Severe weather on Friday

11/13/21 By Luda Tang

Boston area residents can expect stronger and more widespread showers and wind, also a few embedded strong to severe thunderstorms in the main area of rain this afternoon.

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A wind advisory will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on the North Shore, South Shore, South Coast, Cape, and Islands for gusts 40-50 mph. Other places from Worcester to Boston should plan on gusts 30-40 mph. Major wind damage is not expected, but some debris from leaves and branches on neighborhood roads is possible. 

Rainfall in Boston is likely to end around 5 p.m., while Worcester is an hour earlier around 4 p.m., and the Cape is latest at 7 p.m. Showers and wind will dwindle from west to east in the late afternoon.  

However, you can expect plenty of sunshine at the beginning of Saturday though the temperature is cool around 30 to 40 degrees Fahrenheit. The temperature in the afternoon will be higher with highs in the upper 50 to low 60 degrees Fahrenheit. Clouds will increase during the second half of the day. Sunday will run cooler and partly cloudy.