Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Boston, MA
AWUS81 KBOX 221824
Regional Weather Story
National Weather Service Taunton MA
230 PM EDT Sat Apr 22 2017
Showers will continue throughout the afternoon and eventually taper
off this evening. Skies will remain mostly cloudy tonight and
overnight low temperatures will be in the upper 30s and low 40s.
Sunday will be dry with partly sunny skies across Southern New
England. With the added sunshine it will be a bit warmer with
afternoon highs ranging from the upper 50s to the lower 60s.
A coastal low moves up the coast early next week, bringing a period
of heavy rain and cloudy skies through Wednesday.
A cold front moves through New England early Monday morning, causing
winds to shift to the northwest. Northwesterly winds will pull that
cooler air from Canada making temperatures remain in the 50s
throughout the day. The coastal low begins moving north along the
coast Monday evening, bringing periods of rain to the southern coast
of New England for early Tuesday morning.
As the coastal low reaches just south of Long Island Tuesday, winds
will peak around 30 knots along the coast and heavy rain will
persist across much of New England. High temperatures will range in
the 50s Tuesday, with overnight lows in the 40s.
Rain will continue through Wednesday and eventually taper off
Wednesday evening as the coastal low continues moving northeast away
from the region. Skies will remain cloudy through the night allowing
temperatures to remain in the low 50s.
With the coastal low no longer an influence, a high pressure will
slowly build into the region, returning southwesterly flow and above
normal temperatures for Thursday and Friday. Afternoon temperatures
both days will peak in the mid 70s. The end of next week should be