Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Boston, MA
AWUS81 KBOX 221327
Regional Weather Story
National Weather Service Taunton MA
825 AM EST Wed Feb 22 2017
Any morning sprinkles will diminish as a weak cold front dissipates
across our region.
High pressure positioned off the mid Atlantic coast, will then
provide dry and unseasonably warm temperatures across our region for
the remainder of today. Afternoon highs will top out in the 50s.
Warmer and moister air circling around the offshore high will
continue to spread into our region Wednesday night and Thursday.
Lows tonight will relax back into the 30s. Then on Thursday, expect
near record warmth across the interior with highs topping out in the
upper 50s to mid 60s. Across the south coast, low clouds will aid in
capping highs in the low and mid 50s.
For Thursday night, areas of fog will form along with patchy
drizzle, especially along the south coast. Lows will only be in the
upper 30s to mid 40s.
A large area of low pressure will lift across the Great Lakes region
Friday, with its attendant cold front forecast to move through our
region late Saturday. Unseasonable warmth will continue for our
region and be accompanied by a few rain showers on Friday and more
widespread showers late Saturday.
Blustery and more seasonable conditions will follow on Sunday and
Monday. Temperatures will then moderate again Tuesday and Wednesday
with the chance for rain showers.