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Rain

By - 7/6/18 - 12:03 pm
East 4th Street in South Boston in the rain

Deluge hits South Boston. Photo by Eileen Murphy.

As the thunder continues to rumble over UHub's secret mountain lair along the Roslindale/Hyde Park frontier, it's gotten much cooler.

Jacob Long at WFXT, though, reports a side effect of the front: Canceled flights at Logan: Read more.

By - 6/28/18 - 9:57 pm
Purple sky

Matt Frank looked skyward in a walk along Chelsea Creek at sunset. Read more.

By - 6/5/18 - 10:57 pm
Big cloud raining down on Boston

J. Nathan Matias watched the storm come in over Boston early this evening.

He wasn't alone: Read more.

By - 5/15/18 - 9:17 pm
Purple skies over downtown Boston

Gvoysey the roving UHub photographer couldn't help but notice the purple sky over downtown Boston tonight.

By - 5/15/18 - 8:42 pm
Weird sunset after the storm

Alexandra Zafris was amazed by the eerie light over the South End at 8:01 p.m.

Reports of similar displays came in from across Boston: Read more.

By - 4/25/18 - 11:11 pm
Cleary Square in the rain

Hyde Park's Cleary Square was particularly colorful in the rain tonight, thanks to Drs. Bankhead and Groipen, two dentists who love their bright colors.

By - 4/19/18 - 12:33 pm

Gracie's in Union Square spoke for many this morning: Read more.

By - 4/16/18 - 2:53 pm
Poor wet bird in Cambridge

Gedalia Pasternak spotted this bird in his front yard in Inman Square today; reports the bird was like that for at least ten minutes.

By - 3/4/18 - 11:50 pm

The Boston Water and Sewer Commission has rain gauges at 10 locations across the city. On Friday, the gauge in Hyde Park registered 3.13 inches of rain - compared to 1.69 inches in the Longwood Medical Area and 1.8 inches in Charlestown. Read more.

By - 3/2/18 - 3:35 pm

The Fort Pointer forwards Dave Everett's video from Farnsworth Street at high tide today.

By - 3/2/18 - 1:50 pm

Boston Harbor tides hit a peak of 14.67 ft at 11:12 a.m., per NWS data, so no record breaker, but we've 2 more high tides to try to go over the 15.13 ft record set on Jan. 4. But the latest NWS forecasts now call for a high of no more than 14.9 feet, at midnight tonight.

By - 3/2/18 - 12:24 pm
Waves in Essex

Neuroboy watched the waves streaming across what is normally Main Street in Essex in front of Woodman's.

By - 3/2/18 - 10:59 am
Flooded Causeway Street in Boston

That only looks like a squid swimming up the street - we think. See it larger.

David reports Causeway Street is now closed between North Washington Street and North Station due to flooding.

And as high tide rolls in, the wharves along Boston Harbor in the North End have surrendered to the sea. Chad Jackson shows us the Sargent's Wharf parking lot: Read more.

By - 3/2/18 - 8:24 am
Oak tree falls on SUV in Malden

By 7 a.m., Snoe reports, several trees had fallen in the area of the Oak Grove Orange Line station, including one that came down on an SUV. Read more.

By - 1/13/18 - 10:49 am

KMV had his eye on an underpass on the outbound side of Memorial Drive near the Longfellow earlier this morning when two cars tried to make it across a new lake there, but only one made it.

By - 11/22/17 - 12:23 pm
Island in the mist in Jamaica Pond

The island at the north end of Jamaica Pond faded in and out of view during the rain late this morning.

Closer to shore, the coots were as plain as the rain rolling off their backs: Read more.

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.