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Boston's 7-day weather forecast

friMay 20
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly cloudy66 °/56 °
todayMay 21
Partly Sunny
Partly sunny90 °/70 °
sunMay 22
Partly Sunny
Partly sunny93 °/66 °
monMay 23
Intermittent Clouds
Intermittent clouds67 °/54 °
tuesMay 24
Intermittent Clouds
Intermittent clouds60 °/52 °
wedMay 25
Intermittent Clouds
Intermittent clouds64 °/53 °
thursMay 26
Thunderstorms
Thunderstorms70 °/61 °

59°Cloudy

HIGH 68° / LOW 59°

Cloudy
  • feels like56°F
  • humidity93%
  • precipitation76%
  • wind7 MPH SSE
  • visibility10 MI

Hourly Forecast

Thunderstorms61°67%2AM
Thunderstorms60°76%3AM
Thunderstorms59°68%4AM
Thunderstorms59°66%5AM

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Dave Epstein | Forecast
It will be time to head to the beach this weekend.

Enjoy the perfect weather before heat arrives on Saturday

Get ready for some near-record heat this weekend.

Colie Bailey, a dog walker with Boston for the Dogs, walked some dogs through Pope John Paul II Park Reservation in Boston in 2021.

Thunderstorms are rolling across Mass. Monday evening. These maps show what to expect.

A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for parts of Massachusetts until 11 p.m. Monday as storms make their way across the region.

In this collection of photos, the moon is shown during a full lunar eclipse (upper left) and then at various stages as it emerges from the earth's shadow.

Photos: Last night’s lunar eclipse dazzles earthbound viewers

The vibrant night sky display captivated viewers all over the world.

Forecast | Dave Epstein
A total lunar eclipse is seen during the first blood moon of the year.

With record-tying heat behind us, an eclipse loomed on Sunday night

There are quite a few things to talk about, even with the record-tying heat yesterday now behind us. Boston reached 86 degrees, which was the same as the record temperature for the date set back in 1879.

Dave Epstein | Forecast
Sunshine and warm temperatures will make the Esplanade in Boston a nice place to be this weekend.

Warmth and humidity here to stay throughout weekend

By the time we get to the middle of summer most of us are at least acclimated somewhat to temperatures in the 80s and dew points in the 60s. But this early in the season you might be feeling like it’s a bit much.

Scientists have captured the first-ever picture of the black hole at the center of our galaxy.

Scientists unveil first-ever picture of supermassive black hole at center of Milky Way

A team of scientists that included researchers from Harvard on Thursday unveiled the first-ever picture of the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy.

Forecast | Dave Epstein
There'll been plenty of sunshine and warm weather upcoming for flowers but there are concerns about how little rain the region has seen recently.

As warm weather establishes itself, so does a bit of a dry spell

The lack of rain just means there’s a lot of pollen in the air in Greater Boston and you may notice it’s a little dusty. But if you’re a gardener, whether you’re trying to start a lawn or a bunch of seeds, it’s been really quite difficult.

Forecast | Dave Epstein

It’ll be cool early this week, but summer heat is on the horizon

Depending on your perspective, this week will either be a great week of weather or a little too much of summer too early.