Belmont Under Wind Advisory Through Friday AM; Increased Chance of Outages

Photo: Trees could come falling down. The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for Belmont and Eastern Massachusetts from 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 29 to 6 a.m. Friday, Dec. 30, with near gale force winds buffeting the region and creating conditions that could lead to electrical outages. The NWS is forecasting sustained winds […]

Expect Possible Severe Weather For Most Of Monday Afternoon

Photo: Boomers are heading this way.  The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a “Special Weather Statement” this morning that most of New England, including Belmont, could see severe thunderstorms arriving sometime this afternoon. The report released at 3:35 a.m., Monday, July 18, stated a line of thunderstorms is expected to cross southern New […]

Be Prepared as Wintery Blast Coming to Belmont on Monday

Photo: Belmont, after the snow. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Belmont and Eastern Massachusetts that will be in effect all day Monday, Feb. 8 and ending during the morning commute Tuesday.  The service is predicting between six to ten inches of snow to fall in the region, becoming most intense […]

Icy Roads, Hazardous Conditions Greet Commuters Tuesday Morning, Afternoon

Photo: Yuck. Ice-covered roads along with a wintry mix of snow and sleet will greet commuters Tuesday morning and later in the afternoon, Dec. 29, as the first blast of winter, hits Belmont and Eastern Massachusetts, according to the latest forecast from the National Weather Service in Taunton. The service issued a winter weather advisory […]

Weather: Thunderstorms in Afternoon, Then Heavy Rain and Flood Watch

Photo: It’s raining. The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch beginning late tonight, Tuesday, Sept. 29 and lasting until next month (really only until Thursday morning, Oct. 1) as heavy rains – associated with Tropical Storm Joaquin – will begin late Tuesday and last for more than 24 hours, with rainfall rates will […]

Belmont Under Severe Thunderstorm Watch ’til 8 p.m. Tuesday

Photo: Thunderstorms on the way. Belmont, along with most of eastern Massachusetts, is under a severe thunderstorm watch until 8 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 4. The National Weather Service issued the warning at 12:20 p.m., advising residents to be prepared for the potential for the development of thunderstorms which may produce large hail or damaging winds. When a […]

Severe Thunderstorms, Damaging Winds During Afternoon Rush Home

Photo: “Running Before the Storm,” (c. 1870s) Unknown artist, in the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. A rash of severe thunderstorms accompanied by potentially damaging winds is “likely” to pass through Belmont and most of eastern Massachusetts just before and during the evening rush hour, Tuesday, June 23, according to the National Weather Service.  […]

Siberian Cold to Envelop Belmont Friday with Lows Below Zero

Records will be broken tomorrow morning as dangerous cold that originated in Siberia will barrel into Belmont Thursday night and last until Saturday morning. The National Weather Service issued a Wind Chill Advisory at 4:42 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, for eastern Massachusetts from 3 a.m. to 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 20 as the wind chill index is likely to […]

Snow Ends Noon Sunday, Now the Cold and Dangerous Wind Chill

After more than a foot of snow has in Belmont in the past 18 hours, the fourth storm in the past three weeks is expected to end at noon, Sunday, Feb. 15 with a peek of sunshine expected this afternoon. Nearby Lexington picked up 16.6 inches of snow while Winchester saw 13 inches fall, according to […]

Grrrrr! Burrrrr! More Snow, Coldest Temperatures This Weekend

Not only can Belmont residents expect the fourth winter storm in the past month to arrive this weekend, the snow misery will be matched up with bone-chilling cold. The National Weather Service at 4:30 a.m. issued a Winter Storm Watch that will go into effect at 3 p.m. on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, and remains through 7 […]