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Large Spread in Rainfall Totals

Pockets of very heavy rain passed over parts of the Cape last night, dropping 1 to 3 inches of rain on the Upper Cape and parts of the far Outer Cape. Interestingly, this heavy weather stayed just west of the […]

Historically Cold Stretch

The folks at the National Weather Service office in Taunton recently tweeted that the current forecast for Boston will tie the longest stretch of consecutive days with high temperatures below 20F: [10am] With the current forecast, it looks like we […]

Damaging Winds Christmas Morning

A rapidly developing storm center cut right across Cape Cod Christmas morning. On the immediate backside of this low pressure center, a “stingjet” passed over the Cape and brought a short-lived period of intense winds. The event was not unlike […]

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Wind and Rain

A strong cold front pushing through the Eastern Seaboard today will sweep across New England later this afternoon and this evening. Along and ahead of the boundary, numerous showers, downpours and embedded thunderstorms are marching north and eastward, and this […]

Next Weather System to Bring Rain, Gusty Winds

Temperatures climbed well into the 40s on Saturday and even touched 50F in a few spots during the afternoon. Similar temperatures are anticipated today (without the busy southwest wind). The unseasonably mild temperatures come courtesy of a shift in the […]

Breezy and Milder

A gusty southwest wind developed early this morning, propelling much milder air northward into the region to start the weekend. Temperatures will climb into the 40s across the area today, with some spots nearing 50F. Unfortunately, a strong gusty southwest […]

Typical for Mid-January

Chilly air remains over the region as we close out the work week. Morning readings in the upper 10s and 20s will climb to the lower and middle 30s today – not too far from where we “should be” this […]

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Ocean Effect Snows Continue

Bitterly cold arctic air over the region is moving across the relatively “mild” ocean waters and producing clouds and snow showers and snow squalls. While the sun is shining across just about all of New England…and even on the Mid […]


Midday temperatures are stuck in the middle and upper 40s…and northeast winds are still gusting to 20 to 30 mph. That, plus a persistent deck of clouds over the region, is making for a very November-like look and feel to […]

Winds Increase

While Jose is slowly weakening and pulling eastward and away from the area tonight, the worst of the storm is yet to come here on the Cape. After wobbling eastward tonight, Jose is expected to stall on Thursday and gradually […]

Conditions Gradually Deteriorate

The 5PM advisory from the National Hurricane Center placed Hurricane Jose about 285 miles south of Nantucket. The storm was wobbling north-northeastward at just 8 mph – unusually slowly for a hurricane along / off the East Coast of the […]