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Thursday, October 8, 2020

Thursday, October 8, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME WINDY WITH CLEAR SKIES AND EXCELLENT VISIBILITY…. Today has been mostly clear, with a couple cumulus clouds in the distance. Visibility is excellent at 85 miles. Wind is north […]

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Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME AN EXCITING AFTERNOON ATOP GREAT BLUE HILL…. Today started with partly cloudy skies and a limited visibility of only 30 miles due to haze. Pressure dropped very rapidly, decreasing […]

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Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME WARMER WITH A SOUTHERLY WIND AND A DECENT AFTERNOON VISIBILITY…. We observed some fog this morning, limiting visibility to 25 miles. The fog dissipated, leaving us with almost 70 […]

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Monday, October 5, 2020

Monday, October 5, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA MONDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME COOL, YET HUMID WITH LIMITED VISIBILITY AND A SEA BREEZE…. Today we observed a limited visibility of 35 miles on average due to a layer of thin fog in […]

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Sunday, October 4, 2020

Sunday, October 4, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME FALL-LIKE AND DRY WITH A LIGHT, YET COOL NORTHWESTERLY WIND…. Today we observed an excellent visibility of 80 miles on average under partly cloudy skies. Conditions are dry, with […]

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Saturday, October 3, 2020

Saturday, October 3, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME PARTLY CLOUDY AND COOL TODAY WITH NEARLY DEAD WIND BETWEEN OBSERVATIONS…. Today we observed an excellent visibility of 80 miles on average under partly cloudy skies. Conditions are dry, […]

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Friday, October 2, 2020

Friday, October 2, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME COOL AND OVERCAST HERE ATOP GREAT BLUE HILL… A fairly nondescript day here on the hill. Mostly cloudy skies quickly became the theme this morning- eventually turning to overcast […]

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Thursday, October 1, 2020

Thursday, October 1, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA THURSDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME CLEARER THIS MORNING BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE AFTERNOON HOURS…. Following an eventful day wind-wise, the observatory was relatively quiet today. Clouds were very few this morning, increasing to […]

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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME QUITE STORMY THIS MORNING WITH COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE, MUCH NICER AFTERNOON…. The big story today is of course the big wind gusts we observed this morning. The official gust […]

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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME WARM AND HUMID WEATHER CONTINUES WITH PASSING SHOWERS…. The warm and humid air mass continues over the region with dew points in the low to mid 60s today. This […]

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Monday, September 28, 2020

Monday, September 28, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME WARM AND HUMID, FIRST MEASURABLE RAINFALL IN 3 WEEKS…. A warm and humid air mass has returned to the region with dew points in the mid to upper 60s. […]

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Sunday, September 27, 2020

Sunday, September 27, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME BLUE HILL RECEIVES A TRACE OF RAIN AFTER TWO WEEKS…. Today started off foggy, with visibility limited to a 1/16th mile at the 7 A.M. observation. By 1 P.M., […]

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Saturday, September 26, 2020

Saturday, September 26, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME WARM AND MOSTLY SUNNY FOLLOWING SOME MORNING FOG…. Today started off foggy, with visibility limited to a 1/2 mile at the 7 A.M. observation. By 1 P.M., we only […]

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Friday, September 25, 2020

Friday, September 25, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME CLEAR, WARM, BUT VERY HAZY ATOP GREAT BLUE HILL… Clear skies have dominated overhead today accompanied by an increasing smoke layer. Wildfire smoke from the West Coast has once […]

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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Thursday, September 24, 2020

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BLUE HILL METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATORY MILTON, MASSACHUSETTS ELEVATION 635 FEET, 10 MILES SSW OF BOSTON, MA THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2020 ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME OVERCAST WITH SLIGHTLY BETTER VISIBILITY IN THE AFTERNOON HOURS…. Today we observed a limited visibility of only 35 miles due to haze. The smoke layer from the other side […]

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