9/10/15 Evening Update

Good evening!

Today has been crazy forecast wise. Timing is throwing everything off; but steady to heavy rain will be likely overnight in most of New England. Further details in tomorrow’s blog about when it ends.

For the main show: Patriots vs. Steelers at Gillette Stadium. There is a break in the heavy precipitation for the most part in SNE, as evidenced by KBOX doppler radar, as precip moves NNE into NNE (north-northeast into Northern New England).

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Precipitation will approach Foxboro for the second half; we know Brady and the Pats’ track record in bad weather! National mosaic radar specifically covering the Northeast and New England shows the scope of additional rain, moving NNE with the low.

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A flash flood watch is in effect for all of Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island (excluding western CT and extreme western MA); until midnight in southeast MA, Cape Cod and the Islands as well as Rhode Island (excluding Northern and Western Providence County). Across CT, and western, central, and northeast MA and the Boston area plus northern and western Providence County, RI, the watch expires at 6 AM.

Have a safe evening and GO PATS!

-Nathan

Published by Nathan Coram

Hello! I'm Nathan Coram, a 19 year old meteorology student and weather geek, and am going into my junior year at UMass Lowell as a meteorology major. I am the current Vice President of the UML American Meteorological Society Local Student Chapter. Prior to at UML, I attended the Dracut school system for my K-12 years, having graduated from Dracut High in 2018. I first got into weather with the December 2008 ice storm, which knocked out my electricity for 4 days. I had no idea how it could be raining and becoming ice immediately, and how rain can knock out power. (Now I do - warm layer aloft, cold air at surface). But I didn't really get into it until the heat of July 2010 and specifically a few severe weather events during that month, followed by the year 2011, which featured several high profile weather events. Since then I have had a growing interest, and am hoping to make it into the meteorology field, preferably with NOAA/NWS. But for now, I'm blogging here, helping with the UML Weather Center social media, and tweeting about the weather on my own account as well. Thanks for visiting!

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