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Severe weather threat continues on Wednesday for the Plains and Northeast

The severe weather threat continues on Wednesday across portions of the central and southern Plains. Large hail and damaging winds will be the primary risks, however tornadoes cannot be ruled out. Severe weather will also be possible across portions of the Northeast where damaging winds are the primary threat.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicopee Falls / Westover Air Force Base (KCEF)

Lat: 42.2°NLon: 72.53°WElev: 246ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.4 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 6:58 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Amherst MA

  • Today

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 4pm. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Amherst MA
 42.37°N 72.53°W
7:13 am EDT May 27, 2015
9am EDT May 27, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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