Weather

By - 11/19/17 - 2:01 pm

Marc Hurwitz shows us the angry sea at Hull this morning.

By - 11/12/17 - 11:41 am
Spraying fountain in Charlestown park

Quite the spray in Doherty Park in Charlestown

Looks like not all the water fountains in Boston got turned off before the first freeze, based on reports filed with the city 311 system over the past couple of days. Read more.

By - 11/11/17 - 9:58 pm
Frozen Brewer Fountain on Boston Common

Maria M. reports:

Boston wins the wicked big icicle contest today.

See the entire fountain, and larger.

Copyright Maria M. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By - 11/3/17 - 6:10 pm
Flowers in South Boston on Nov. 3

Eileeen Murphy enjoyed the flowers at the firehouse garden at K and 4 streets in South Boston today.

Wait, what? It's Nov. 3, not May 3? Read more.

By - 10/30/17 - 9:53 pm

The company currently reports 630 customers without power in Boston and 268 in Somerville, but says the majority should have power back by the stroke of 12.

By - 10/30/17 - 8:23 am
Wet turkey in Harvard Square

Lee McGuire spotted this bedraggled Meleagris gallopavo in Harvard Square this morning - and reports he wasn't alone.

By - 10/30/17 - 7:24 am
Flattened car in Roslindale

Flattened car on Primrose Street in Roslindale.

Trees fell, power lines snapped and cats raced through apartments looking for a safe space as the Great Sou'easter of 2017 roared through the state overnight. Read more.

By - 10/29/17 - 6:18 pm
The storm

A satellite view of the two storms smushing into one, taken at 2:45 p.m.

Source.

By - 10/29/17 - 12:35 pm

Are your hatches well battened down? The National Weather Service is warning now would be a good time to bring stuff inside.

More on the French Toast Alert page.

H/t Meryr for the headline.

By - 10/27/17 - 1:22 pm

Yesterday, the Washington Post declared the Sunday storm would "maul" New England. Today, Weather Underground says it will "pummel" us. We're beginning to feel woozy - somebody get us some smelling salts.

By - 10/24/17 - 8:11 am
Red skies at Logan Airport

DS was at Logan Airport at the crack of dawn.

By - 10/23/17 - 8:54 pm
Fog on Long Wharf on Boston Harbor

S&S Consulting walked along an "ever so ghostly and melancholy" Long Wharf in the fog tonight.

Earlier:
The day started in a fog as well.

By - 10/23/17 - 11:54 am
Fog over the Back Bay

The Boston Architectural College Library peered into the abyss over the Back Bay this morning.

Others took note of the fog as well: Read more.

By - 10/6/17 - 3:11 pm

Early Tuesday morning. But the latest forecast from the National Hurricane Center shows Nate hitting us with sustained winds of less than 39 m.p.h., because it'll get to us by taking the land route, along the Appalachians, basically, and mountains generally weaken, if not outright destroy, hurricanes and tropical storms.

By - 9/30/17 - 9:50 am
Rain and sun at sunrise

KMV watched the sunriseshower over Boston Harbor this morning (see lightning over Nahant).

John got stuck in the parking lot that Rte. 1A in East Boston became due to flooding and a crash: Read more.

By - 9/23/17 - 11:52 pm

Matthew Ireland walked through the soupy fog tonight.

By - 9/21/17 - 11:06 pm

Hopeful Cynicist watched the waves crash in along Lynn Shore Drive today.

By - 9/21/17 - 8:35 pm
Sunset over Boston

Rob Littlefield was among the many people enjoying this evening's sunset. Read more.