For The Rest Of Today: Plenty of sunshine is expected throughout the rest of today thanks to an area of high pressure. High temperatures this afternoon will be between 60 and 65 Degrees.
Tonight: An easterly wind flow is expected to set up across the region tonight. Skies are expected to start out clear to partly cloudy this evening, but will become cloudy after midnight tonight. In addition, areas of fog and drizzle are possible after midnight across Central Mass. Low temperatures tonight will be between 38 and 43 Degrees.
Tuesday: That easterly wind flow will continue across the region on Tuesday. This means that there could be a continuation of areas of low clouds, fog and drizzle during Tuesday morning across Western and Central Mass.
By Tuesday afternoon, shower activity will be on the increase as a frontal system begins to approach our area from the west. High temperatures Tuesday will be between 55 and 60 Degrees.
Tuesday Night Through Wednesday: That frontal system will cross southern New England during Tuesday night before move offshore on Wednesday. At the same time this is happening, an area of low pressure will form along this front and cross eastern and southeastern Mass late Tuesday night.
Widespread showers are expected on Tuesday night and some of these showers could be heavy in intensity, especially after midnight. The showers are expected to quickly come to an end from west to east between 5 am and 8 am Wednesday morning. Total rainfall amounts of around one half of an inch is expected across Western and Central Mass.
Any leftover clouds on Wednesday morning will give way to partly sunny skies by late morning with partly sunny skies expected during Wednesday afternoon. West winds are expected to gust up to 20 to 30 mph at times during Wednesday afternoon.
Low temperatures Tuesday night will be near 45 Degrees. High temperatures Wednesday will be near 65 Degrees.
Thursday Through Next Monday: Thursday is expected to be a partly sunny day with west winds gusting up to 25 mph at times. High temperatures Thursday will be near 65 Degrees.
Winds are expected to shift into a south to southwest direction on Friday as a cold front approaches the region. Skies on Friday will be cloudy and there may be a late day shower or two, although, it currently appears that most, if not all of Friday will be dry. High temperatures Friday will be between 60 and 65 Degrees.
That cold front will cross the region during Friday night and should be to our east by Saturday morning. Cloudy skies are expected on Friday night and there may be some scattered shower activity. Low temperatures Friday night will be near 40 Degrees.
Even though that cold front will be to our east on Saturday, there may be some lingering moisture around that leads to a cloudy day. In addition, there may be a shower or two around from time to time on Saturday. High temperatures Saturday will be near 60 Degrees.
Yet another frontal boundary will push across Western and Central Mass on Sunday night into next Monday bringing with it another round of showers on Sunday night and next Monday morning.
Outlook For Halloween: Right now, it looks like Halloween Day will feature a mixture of sunshine and clouds with a west to northwest that gusts up to 35 mph at times. High temperatures on Halloween Day will be between 55 and 60 Degrees.
Bundle up if you’re going out on Halloween Night as it looks chilly with temperatures quickly falling into the 30s after the sun sets. In addition, there could still be a gusty west to northwest wind that may drive wind chill temperatures into the 20s on Halloween Night. Fortunately, it currently looks dry on Halloween Night.
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