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Upcoming Storms Threaten New England With Flash Floods

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    New England Stuck in Tropical Air Mass

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, muggy. Hit and miss downpours. Highs in the 80s.
    Wednesday Night: Warm and muggy, downpours. Lows in the 70s.
    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, muggy. Downpours. Highs in the 70s and 80s.

    (Published Wednesday, July 25, 2018)

    What to Know

    • TODAY: A mix of sun and clouds with widespread downpours in the evening.

    • TOMORROW: Very humid atmosphere with continued showers

    • LOOKING AHEAD: Sunday may offer some relief with a break from the rain.

    Grab an umbrella! Downpours are expected later Wednesday for most of New England. One or two storms may be strong to severe, but the greater threat is with localized flash flooding. Rain will likely continue into Thursday, especially in eastern New England.

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    Friday, the cold front should have passed through. It will be less humid with sunshine returning to the region. Saturday looks to stay mainly dry, but we can’t rule out a few showers. Temperatures will range from the low to mid-80s both days.

    Humidity levels drop through the day on Saturday. Sunday looks like it will be pleasant with sunshine and low humidity as temperatures stay in the low 80s.

    Humidity levels will increase the following week. It doesn’t look like the following week will be as unsettled. However, with this tropical air mass overhead, we can’t rule out a couple tropical downpours and or thunderstorms.

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