Lexington Weather

Lexington, Massachusetts, USA

38°F
3/2/2024 8:00am 
  • Lexington Conditions: Mostly cloudy
  • Temperature: 37.8°F / 3.2°CWarmer 0.9°F than last hour.
  • Dew Point: 32.5°FIncreased 1.2°Fsince last hour.
  • Relative Humidity: 81%Increased 1.0% since last hour.
  • Wind: Calm, 10-min avg: Calm, gust: None
  • Barometer: 30.45 in Steady
  • Visibility: 10 miles
  • Rain Today: 0.00 in
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Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

for Western Franklin, MA

Issued by the National Weather Service

    SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  

Western Franklin, MA


Special Weather Statement issued March 2 at 6:45AM EST by NWS Boston/Norton MA

BRIEF PERIOD OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN POSSIBLE NEAR AND ABOVE 1500 FEET ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE BERKSHIRES


Areas Affected: Western Franklin; Western Hampshire; Western Hampden

Urgency: Expected

Severity: Moderate

Certainty: Observed

Alert Sent: Saturday 6:45am EST

Alert Effective: Saturday 6:45am EST

Alert Expires: Saturday 10:00am EST

Event Onset: Saturday 6:45am EST

Issued by: NWS Boston/Norton MA


Details:
...BRIEF PERIOD OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN POSSIBLE NEAR AND ABOVE 1500 FEET ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE BERKSHIRES...

Current temperatures were in the 31/32 degree range at elevations
near and above 1500 feet along the east slopes of the Berkshires.
Rain will overspread the region in the next 1-2 hours.
Temperatures may be just cold enough at the onset for some light
icing...mainly at elevations near and above 1500 feet along the
east slopes of the Berkshires. Motorists traveling into mid
morning should be prepared for icy roads in the high terrain along
the east slopes of the Berkshires. Temperatures should warm above
freezing later this morning ending the light icing risk.

Meta data:
ID: urn:oid:2.49.0.1.840.0.5ef56b849eb17975f93fa997ee1ad1d425ff8814.001.1
Codes: MAZ002, MAZ008, MAZ009
Link: https://api.weather.gov/alerts/urn:oid:2.49.0.1.840.0.5ef56b849eb17975f93fa997ee1ad1d425ff8814.001.1