"Five Things you Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. Weekend Weather Forecast
According to the National Weather Service, the weekend forecast for the Stoughton area is as follows:
- Friday, July 13: Mostly sunny during the day, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph, turning partly cloudy at night, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
- Saturday, July 14: Mostly sunny during the day, with a high near 92. West wind around 7 mph. Saturday night will be partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
- Sunday, July 15: A chance of showers, mainly after 1 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Sunday night there will be a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
2. Live Chat with Elizabeth Warren
Don't forget to join us at 1:15 p.m. on Friday, July 13, for a live chat with Elizabeth Warren, the Democrat Party's candidate in the Massachusetts U.S. Senate race.
3. Open House at the Stoughton YMCA
The is hosting an open house this Saturday, July 14, from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m.
Try a zumba class at 10:30 a.m. on the 14th, enjoy healthy refreshments; meet the Y staff, and more!
4. Stoughton Lions Club "Concerts in the Park"
The Stoughton Lions Club "Concerts in the Park" series continues this weekend with a performance on Sunday, July 15 from Easy Access.
The free show takes place at , across from the Stoughton Public Library, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the 15th.
5. Real Time Traffic (and Gas Prices) on Stoughton Patch
Traveling this weekend and want to check the traffic before you hit the road?
You can do that right on Stoughton Patch thanks to our partners from MapQuest.
Get the latest traffic patterns and the cheapest gas prices in the Stoughton area (and beyond) by clicking here.