WBUR Staff

David Epstein

Meteorologist, WBUR

David Epstein has spent 30 years as a meteorologist. He was born in Portland, Maine, and studied meteorology at Lyndon State College in Lyndonville, Vermont. He now teaches at Framingham State University and Colby College. He is also a horticulturalist and founder of GrowingWisdom.com.

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Forecast: Cloudy And Sunny With Seasonably Cool Air

June 09, 2016

Like last night, milder temperatures that are great for sleeping will occur all weekend, with low humidity.

Forecast: More Afternoon Storms May Hit Area; Weekend Is Much Cooler

June 08, 2016

Like yesterday, we may see more stormy weather today with even some hail. These storms won’t be severe.

Forecast: Isolated Thunderstorms Could Be Severe Today And Wed.

June 07, 2016

A cold front is pushing east today and will help ignite showers and thunderstorms. Some of these storms could become severe with some gusty winds and even some small hail.

Forecast: Sunshine Returns With Very Warm Temperatures

June 06, 2016

Today will be a great beach day. But tomorrow, we may see thunderstorms with heavy downpours, gusty winds and hail.

Forecast: Weekend Will Be A Mix Of Sun And Rain

June 03, 2016

Saturday is clearly the nice day. The rain will become steady and even heavy during the evening and first part of Sunday night.

Forecast: Cool Ocean Air Remains In Place Today

June 02, 2016

Temperatures in Boston today won’t get much higher than the mid-60s.

Forecast: Cooler Air, But More Sunshine Today

June 01, 2016

Now that a cold front has been ushered in, cooler air will hang around for a while and bring us seasonably cool temperatures for the next week or even two.

Forecast: With Temps In The 80s, It’s A Great Beach Day

May 31, 2016

Temperatures today will reach well into the 80s. It’s humid this morning, but the air will become drier throughout the day.

Forecast: Memorial Day Showers End By The Afternoon

May 30, 2016
Radar for Monday around noon. (Courtesy WeatherBell Analytics)

The area of rain is moving rather quickly and this means the bulk of the wet weather is over early this afternoon.

Memorial Day Weekend Forecast: Saturday Will Be Hot, Rain Possible Monday

May 27, 2016

Boston’s high temperature record for Saturday — 91 degrees, set back in 1931 — could be broken if winds stay offshore all day.

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