Wednesday, October 24, 2012
It's still too early to know for sure whether Sandy will visit New England.
Meteorologists are now saying that many models are showing Tropical Storm Sandy will head off to sea after becoming a hurricane before reaching New England early next week, but there are still some models that show it could turn toward the East coast. It’s still too early to know for sure. The National Hurricane Center is predicting Sandy will become a category 1 hurricane on Wednesday when it hits Jamaica. On his weather blog on the 7News website, Chris Lambert said the storm will likely head for open waters of the Atlantic after hitting the Bahamas later this week, but it’s still early and there is a shot it may head toward New England and hit this area on Monday or Tuesday of next week. Lambert wrote: These models are relying on a …
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
A multi-hazard weather event is in store for Tuesday afternoon and night and into Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. Potential hazards include heavy rain, strong winds, high tides, and the possibly of isolated severe thunderstorms.
The National Weather Service has forecast heavy rain, strong winds and the potential of thunderstorms for the Norwood area Tuesday and Wednesday of this week. There is a wind advisory and hazardous weather outlook in place. The worst of the storm is projected to be Tuesday evening and into Wednesday. According to the NWS: The weather settles down after that. Thursday and Friday will be mostly sunny. Temperatures will be in the mid 60s on Thursday and the low 70s on Friday. Click here to see a complete forecast.
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Showers and thunderstorms will hit Norwood throughout the evening Wednesday - watch out for commonly flooded areas.
Rain showers with possible thunderstorms are predicted throughout the evening Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. The forecast for Wednesday shows that in addition to the rain that's already fallen, showers are likely until 5 p.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms until 8 p.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Southwest wind predicted between 11 and 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. The chance of precipitation is 70 percent. If you see any weather-related hazards around town, let us know in the comments section or at Kelly.Glista@Patch.com.
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Large hail and downpours may accompany storms the next few days.
A stretch of warm and hazy weather conditions will lead to the possibility of showers and thunderstorms over the next few days, the National Weather Service is predicting. Earlier today the NWS issued a flood advisory for many communities, including Norwood, after strong thunderstorms barreled through Eastern Mass., dropping heavy rain on the region. Isolated storms could build again later today, with the potential for strong wind and localized flash flooding. The chance for rain and storms will return on Thursday, with hail possible from the morning through the early afternoon hours. On Friday and Saturday, any storms that develop could turn severe, with damaging wind, large hail and downpours. If you see severe weather, and it's safe to …
Friday, August 10, 2012
Thunderstorms and heavy rain are expected through Norfolk County and other portions of the state through Friday evening into Saturday.
A tornado watch has been issued for most of Southern New England, including Norwood, through 9 p.m. Friday, according to the National Weather Service. Rain and damaging winds are expected to reach the area Friday afternoon and evening, according to the report. "Numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and tonight," the watch stated Friday. "Thunderstorms may contain very heavy downpours and cause localized street flooding. Some of the thunderstorms may also contain strong wind gusts, with a few possibly becoming severe this afternoon and evening with damaging winds." Showers and thunderstorms are likely Saturday, as well, with some thunderstorms containing very heavy downpours, according to a hazardous weather …
Thursday, August 2, 2012
The National Weather Service is predicting scattered storms tonight through tomorrow.
For anyone who was caught in the brief rain storm Thursday afternoon in Norwood, there may be more where that came from. The National Weather Service office in Taunton is predicting scattered thunderstorms Thursday evening and throughout the day Friday. Some storms could produce heavy rain. After Wednesday's rain storms that left some areas of Norwood in flash floods, residents should watch for problem areas in case of heavy precipitation. For other thunderstorm safety tips check here. If you hear or see of any weather-related hazards in Norwood, share it with your neighbors on Norwood Patch.
Thursday, July 26, 2012
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch from 4 p.m. Thursday through Friday morning.
Showers and thunderstorms, some possibly severe, could hit Norwood tonight according to the National Weather Service. Starting around 10 p.m. Thursday, the NWS is predicting a 70 percent chance of thunderstorms for the Norwood area. Some storms may be severe, with large hail, damaging winds and heavy rain. A flash flood warning has also been issued starting at 4 p.m. Thursday and continuing through Friday morning. The forecast for the weekend is more of the same for local residents, with heavy rain and thunderstorms predicted through Saturday night. Already Thursday night's Radio Disney Movie Night has been moved indoors to the Civic Center due to the weather. If you hear of other cancellations, or see a weather-related hazard around town…
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Your daily dose of Patch knowledge.
Five Things You Need To Know Today is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance. Check back later for more, and let us know what you think of the feature in the comments section. 1. Head outside today Norwood, the weather forecast is sunny with a high temperature of 80 degrees! 2. Well the nominations are in and it's time to vote! Check out our Best of Patch Readers' Choice voting page to vote for your favorite local businesses in several categories. 3. There will be a free Radio Disney Movie Night at the Hawes Pool area tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. featuring Phineas and Ferb. If rains, the event will be held at the Norwood Civic Center. 4. The Norwood High School Alumni Choir will celebrate 10 years with…
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Severe storms are predicted after 3 p.m., with frequent lightning, heavy downpours, large hail and damaging winds, according to the National Weather Service.
UPDATED: 2:30 p.m. The National Weather Service now says storms may roll through Norwood as early as 3 p.m. There may be some localized street flooding during these storms, as heavy downpours are expected. *** While it is a beautiful sunny day at 2 p.m. with blue skies, the National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for the eastern part of Massachusetts. The National Weather Service said radar is indicating there may be severe, scattered storms between 5 and 8 p.m. These storms are expected to include strong to damaging winds, large hail, heavy downpours and frequent lightning. The severe thunderstorm watch area is for most of Southern New England. A severe thunderstorm watch means conditions are favorable for severe …
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
The National Weather Service predicts possible thunderstorms after 5 p.m. Wednesday.
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for much of Central and Eastern Massachusetts until 9 p.m. Wednesday. According to the NWS, Norwood can expect possible thunderstorms after 5 p.m., with rain showers predicted before that. NWS predicts southern New England will see the worst of the hazardous weather. The storms could break the heat. A low temperature of 67 degrees is expected in Norwood this evening. The high temperature tomorrow shouldn't exceed 85, according to forecasts. If you hear or see any weather related hazards, let us know at Kelly.Glista@Patch.com.