Monday’s Solar Eclipse: What You Need To Know

  From Chief Meteorologist Tony Petrarca Excitement is building as we get close to the a solar eclipse on Monday August 21st.  In this blog we will cover the following… What is a solar eclipse How to view it safely What will it look like here in southern New England Weather forecast Monday…will it be clear? WHAT IS A SOLAR ECLIPSE: A solar eclipse occurs when the moon appears to cover the disk of the sun.  The moon will will pass between the sun and earth and will block all or part of the sun. Some locations in the United…