Monthly Archives: June 2016

Thunderstorms to kick off the Weekend

Discussion: a cold front sits well offshore, while another is traversing the great lakes. In between, high pressure is in control. That high will gradually give way this evening as the latter front approaches the area during the day tomorrow. 

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June 2016 Precipitation Summary

June was one of the driest months for the Westbrook area in recent history. Based on historical data reconstructed using the PRISM portal, only 2 years since 1980 have had a drier June – 2004 where 1.18″ fell and 1999 where … Continue reading

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Mid-week Discussion – A Primer on Holiday Weekend Plans

June is ending with a 3.11″ rainfall deficit here in Westbrook. The almanac report will be available tomorrow. Fair weather returns today through early Friday. Some showers and thunderstorms may be a factor in the late afternoon or evening period, Friday. … Continue reading

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Unsettled Weather Midweek, 4th of July Weekend Uncertanties

A round of showers and thunderstorms is likely Tuesday evening. The possibility for scattered storms exists during a window from midday Tuesday through the early afternoon on Wednesday. Sunshine and high pressure returns to end off the work week, while another … Continue reading

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Last Week of June support expanding Rainfall Deficit

Brilliant sunshine remains in place from Today through early next week. Some enhanced cloudiness as well as the risk for a shower or thunderstorm exists late Tuesday-Wednesday and then again on Friday.

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Abundant Sunshine for the Last June weekend

Clearing skies and milder temperatures are the rule heading into this weekend. The considerably dry pattern continues through early next week where Tuesday could possibly be the next rain opportunity. Precipitation deficits for June are approaching 3″ in parts of the … Continue reading

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No immediate Rainfall Deficit Relief

A mix of sun and clouds today. Seasonable, with highs in the 70’s. Sunny skies then dominate going into the weekend with temperatures returning to at or slightly above normal levels.

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Rain and Thunderstorms Return to the East

Sunshine today gives way to mostly cloudy skies with a chance of a shower on Thursday, followed by a sunny weekend. Discussion: A frontal boundary sits just to our south. Transient High pressure is in place today. As it departs this … Continue reading

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6/20: Forecast Discussion

There is a slight chance of an evening shower or thunderstorm across extreme southern portions of the area otherwise it’s a sunny Tuesday. Sunny weather is expected Wednesday with weak high pressure transiting the region. Low pressure approaches on Thursday … Continue reading

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6/18 Forecast

Discussion:High pressure will remain in control through early next week. Low pressure off the coast of florida drifts northward and passes well east of the area while a cold front approaches from the west on Tuesday. Scattered thunderstorms, a few of … Continue reading

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