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Weather Summaries

June 2014 Summary – Drier and Sunnier than Average

June 2014 Summary – Drier and Sunnier than Average

Blue Hill Observatory June 2014 Summary: The month was notable for being much warmer, drier and sunnier than average.  The 24-hour mean temperature for the month of 66.8F was 2.7 degrees warmer the 120-year average for June, and this was about one degree above the 1981-2010 30-year average.  The maximum temperature for the month was […]

| July 4, 2014 | Reply
May 2014 Summary – Warmer and Cloudier than Average

May 2014 Summary – Warmer and Cloudier than Average

Blue Hill Observatory May 2014 Summary: The month was notable for being generally warmer and cloudier than average and slightly dry.  The 24-hour mean temperature for the month of 57.3F was 2.0 degrees warmer the 120-year average for May, and this was about one degree above the 1981-2010 30-year average.  May was the first month […]

| June 4, 2014 | Reply

What's Happening on the Hill

Governor Patrick Vetoes Funding for B.H.O.

Governor Patrick Vetoes Funding for B.H.O.

On Friday, June 11th Governor Patrick signed the final 2015 State Budget. Unfortunately funding for Blue Hill Observatory was vetoed by the Governor. The $100,000 for “Operational Support” for B.H.O. had been recommended in the final report of the Conference Committee. The veto was part of $1,775,000 in line item vetoes from the State Parks […]

| May 10, 2014 | Reply
Last Week to Sign up for the 2014 Summer Workshop

Last Week to Sign up for the 2014 Summer Workshop

Last Chance to Sign up for Blue Hill Observatory’s 2014 Summer Workshop: “Launch Your TV Weather Career”     2013 Blue Hill Observatory Summer Weather Workshop Class in studio with Meteorologist Joe Joyce. . This summer’s workshop  is designed for students who enjoy learning about the weather and who might like a career in broadcast meteorology. While […]

| April 27, 2014 | Reply
Spring Open House at Blue Hill on May 31st 2014

Spring Open House at Blue Hill on May 31st 2014

Blue Hill Observatory Spring Open House Saturday, May 31st, 2014 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Enjoy browsing the Blue Hill Meteorological Observatory including views from the top of the tower. There will be displays by Mount Washington Observatory and US National Weather Service Boston MA – other presentations and activities will be listed when […]

| March 25, 2014 | Reply