The combination of bright sunshine, light winds, and seasonable temperature will make for a fine afternoon for outdoor projects.
The strong ridge of High-pressure responsible for the fine weather will be sliding offshore, allowing for increasing cloudiness, and no threat of freezing overnight.
A storm system will swing across northern New England, dragging a cold front across Massachusetts on Friday. This can bring a brief passing rain shower but should have little impact on roadways.
Colder and drier weather returns on Saturday. Sunday, a more important storm will form along the Mid-Atlantic coastline and track northeastward. This looks to be primarily a rain event, although the rain looks to be on the heavy side.