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Boston Weather: 45.0°F | Overcast

Weather: The Calm after the Storm

By Peter Huybers and Greg Lawson
STAFF METEOROLOGISTS -- A cold front is moving in from the southwest. Expect moderate southwesterly winds and potentially heavy rain today continuing through Saturday morning with a chance of thunderstorms. By Saturday afternoon the front will have passed and the rain will give way to partly cloudy skies. On Saturday expect pleasant highs between 70°F and 75°F (21°C - 24°C) and lows between 55°F and 60°F (13 - 16°C). The tropical-like humidity we experienced on Thursday will be replaced by seasonably cooler and drier air for the rest of the weekend into Monday. Expect highs around 70°F (21°C) and lows remaining between 55°F to 60°F (13 - 16°C).

Friday: Rain, heavy at times. Possible Thunderstorms. Southwesterly winds as high as 15 mph. High 75°F (24°C).

Friday Night: Continuing rain and wind. Low 60°F (16°C).

Saturday: Morning Rain. Afternoon Partly Cloudy. High 73°F (23°C) Low 55°F (13°C)

Sunday and Monday: Pleasant. Partly cloudy. Light winds. Highs around 70°F (21 C), Lows about 55°F (13°C).