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Friday, April 2, 2021

Friday, April 2, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA FRIDAY, APRIL 2, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0524ESUNSET:  1811E MIX OF SUN AND CLOUDS, UNSEASONABLY CHILLY… Yesterday’s storm produced 1.20 inches of much neededprecipitation. However, the annual deficit still remainsin the red at -3.10 inches. As the low-pressure exitedin the afternoon, […]

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Thursday, April 1, 2021

Thursday, April 1, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA THURSDAY, APRIL 1, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0526ESUNSET: 1810E MUCH NEEDED RAINFALL OVERNIGHT, COLDER AIR RETURNS…. Finally we received periods of much needed rainfall overnightinto this morning. Rain fell heavy at times amounting to 1.14inches through 7 A.M. this […]

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Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA WEDNESDAY, MARCH 31, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0528ESUNSET:  1809E WINDY AND WARM WITH INCREASING CLOUDS…. Clouds have been steadily increasing during the day as ournext weather system approaches the region. However, despitethe cloudiness, a gusty south-southwest wind has beenadvecting […]

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Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA TUESDAY, MARCH 30, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0530ESUNSET:  1808E ANOTHER FAIR WEATHER DAY WITH LESS WIND ANDCLEAR SKIES THIS MORNING…. Today we observed clear skies with less wind in comparisonto yesterday. Wind is southerly today with an average speedslightly […]

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Monday, March 29, 2021

Monday, March 29, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA MONDAY, MARCH 29, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0531ESUNSET:  1807E A FAIR WEATHER DAY, BUT CHILLY WITH A GOOD AMOUNT OF WIND…. Yesterday’s rain amounted to 8/10ths of an inch, bringingthe monthly rain deficit down to -3.18 inches. The annualdeficit […]

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Sunday, March 28, 2021

Sunday, March 28, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA SUNDAY, MARCH 28, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0535ESUNSET:  1806E OVERCAST WITH INCREASING WIND AND RAIN IN THE AFTERNOONHOURS…. Today we observed overcast skies with a growing fog, untilrain began between 11 A.M. and noon. The rain left 0.11 inchesin […]

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Saturday, March 27, 2021

Saturday, March 27, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA SATURDAY, MARCH 27, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0536ESUNSET:  1805E FAIR WEATHER WITH EXCELLENT VISIBILITY ATOPGREAT BLUE HILL…. Today we observed great weather with a persistent visibilityof 85 miles. Wind is around 10 mph from the west with a maxgust […]

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Friday, March 26, 2021

Friday, March 26, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA FRIDAY, MARCH 26, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0537ESUNSET:  1804E DENSE FOG RETURNS AND HANGS AROUND…. A low ceiling at around 400 feet created very dense fog atopthe hill this morning. Visibility was just 1/16th of a mileat 7 AM. Not much rainfall was […]

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Thursday, March 25, 2021

Thursday, March 25, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA THURSDAY, MARCH 25, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0543ESUNSET:  1801E SUN BREAKS THROUGH AFTER A THICK MORNING FOGFOLLOWING SOME OVERNIGHT RAINFALL…. We observed a fog this morning that limited visibility to ahalf mile until noontime, but visibility was 15 miles […]

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Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0543ESUNSET:  1801E MILD AND DRY ATOP GREAT BLUE HILL…. We observed fog this morning, but it dissipated very quicklybefore the 7 A.M. observation. Visibility was decent todayat 65 miles on average, but […]

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Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA TUESDAY, MARCH 23, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0544ESUNSET:  1800E A NICE DAY AFTER SOME MORNING FOG…. We observed fog this morning that brought visibility downto only a mile. It broke up around 9 A.M., and we saw70 miles of […]

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Monday, March 22, 2021

Monday, March 22, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA MONDAY, MARCH 22, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0545ESUNSET:  1759E THE FAIR WEATHER DAYS CONTINUE…. We observed partly cloudy skies today with a visibilityof 70 miles on average. Mild weather in the regioncontinues to exist, as well as abundant sunshine. […]

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Sunday, March 21, 2021

Sunday, March 21, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA SUNDAY, MARCH 21, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0546ESUNSET:  1758E CLEAR CONDITIONS WITH MILD TEMPERATURES ATOPGREAT BLUE HILL…. We observed clear skies today with a visibility of 75 milesor better. The current airmass is dry, carried by asignificant high pressure […]

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Saturday, March 20, 2021

Saturday, March 20, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA SATURDAY, MARCH 20, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0547ESUNSET:  1757E PLENTY OF SUNSHINE AND MILD TEMPERATURES AS WE WELCOMEASTRONOMICAL SPRING… Can’t really ask for a better day today. Clear skies,excellent visibility, and mild temperatures. All in all todayis what many […]

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Friday, March 19, 2021

Friday, March 19, 2021

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORYMILTON, MASSACHUSETTSELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA FRIDAY, MARCH 19, 2021ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIMESUNRISE: 0549ESUNSET:  1756E NO SNOW, BUT HEALTHY RAINFALL TO FINISH OUT THE LAST DAYOF ASTRONOMICAL WINTER… Overnight rainfall amounted to a beneficial 0.80 inches.Despite this measurement, we continue a monthly deficitwhich stands now […]

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