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Flash flooding possible for parts of Upper Midwest

A slow-moving weather system progressing from the northern Plains to the Great Lakes will bring excessive rainfall and a risk of flash flooding to portions of the Upper Midwest on Friday. The heaviest rainfall is expected from central Iowa northeastward across southeastern Minn. and into Wisc. Rainfall totals of 1-2 inches, with locally-higher amounts, are possible through Saturday morning.
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Amherst MA

7 Day Forecast

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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

Tonight

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 54 °F

Saturday

Patchy Fog

Patchy
Fog

High: 76 °F

Saturday
Night

Patchy Fog

Patchy
Fog

Low: 64 °F

Sunday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 84 °F

Sunday
Night

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Thunderstorms
Likely

Low: 68 °F

Labor
Day

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 84 °F

Monday
Night

Patchy Fog

Patchy
Fog

Low: 66 °F

Tuesday

Patchy Fog

Patchy
Fog

High: 87 °F

Tuesday
Night

Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Showers

Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind.
  • Saturday Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
  • Saturday Night Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 7 mph.
  • Sunday A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Sunday Night Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
  • Labor Day A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
  • Monday Night Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
  • Tuesday Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
  • Tuesday Night A chance of showers. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
  • Wednesday Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
  • Thursday Sunny, with a high near 83.
  • Thursday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
  • Friday Sunny, with a high near 82.