Boston: No Signs of Lasting Warmth Just Yet

By , Expert Senior Meteorologist
April 25, 2014; 2:27 AM
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The weather pattern through this weekend will bring temperatures fairly typical for this time of the year to Boston with some ups and downs.

Temperatures typically range from a morning low in the middle 40s to a high near 60 F.

After a high near 60 on Friday, cool and wet weather is in the offing for Saturday, as a system moves in from the Midwest.

Sunday will be the nicer of the two days of the weekend with temperatures forecast to rebound well into the 50s under some sunshine.

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Looking ahead, for folks with outdoor plans next week, the weather pattern has the potential to get very unsettled with a nearly daily dose of showers and/or thunderstorms, especially from midweek on.

A day or two of rain is also possible as a large storm develops over the eastern third of the nation and stalls. The pattern may also result in a several-day stretch of below-normal temperatures.

It may not be until this large storm breaks down during early May, when warmth is a frequent visitor to the region.

Thunderstorms during Wednesday morning caused damage in Cranston, R.I., and lightning may have struck a person at a golf course in Lexington, Mass., multiple sources said.

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