Sunshine broke through Isaias’s clouds late Tuesday afternoon. At 5:45 there were no reports of power outages or downed limbs.
The wind continued to gust, but a closer look at the Weather Underground map shows Bedford apparently in the clear. Wind gusts up in excess of 50 miles per hour were recorded in Bedford, but only .17 inch of rain. The tornado watch that was called early today, remains in effect until 9 pm.
Prepping for the Storm ~ In a Pickle
In mid-July, the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency shared hurricane preparedness tips, click this link to refresh your memory. While the center of Isaias is expected to track toward Central Massachusetts, strong winds could remain a factor for Bedford.
The Citizen has monitored local weather reports throughout the day and posted updates to Facebook and Twitter.
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