Nicole made landfall as a Category One Hurricane in Florida Thursday morning and is set to turn north, sweeping a remnant burst of rain and wind through New England Friday evening through Saturday morning. 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): Mostly sunny, breezy, mild. Highs in the 60s. Southwest wind 10-20 mph, gusting to 30 mph at times.
Overnight Thursday Night: Clouding up. Lows around 50, 30s North Country. Southwest wind 6-16 mph.
Friday: Cloudy, isolated showers until steadier rain arrives during afternoon (CT & Western MA), late day to evening elsewhere, continuing overnight with a gusty wind. Highs around 70. Increasing south wind 8-18 mph, increasing to 15-25 mph with gusts to 40 mph by dawn, 50 mph near south-facing coasts.
Saturday: Morning rain and gusty wind gives way to breezy midday and afternoon sun, except in Eastern Maine where showers continue until mid and late afternoon. Highs around 70 for many. Southwest wind becomes west-northwest at 10-20 mph with early gusts to 40 mph, 50 mph immediate south-facing shorelines.