Friday, February 10, 2012
Needham could see 3-5 inches over the weekend.
Needham may see 3 to 5 inches of snow over the weekend, according to the National Weather Service. The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for Norfolk County and much of Massachusetts as well as areas of New Hampshire and Rhode Island. Light snow showers are expected to begin on Friday night, with less than half an inch of acculumlation, and snow is expected to pick up on Saturday, tapering off by 5 p.m. Saturday. The local forecast calls for accumulation of 3 to 5 inches of snow on Saturday. Snowfall may start again Saturday night before 11 p.m. Also, temperatures are expected to drop on Saturday, with a low around 14 degrees and wind chill values as low as zero, according to the National Weather Service. …
Friday, January 20, 2012
The National Weather Service is forecasting three to six inches of accumulation.
The National Weather Service has updated its weekend forecast with a Winter Weather Advisory for Needham and much of Massachusetts, Northern Connecticut and Rhode Island. According to the advisory, snow is expected to arrive between 2:00 a.m. Saturday morning and 6:00 p.m. Saturday night. The region could see accumulations of three to six inches of snow. "Snow will overspread Southern New England after midnight from west to east," according to the NWS advisory. "The majority of the snow is expected to fall from mid-morning into the early afternoon. Snow is expected to diminish late in the afternoon into the evening." The NWS expects snow to accumulate quickly on an already cold ground and noted that "untreated surfaces will become slippery…
Sunday, October 30, 2011
Late October storm drops snow, ice on Needham.
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- Greg Conlan
Sunday, October 30, 2011
A few days before Needham's little ghosts and goblins hit the street for some Trick-or-Treating, the town saw a truly scary sight—several inches of snowfall in October. The early winter storm that arrived late Saturday, Oct. 29 brought heavy rain, ice and snow as well as strong winds that caused trees and wires to come down around town and resulted in more than 3,000 customers without power as of Sunday morning. Despite the unpleasantness of late-October snow, a few Needham residents could be seen outside early Sunday enjoying the fruits of the storm—trying out their snowboards on the hill behind Needham High School. Got some great storm and snow pictures? Plan to sled or build a snowman today? Snap some photos and share them with Needham …
Friday, October 28, 2011
Needham and other areas west and north of Boston could see 2 to 5 inches of snow between Saturday evening and Sunday morning.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for western Norfolk County and other areas of southern New England effective late Saturday into early Sunday. Calling it "the first potential winter storm of the season," the National Weather Service is forecasting a chance for 2 to 5 inches of snowfall on the area. The watch—not yet a warning as of Friday afternoon—advises area residents to expect "a mix of wet and snowy weather" and warned that "with leaves still on the trees, this heavy, wet snow could cause branches to break, with power outages possible." The National Weather Service is also predicting strong northeast winds. Stay tuned to your local weather station for updates as the storm progresses.