Category: Daily Discussions

Monday, December 31, 2018

Monday, December 31, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 31, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME CLOUDS AND WARMER AIR MOVE IN AS STORMS APPROACH THE AREA FOLLOWING LOW PRESSURE FROM THE SOUTH…. Early today skies were clear, although visibility […]

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Sunday, December 30, 2018

Sunday, December 30, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 30, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME ALTOCUMULUS CLEARS AS TEMPERATURES RETURN TO SEASONAL NORMS…. Despite a near overcast layer of altocumulus at the time of the 10 A.M. observation, skies […]

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Saturday, December 29, 2018

Saturday, December 29, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 29, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME CLEARING SKY WITH INCREASING VISIBILITY THROUGHOUT THE DAY…. Humidity has been falling throughout the day, allowing for haze to lessen and visibility to increase. […]

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Friday, December 28, 2018

Friday, December 28, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 28, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME WET FOGGY DAY WITH RISING TEMPERATURES…. Rain held off until just before the 7 A.M. observation, with only a trace of precipitation measured at […]

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Thursday, December 27, 2018

Thursday, December 27, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 27, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME SECOND CONSECUTIVE BLUE BIRD DAY ATOP GREAT BLUE HILL…. Today’s observation period continued our streak of near seasonal temperatures, with clear skies overhead and […]

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Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 26, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME CLEAR SEASONAL DAY ATOP GREAT BLUE HILL…. Sustained northwesterly winds throughout the past 36 hours have allowed temperatures to return to seasonal readings.  At […]

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Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 25, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME INCREASING WIND WITH GOOD VISIBILITY, AND A FAIR WEATHER CHRISTMAS OVERALL…. Winds from the west-northwest have increased since yesterday, with the highest gust so […]

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Monday, December 24, 2018

Monday, December 24, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 24, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME LIGHT WIND AND FREEZING TEMPERATURES WITH SNOW DEVELOPING IN THE AFTERNOON…. Westerly airflow persisted overnight, but remained light throughout the day. Wind has remained […]

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Sunday, December 23, 2018

Sunday, December 23, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 23, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME A RETURN TO HIGH PRESSURE AND SEASONAL TEMPERATURES… Along with the return to westerly airflow, rising pressure and clearing skies have yielded a return […]

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Saturday, December 22, 2018

Saturday, December 22, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 22, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME CLOUDY DAY WITH PRESSURE BEGINNING TO RISE AND TEMPERATURES DROPPING CLOSER TO NORMAL… After yesterday’s unusually warm and windy day, today has been a […]

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Friday, December 21, 2018

Friday, December 21, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 21, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME WARM WET DAY HITS RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE MIDST OF SUSTAINED RAINFALL… The past 48 hours witnessed sustained southerly winds that have brought […]

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

Thursday, December 20, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 20, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME A WARMER THAN USUAL DAY WITH LIMITED VISIBILITY AND INCREASING CLOUD COVER IN THE AFTERNOON…. Visibility has been limited due to a distant smoke […]

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Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 19, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME A FAIR WEATHER DAY WITH A NOTABLE TEMPERATURE INCREASE AND PLUMMETING HUMIDITY…. We observed a temperature increase of 20 degrees since 7 A.M., from […]

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 18, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME A COOL DECEMBER DAY DOMINATED BY DRY AIR, STRONG NORTHWESTERLY WINDS, AND INCREASING PRESSURE…. Today started of almost overcast, but cleared up as pressure […]

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Saturday, December 15, 2018

Saturday, December 15, 2018

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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, DECEMBER 15, 2018 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME WARM DECEMBER DAY WITH MORNING FOG… Yesterday’s shift to southerly winds helped usher in a mass of warm air that has swiftly brought temperatures […]

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