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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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Quiet, Chilly, Tuesday

The weekend started off unseasonably mild – with temperatures in the 50s – but finished cold and wintry as daytime temperatures struggled to crack the freezing mark both Sunday and Monday and intermittent flurries and snow showers passed through the […]

Pockets of Light Snow Again Today

A moist flow of Atlantic air in the low levels of the atmosphere combined with some cold temperatures over the region is yielding a thick deck of low clouds and intermittent flurries and pockets of very light snow again today. […]

Big Changes Ahead

Unseasonably mild air poured into the area on Friday and remains in place over our neck of the woods Saturday morning. However, a strong cold front is moving eastward across the region and will sweep offshore early this afternoon. MUCH […]

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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 […]