Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Boston, MA
AWUS81 KBOX 071246
Regional Weather Story
National Weather Service Taunton MA
745 AM EST Wed Dec 7 2016
A cold front approaches the region this morning bringing a period of
mixed precipitation to the region. Western Massachusetts will
receive light snow with accumulations up to 3 inches. East of
Worcester, along with Connecticut and Rhode Island, will receive
mostly rain this morning.
Mixed precipitation will end late this morning as the cold front
passes over Southern New England. High temperatures today will range
in the 40s with overnight temperatures dipping into the upper 20s to
A weak high pressure area will move into the region Thursday,
returning a stretch of dry weather. Tomorrow will be breezy with
wind gusts up to 20 mph along the coast. High temperatures will be
in the 40s across the region. With clearing skies overnight,
temperatures will dip into the 20s.
As a low pressure area moves along Southern Canada, gusty winds will
continue Friday. Wind gusts up to 25 mph across the region are
expected throughout the day. Afternoon temperatures will be in the
mid 30s to mid 40s Friday. Night time temperatures will be
seasonably cool as temperatures will dip into the teens for most of
Saturday will be dry with high temperatures in the mid to upper 20s.
Areas along the coast may see temperatures in the 30s. Temperature
overnight will drop into the teens once more, continuing cooler than
The next chance for precipitation will be Sunday evening as a low
pressure area moves across the Great Lakes.