BOSTON (WBZ NewsRadio) — New England is set to see windy weather on top of rain throughout the day.
Wind gusts could reach nearly 70 miles per hour in some areas, according to the National Weather Service. Boston is set to see a maximum of 66 miles per hour, and Providence is expected to see a maximum of 67 miles per hour.
The National Weather Service says the highest wind gusts will occur in the late afternoon — around 4-5 p.m.
Meanwhile, rain has begun to move in through southern New England. About 1 to 2 inches of rain are expected to fall.