WATCH: Today’s weather forecast.
Today a front will stall over southern New England providing a cool, cloudy, and rainy Labor Day.
If you’re heading out today give yourself some extra time for rainy travel conditions. Rounds of rain could result in minor flooding of urban, low-lying, and poorly drained areas.
- WHAT…Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be possible.
- WHERE…Portions of central and southern New Hampshire, including the following areas, in New Hampshire, Western and Central Hillsborough. In central New Hampshire, Belknap, Merrimack and Strafford. In southern New Hampshire, Cheshire, Coastal Rockingham, Eastern Hillsborough and Interior Rockingham.
- WHEN…Monday through Tuesday afternoon.
- IMPACTS…Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Flooding may occur in poor drainage and urban areas.
- ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Multiple rounds of showers will continue today with steadier rainfall tonight into tomorrow will lead to rainfall totals of 2 to 3 inches on average. Locally higher amounts in excess of 4 inches are possible.
- PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… You should monitor later forecasts on Manchester Ink Link and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.
5-Day Outlook Sept. 5-Sept. 9
Weather Patterns We’re Watching
The Great Outdoors Weather Report
Summits above 4,000 feet in Northern New Hampshire Today:
Summits obscured. Showers likely. Highs in the mid-50s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Elevations between 2,500 and 4,000 feet in Northern New Hampshire Today:
Summits obscured. A chance of showers in the morning then showers likely in the afternoon. Highs in the mid-50s. East winds up to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Weather: Cloudy with rainy periods.
U.V. Index: Low.
Thunderstorm Potential: None.
High Temperature: In the mid-60s.
Wind: Northeast winds around 10 mph.
Surf height: Around 2 to 3 feet.
Rip Current Risk: Low.
Water temperature: 66 degrees.
Tides for Hampton Beach: High 7.7 feet (MLLW) 06:50 AM Low 1.0 feet (MLLW) 01:05 PM.
Lake Forecast for Lake Winnipesaukee
Northeast winds around 5 mph. Waves around 1 foot. Showers likely. Much cooler. Near steady temperature in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent. Thunderstorms are not forecast for this period. Water temperature 73 degrees.