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Saturday, March 14, 2020

Saturday, March 14, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY SATURDAY, MARCH 14, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME AN INCREASINGLY CLOUDY DAY WITH A COOL WESTERLY BREEZE…. Today we observed clear conditions this morning, with an increase of clouds throughout the day. […]

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Friday, March 13, 2020

Friday, March 13, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME A DAMP AND DREARY FRIDAY THE 13TH HERE AT GREAT BLUE HILL…. We didn’t have much luck here with good weather today – a […]

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

Thursday, March 12, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY THURSDAY, MARCH 12, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME LIMITED VISIBILITY WITH MOSTLY CLOUDY CONDITIONS ATOP GREAT BLUE HILL…. We observed a limited visibility of 30 miles on average, mostly due to a […]

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Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME PROGRESSIVELY CLOUDIER WITH DECENT VISIBILITY AND A LIGHT NORTHWESTERLY WIND…. A mix of sun and clouds this morning has become more of an overcast […]

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY TUESDAY, MARCH 10, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME ANOTHER WARM AND WINDY DAY, BUT LESS SUNSHINE…. A mix of sun and clouds this morning has become more of an overcast this afternoon, […]

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Monday, March 9, 2020

Monday, March 9, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY MONDAY, MARCH 9, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME A NEAR TOP 10 DAY HERE ON THE SUMMIT OF BLUE HILL…. With the combination of bright sunshine and warm temperatures, today is a […]

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Winter 2019-2020 Summary – Fifth Warmest on Record

Winter 2019-2020 Summary – Fifth Warmest on Record

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Blue Hill ObservatoryWinter 2019-2020 Summary: The winter (December-February) season was generally very warm with a few cold periods, average precipitation and after the first few days, very little snow. The 24-hour mean temperature for the winter of 32.7 deg F was 3.4 degrees warmer than the 120-year winter average and 3.7 degrees warmer than the […]

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Sunday, March 8, 2020

Sunday, March 8, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY SUNDAY, MARCH 8, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME A PARTLY CLOUDY DAY WITH DECENT VISIBILITY AND MILD TEMPERATURES…. We observed fair weather today with an average visibility around 75 miles. Wind was […]

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Saturday, March 7, 2020

Saturday, March 7, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY SATURDAY, MARCH 7, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME STRONG OCEAN STORM BRUSHES THE REGION WITH SOME SNOW OVERNIGHT; CLEARING SKIES, GUSTY WINDS, AND EXCELLENT VISIBILITY LEFT IN IT’S WAKE TODAY… We had […]

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February 2020 Summary – Warmer and Drier Than Average

February 2020 Summary – Warmer and Drier Than Average

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Blue Hill Observatory February 2020 Summary: February was generally very warm with much less precipitation and almost no snowfall. The 24-hour adjusted mean temperature for the month of 33.0 deg F was 6.6 degrees warmer than the 120-year average for February and 3.9 degrees warmer than the 1981-2010 30-year average. The average maximum temperature of […]

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Friday, March 6, 2020

Friday, March 6, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES GIVE WAY TO INCREASING CLOUDINESS… We began the day enjoying tranquil conditions- partly cloudy skies, mild temperatures, and benign winds. Temperatures […]

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Thursday, March 5, 2020

Thursday, March 5, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY THURSDAY, MARCH 5, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME A BLUEBIRD DAY WITH GREAT VISIBILITY AND ALMOST CLEAR SKIES…. Today we observed a few passing clouds, and a visibility of 75 miles or […]

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A STRONG WESTERLY WIND AND INCREASING VISIBILITY…. Today we observed partly cloudy conditions, clearing up following noontime. This may be due […]

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Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME RECORD WARMTH ATOP GREAT BLUE HILL TODAY…. It doesn’t get much better than this in early March in southern New England. Temperatures have soared […]

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Monday, March 2, 2020

Monday, March 2, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA DAILY DISCUSSION AND CLIMATE SUMMARY MONDAY, MARCH 2, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME A MIX OF SUN AND CLOUDS, WINDY, AND MILD FOLLOWING A COLD START ATOP GREAT BLUE HILL…. A few flurries very early this morning […]

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