The record of 96° in Boston, set on Thursday's date in 1928, seems destined to fall. Friday through Monday may not bring record heat, but will bring continued impactful heat and humidity with heat index values continuing to hit 100° at times and scattered afternoon and evening thunder. Full details in the forecast video and remember, in addition to the NBC10 Boston and NECN station apps, to download my personal Matt Noyes Weather app to communicate directly with me!
Today (Thursday): Hot sun, moderate humidity. Record highs 95°-100°, heat index 100°+. Southwest wind 8-16 mph with higher gusts late.
Overnight Thursday Night: Slight chance of an early storm far north/west, otherwise humid. Lows around 70. Southwest wind 2-10 mph.
Friday: Sweltering humidity, continued hot, scattered PM thunder. Highs in the 90s, heat index around 100°. Southwest wind 6-12 mph may become a sea breeze late.
Saturday and Sunday: Humid with areas of morning clouds and fog giving way to sun & clouds with scattered PM and evening thunder. Highs in the 90s.