM we will be seeing heavy downpours, embedded thunderstorms pushing through which will likely last into the afternoon with the front still in western New England. Highs will hold in the 70's to near 80 Friday.
Next Chance Of Rain...High pressure will be pulling off the coast Tuesday with a more southerly wind at the surface. Sunshine with highs in the 70's and lwr 80's likely inland with a seabreeze at the coast keeping most beaches in the 70's
Amazing to Start, Wet to Finish This Week
Series of Fronts This WeekendSunday morning will be filled with sunshine, but another vigorous short wave will be pushing into New England to help enhance lift and instability in the atmosphere. Clouds will be building by midday, with scattered showers and storms starting to pop during the afternoon hours.
Few Hit or Miss Showers This WeekendA cold front will be pushing through New England Saturday. Saturday morning will see some clouds as well as the potential for a few more scattered showers or a thunderstorm. Not everyone will see them. Westerly winds aloft will direct these scattered showers, clouds through New England during the morning. Drier air should follow in during the afternoon with skies becoming partly sunny and highs in the lwr 80's with falling humidity.
Seasonally "Cooler Air" Settles In for Early AugustHigh pressure will remain close enough to us Thursday that we will manage to squeeze out another good day with sunny to Partly sunny skies. Highs will again be in the Lwr 80's inland with 70's at the coast. Clouds will be increasing form east to west during the afternoon. By the evening commute, skies will be cloudy.
As July Ends... No Heat in SightHigh pressure is sitting to the west of New England this evening and wrapping in light NW flow. Temps will be dropping into the 50's overnight in many suburbs. So open the windows, give the AC's and fans a rest and let the cool air settle into your home. Today was so nice we will do it twice! Wednesday looks like another sparkling day with light west winds and highs around 80-85 degrees. Winds will likely turn onshore during the afternoon to keep many beaches in the 70's.