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Boston Weather: 45.0°F | Overcast

Weather: Two Dark Days

By Bill Ramstrom
STAFF METEOROLOGIST -- It’s not looking like a good weekend for those hoping to see a lot of sun. Saturday will be windy and rainy, while Sunday will feature clearing skies, but a sunset around 4:45 p.m., thanks to the end of daylight savings time.

A large storm is developing over the lower Midwest today, and will bring a period of heavy rain to Boston on Saturday. This will be followed by another cool airmass from Canada, keeping our temperatures at or below normal into next week.

Extended Forecast

Today: High clouds. High of 49°F (9°C).

Tonight: Cloudy with rain by morning. Low of 42°F (6°C).

Saturday: Rain, heavy at times. High of 54°F (12°C).

Saturday night: Rain ending during the evening, then clearing. Low of 44°F (7°C).

Sunday: Sunny and brisk. High of 56°F (13°C).

Monday: Fair and slightly cooler.