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Registration Now Open for Local Weather Course

Registration Now Open for Local Weather Course

| April 10, 2019 | Reply

Title: Basic Meteorology Course Description: Curious about our crazy New England weather? Ever wonder what kind of cloud was floating above your head? Would you like to learn how you can predict the weather in your own backyard? Come join us for an enjoyable, interactive class on weather! The course includes some easy and fun experiments, […]

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

| April 9, 2019 | Reply

BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY TUESDAY, APRIL 9, 2019 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME MORNING FOG GRADUALLY DISSIPATING THROUGHOUT THE DAY WITH A LIGHT NORTHEASTERLY WIND…. This morning we measured 0.19 inches from yesterday’s rainfall. Fog reduced throughout […]

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Monday, April 8, 2019

| April 8, 2019 | Reply

BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY MONDAY, APRIL 8, 2019 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME FOGGY WITH RAIN BECOMING DRIZZLE IN THE AFTERNOON…. This morning we measured 0.30 inches from the rainfall this morning, and another 0.19 inches by […]

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March 2019 Summary – Sunnier and Snowier Than Average

March 2019 Summary – Sunnier and Snowier Than Average

| April 7, 2019 | Reply

Blue Hill Observatory March 2019 Summary: March temperature was near average, and the month brought more snow than average despite being drier and sunnier than average. The 24-hour adjusted mean temperature for the month of 34.7 deg F was 0.3 degrees warmer than the 120-year average for March and slightly cooler than the 1981-2010 30-year […]

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Sunday, April 7, 2019

Sunday, April 7, 2019

| April 7, 2019 | Reply

BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY SUNDAY, APRIL 7, 2019 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME WARM DAY WITH A PARTLY CLOUDY MORNING MAKING WAY FOR OVERCAST SKIES IN THE AFTERNOON…. This morning, the sky was only partially obstructed with […]

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Saturday, April 6, 2019

Saturday, April 6, 2019

| April 7, 2019 | Reply

BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY SATURDAY, APRIL 6, 2019 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME CLOUDY, FOGGY EARLY MORNING CLEARING TO MAKE WAY FOR MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES IN THE LATE MORNING INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON…. This morning, 100% humidity […]

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Friday, April 5, 2019

Friday, April 5, 2019

| April 5, 2019 | Reply

BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2019 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME OVERCAST WITH LIGHT WINDS AND GOOD VISIBILITY…. Today we observed an overcast layer of cirrostratus throughout the day. Wind was light and variable, with […]

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

Thursday, April 4, 2019

| April 4, 2019 | Reply

BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY THURSDAY, APRIL 4, 2019 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME WINDY WITH VERY DRY CONDITIONS AND ABUNDANT SUNSHINE ATOP GREAT BLUE HILL…. Wind has remained westerly with a peak gust so far today around […]

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

| April 3, 2019 | Reply

BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY WEDNESDAY, APRIL 3, 2019 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME WARMER THAN NORMAL AND SUNNY FOLLOWING OVERNIGHT RAINFALL…. Today we observed light rain and fog this morning that quickly dissipated following the 7 A.M. […]

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

| April 2, 2019 | Reply

BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY TUESDAY, APRIL 2, 2019 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME MILD AND SEASONABLE FOLLOWING FREEZING OVERNIGHT TEMPERATURES…. Today we observed fair weather with cloud cover being only cirrus clouds. Wind has become more significant […]

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Monday, April 1, 2019

Monday, April 1, 2019

| April 2, 2019 | Reply

BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY MONDAY, APRIL 1, 2019 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME A FAIR WEATHER DAY WITH GOOD VISIBILITY AND SIGNIFICANT WESTERLY WIND…. Today we observed an average visibility of 85 miles, with a relative humidity […]

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Sunday, March 31, 2019

Sunday, March 31, 2019

| March 31, 2019 | Reply

BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY SUNDAY, MARCH 31, 2019 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME WARM DAY WITH DROPPING PRESSURE AND RAIN BEGINNING IN THE EARLY AFTERNOON…. Today has been much more mild than normal, with a high temperature […]

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Saturday, March 30, 2019

Saturday, March 30, 2019

| March 30, 2019 | Reply

BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY SATURDAY, MARCH 30, 2019 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME WARM DAY WITH DECREASING HUMIDITY AT GREAT BLUE HILL …. The high temperature so far today at Blue Hill Observatory has been 67F, 18 […]

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Friday, March 29, 2019

Friday, March 29, 2019

| March 29, 2019 | Reply

BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY FRIDAY, MARCH 29, 2019 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME OVERCAST AND MILD WITH SOME SCATTERED AFTERNOON SHOWERS…. With a steady pressure drop throughout the day, light rain showers have occurred shortly before and […]

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

Thursday, March 28, 2019

| March 28, 2019 | Reply

BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 2019 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME A FAIR WEATHER DAY WITH DROPPING PRESSURE AND INCREASING AFTERNOON WINDS…. We observed a rather limited visibility of 50 miles at most due to […]

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