Weather: Warm and sunny with some spot T-storms

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Monday’s Weather

A weak disturbance will pass through today with few thunderstorms, highs in the upper 70s. High pressure will stall over the mid-Atlantic states giving us a summer feel Tuesday that will last until Friday.

Weather Outlook, May 17 – May 21

Today: Some sun with a few thunderstorms High 77 Winds: WNW 5-10 mph
Tonight: Partly cloudy Low 51 Winds: Light & Variable
Tuesday: Mix sun & clouds High 81 Winds: WNW 10-15 mph
Tuesday night: Partly cloudy & mild Low 57 Winds: W 5-10 mph
Wednesday: Some sun & very warm High 87 Winds: NNW 5-10 mph
Wednesday night: Partly cloudy & mild Low 60 Winds: W 5-10 mph
Thursday: Some sun & very warm Hight 86 Winds: NW 5-15 mph
Thursday night: Clouding up & warm Low 64 Winds: WNW 5-10 mph
Friday: Some sun & warm High 81 Winds: WSW 5-10 mph
Friday night: Some clouds & warm Low 64 Winds: WSW 5-10 mph

Weather Patterns We’re Watching

The feel of summer this week.

Beach forecast for Hampton & Rye

Beach forecast for Hampton & Rye

  • Weather Outlook: Mostly sunny. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
  • UV Index: Moderate.
  • Thunderstorm Potential: Low. Implies that there is little chance of thunderstorms.
  • High Temperature: Mid-60s.
  • Winds: North winds around 5 mph, becoming southeast in the afternoon.
  • Surf Height: Around 1 foot.
  • Water Temperature: 50 degrees – According to the USCG, when the water temperature is below 60 degrees, the average submerged person could lose dexterity within minutes and be unable to accomplish simple tasks like buckling a life jacket or operating a radio.
  • Rip Current Risk: Low. Tides: Hampton Beach High 7.5 feet (MLLW) 03:28 PM EDT.

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Nathan Graziano

Nathan Graziano lives in Manchester with his wife and kids. He's the author of nine collections of fiction and poetry. His most recent book, Fly Like The Seagull was published by Luchador Press in 2020. He's a high school teacher and freelance writer, and in his free time, he writes bios about himself in the third person. For more information, visit his website: