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Regional Weather Story 
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA 
505 PM EDT Wed May 22 2019

Mostly clear skies early tonight will give way to increasing clouds 
after midnight. A few showers are possible late tonight into early 
Thursday as a warm front approaches from the southwest. Any showers 
are expected across northern Connecticut into portions of western 
Massachusetts. Lows tonight will fall back into the mid 40s to low 
50s.

Most of Thursday will be dry but showers and scattered thunderstorms 
can be expected late in the day into Thursday night ahead of a 
sweeping cold front. Southwest winds ahead of this cold front will 
increase during the afternoon, gusting up to 25 to 30 mph. Afternoon 
temperatures will warm into the 60s to low 70s Thursday. Night time 
lows Thursday night will relax into the 50s.

In the wake of the departing cold front, it will be a bit windy on 
Friday, with north to northwest winds blowing 15 to 25 mph with 
higher gusts. There's a risk for showers across eastern 
Massachusetts, otherwise the region will be dry.

Looking ahead, much of Saturday looks dry with warm temperatures, 
but a fast moving disturbance will probably bring a period of 
showers late Saturday into early Sunday. The rest of Sunday into 
Memorial Day looks to be mainly dry, but an approaching warm front 
may bring some showers by Tuesday. Then continued warmth on 
Wednesday with widely scattered showers.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For WESTERN ESSEX County


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Regional Hourly Observations For WESTERN ESSEX County

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Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Massachusetts
Based on observations at 500am EDT, Thursday May 23, 2019

Across Massachusetts...temperatures are near 52 degrees west, near 52 degrees central, and near 56 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 74%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 57%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are calm west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 7 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 12 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 0850 degrees at NAntucket. The lowest temperature is 48 degrees at Worcester.


Hazardous Weather Outlook For WESTERN ESSEX County,MA

323 AM EDT Thu May 23 2019

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For WESTERN ESSEX County, MA
Issued at 415 AM EDT Thu May 23 2019

TODAY
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers this afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening. Chance of rain 60 percent.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds 15 to 20 mph, becoming north in the afternoon. Gusts up to 35 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph, becoming northwest around 5 mph after midnight.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph, becoming south in the afternoon.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

SUNDAY
Showers likely. Warmer with highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.

TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s. Lows in the mid 50s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Not as cool with highs in the upper 70s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Massachusetts
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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
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MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1878...
An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record 
book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the 
deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville)
...1882...
An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches
reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an
afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of
May. (The Weather Channel)
...2000...
An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield 
KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down 
briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)

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