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Weather Highlights for October 30th 2014
Boston Forecast


.THIS AFTERNOON...MOSTLY SUNNY. MUCH COOLER WITH HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
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TODAY SKIES WILL AVERAGE OUT MOSTLY SUNNY WITH SEASONABLE HIGHS MUCH COOLER TEMPERATURES THAN TODAY...MOSTLY IN THE MID 50S. TONIGHT SKIES REMAIN MOSTLY CLEAR WITH LOWS MOSTLY IN THE LOW TO MID 30S. COASTAL AREAS WILL BE MOSTLY IN THE LOWER 40S.

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2011 Southern New England Weather Conference

Updated August 22, 2011
Earlybird registration is now open for The 2011 Southern New England Weather Conference. This year's conference is scheduled for Saturday October 24th.
Earlybird registration ends Sep 19th. Hurry, you don't want to miss it!

A New Research Paper has been posted

July 27, 2007
A new Research Paper has been posted on our PAPERS AND STUDIES page. The paper titled The Use of Ensemble and Anomaly Data to Anticipate Extreme Flood Events in The Northeastern U.S. , is co-authored by Walter Drag of the Taunton NWS Forecast office, and is located under Precipitation(Flooding & Drought). Just look for the New icon.

New Surf Zone Forecast Available

May 30, 2007
Heading out to a Southern New England South Coast Beach this summer? Not before
you check out the Surf Zone Forecast for the ocean beaches of Rhode Island and
Southeast Massachusetts. This new product contains all the weather info you need
to plan your day at the beach including, sky, temperature, wind, UV Index, wave height
and water temperature. Most importantly, it contains the Threat of Lightning and the
Risk of Rip Currents.
   

NEW SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE ANALYSIS PAGE

Check out our new NEW Sea Surface Temperature Analysis Page.

Snowfall Measurement Policy

The following is a link to the official NWS Snowfall Measurement Policy: Snow Measurement Guidelines. Please note that while giving your reports to the office every few inches still is the local reporting criteria, it is important to not clear off your measuring surface for 6 hours. Taking a new value every 2 hours and clearing it off, for example, will give inflated reports.


The National Digital Forecast Database (NDFD)

Our local climate page has been redesigned and moved as a part of a national standardization effort. A transition document (PDF) is available to show where information from our old climate page is located on the new climate page.

Did You Know?
Did you know that you can access our top level web page in one of the following ways?
http://www.erh.noaa.gov/box/ (this is the prefered URL)
http://www.nws.noaa.gov/er/box/
http://www.erh.noaa.gov/er/box/

What do the abbreviations mean?
Well, "nws" is National Weather Service
"erh" is Eastern Region Headquarters (of the NWS)
"noaa" is National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
"gov" is Government
and "box" that's us, the Taunton (Boston) forecast office.



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