Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Boston, MA
AWUS81 KBOX 182046
Regional Weather Story
National Weather Service Taunton MA
345 PM EST Wed Jan 18 2017
Areas of drizzle will continue through midnight, with freezing
drizzle across the interior. Skies will remain cloudy overnight
while temperatures fall back into the mid 20s to mid 30s.
Dry high pressure will build over New England Thursday and Friday.
Under mostly clear skies, afternoon temperatures will warm into the
40s on Thursday, but upper 30s to low 40s on Friday. Night time lows
Thursday night will be in the mid 20s to mid 30s. The high will
shift offshore Friday night and behind it a few showers or flurries
may spread across southwest Connecticut and southern Rhode Island.
Looking to the weekend, another high pressure area over Quebec will
build south across New England providing dry weather. Afternoon
temperatures on Saturday will range in the 40s, and on Sunday in the
mid 30s to low 40s. Mornings lows will average in the upper 20s to
For Monday and Tuesday of next week, a storm system lifting out of
the lower mid west could bring our region a wintry mix of
precipitation on Monday which changes to rain by Tuesday. Strong
easterly winds could also impact our region with this large storm.