The possibility of downpours, damaging winds and thunderstorms has prompted a "hazardous weather outlook" for the Stoughton area this Fri/Sat, August 10-11.
Friday, August 10, 2012
With the likelihood of rain and the chance of heavy downpours, damaging wind gusts and thunderstorms this Friday and Saturday, a "hazardous weather outlook" has been issued for the Stoughton area, according to the National Weather Service. The following information is from the National Weather Service in Taunton and pertains to all of Massachusetts except Berkshire County: There will be an unsettled period of weather ahead of us Friday through Saturday evening. Thunderstorms with very heavy downpours and possibly damaging wind gusts will be the main threats. Showers and thunderstorms will become more numerous during the course of Friday. The thunderstorms will be capable of producing intense rainfall, and localized areas of street flooding…
Temperatures are expected to reach near 100 degrees on Wednesday and Thursday. As a result, Stoughton is opening cooling centers at the Senior Center and Library.
After a stretch of wet, cool and dreary weather, the heat is back. Temperatures are expected to get near 100 degrees in the Stoughton area on Wednesday, June 20, the first day of summer, and will approach 100 again on Thursday. As a result, the Town of Stoughton has opened cooling centers at the Senior Center and Library for Wednesday and Thursday, June 20-21. The cooling center at the Stoughton Senior Center will be available from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. on both Wednesday and Thursday. And, the cooling center at the Stoughton Public Library will be available from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. on both Wednesday and Thursday. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a heat advisory and hazardous weather outlook for the area due to the …