The folks at the local National Weather Service office are beginning to keep a wary, capitalized eye on Hurricane Earl:
ITS IMPORTANT TO KEEP IN MIND THAT WE ARE STILL ABOUT 5 DAYS AWAY FROM THIS POSSIBLE EVENT AND A LOT CAN AND WILL CHANGE BETWEEN NOW AND THEN. RIGHT NOW WE ARE THINKING MAINLY A GLANCING BLOW...BUT THE POTENTIAL FOR A MUCH LARGER IMPACT CAN NOT BE RULED OUT.
You can follow the latest Earl advisories from the National Hurricane Service on the Web or via RSS. You can follow tweets from local weather forecasters - who are also now chatting about Earl - at Boston Weather.
How Earl is trending, as of 11 a.m., Sunday: