Massachusetts: Rotating storm w/large hail.. headed to Whitmanville, Fitchburg, Welville ….next 10 min...Townsend, West Groton in 20 min
In Vermont..EXTREME flooding..Report of mobile home washed down Saxtons River with people trapped inside. Dick Westney Charlestown, NH
Meanwhile, friendly reminder that we "Spring Ahead" on Sunday, March 10th at 2 AM (not this weekend, but next)
SEVERE T-STORM WATCH Barnstable,Bristol,Dukes,Essex,Franklin,Hampden,Hampshire,Middlesex,Norfolk,Worcester,Bristol,Nantucket,Plymouth--- 8pm
WATCH: Brattleboro, Vermont, badly hit as Irene tore through southern VT http://ow.ly/6f1ll
Current wind gusts: Boston 40 mph, Blue Hill MA: 46 mph, Taunton, MA: 58 mph, New Bedford MA 58 mph, Providence RI 54 mph, Groton CT 51 mph
Some rotating storms are possible as well - will be monitoring this threat very closely this afternoon particularly in southern New England.
If u're out & about 2nite, look UP! Orionid meteor shower peaks thru pre-dawn tomorrow. U'll see crescent moon too. tinyurl.com/3py62fr
Watching a big ocean storm to our south that will organize & approach Nantucket by tonight. Ahead of it, clouds increase this afternoon.
So, here's all you need to know at this point on the potential 4 a powerful coastal storm (via @mattnoyesnecn): tinyurl.com/9xlfnvz
SUB-ZERO temps in a lot of central/northern New England. With wind factored in, southern New England feels like SUB zero too. #bundleup
Fire danger remains elevated today altho no red flag warnings are up. Wind is much lighter, but the air is dry & obviously the ground is too
Happy 1st day of Meteorological Spring New England! Astronomical Spring starts March 20th at 7:02 AM (vernal equinox).
Some locations may reach 100. Heat Index values (feels like temp) will exceed 100 for many. Important 2 stay hydrated, avoid over-exertion.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Hampden, Worcester [MA] and Tolland, Windham [CT] till 3:00 PM
Today, the threat for severe storms shifts 2 southern New Eng. Storms develop from midday through the afternoon & evening.
Otherwise warm & humid today, highs in the 80s. Low 90s tomorrow, hit or miss storm. Near 90 both weekend days with pop-up storms.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Norfolk, Worcester in Massachusetts till 4:15 PM
Tomorrow looks beautiful! Sunny, warm, low humidity, hiighs in the 80s. T'storms likely for July 4th though - some of which could be strong.
Quiet, dry, cool weather for the next several days. Expect high temperatures at or slightly below average & lots of sunshine.
Bright but chilly regionwide today. Highs around 30 south, 20s central/north. "Feels like" temps in the teens for most with gusty NW wind.
Some storms may become severe & could contain damaging wind gusts, hail and even an isolated tornado (western MA/CT).