March 4, 2024

Climate

A dense fog advisory was in impact Tuesday for a lot of Massachusetts.

These driving across the Boston space Tuesday morning must be ready to maintain their beams on low and take it gradual, as dense fog is predicted to linger for a couple of hours. 

A dense fog advisory was issued by The Nationwide Climate Service for parts of northern Connecticut, a lot of Massachusetts, and components of Rhode Island. It’ll final till at the very least 10 a.m. Tuesday. In locations, the fog lowered visibility to 1 / 4 mile or much less.

When driving in heavy fog, folks ought to ensure that their low-beam headlights are on, in addition to their taillights to extend visibility. Excessive-beam lights shouldn’t be used, as they trigger glare. 

The NWS additionally warned that black ice shaped in a single day the place temperatures had been close to or beneath freezing. Individuals must be looking out for any roads or sidewalks that look like moist, as harmful ice might be hiding. 

Many of the fog ought to disperse by round 11 a.m., and Tuesday will see a excessive temperature of 51 levels. The solar will peek via as soon as the fog dissipates, and temperatures must be within the low 50s by the early afternoon. 

Tuesday evening might be principally cloudy with temperatures dropping again right down to round 41 levels, in accordance with the NWS forecast. 

The week between Christmas and New Yr’s is not going to be significantly wintry. Rain is predicted Wednesday afternoon after 1 p.m. with temperatures as soon as once more reaching the low 50s. The rain shouldn’t be heavy in the course of the day, however may decide up Wednesday evening. 

Thursday might be a lot of the identical, with durations of rain interspersing a cloudy, gentle day. The possibility of precipitation is 80% Thursday, and the excessive is predicted to be 50 levels. 

The precipitation will linger for a couple of days, with possibilities of rain lasting via Saturday morning. 

After that, temperatures will drop a bit. Saturday evening might be as chilly as 27 levels, with the identical being true for New Yr’s Eve this Sunday evening.