Friday, July 27, 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. Severe thunderstorms are predicted today into tomorrow, so be safe and keep an eye on Norwood Patch for weather updates! 2. Register for a "bike optional" bike ride in Boston this Saturday with the Bicycle Club of Norwood. No bike required, but registration is. For more information, check out our events page here. 3. Catch a show with the family tonight! The Walpole Children's Theater production of "Treasure Island" starts at 7 p.m., cost is $12 for adults, $8 for children and seniors. 4. Well the nominations are in and …
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…
Monday, June 25, 2012
Norwood is expected to see heavy rain with the possibility of thunderstorms Monday into Monday evening.
Heavy rain and developing thunderstorms are predicted for Norwood to start the week, according to the National Weather Service. The NWS office in Taunton has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook due to the possibility of a few "strong to severe" thunderstorms in the area. Local heavy rainfall may also produce short-lived flooding. Thunderstorms are most likely between 7 p.m. and midnight Monday as the system moves east across Massachusetts. If you see or hear of any power outages or other storm-related hazards, tell us in the comments or email us at Kelly.Glista@Patch.com. You can also tell us on Facebook or Twitter, tweet @NorwoodMAPatch.
Friday, June 8, 2012
The National Weather Service reports a slight chance of storms severe enough to cause gusting winds and hail.
Norwood and the surrounding area can expect more rain tonight in the form of showers and possible thunderstorms according to the National Weather Service. The NWS office in Taunton predicts showers and a few thunderstorms mainly between 4-10 p.m. A hazardous weather outlook has been issued as well, stating, "There is a low probability a few thunderstorms this afternoon and evening may be strong enough to produce hail and/or strong gusty winds." Rain showers are predicted Saturday evening as well. Patch will try to keep you updated on any event cancellations or postponements due to weather. Don't see your event information? Email us!