Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over the Plains and the Middle Atlantic with heavy rain potential in the south. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicopee Falls / Westover Air Force Base (KCEF)

Lat: 42.2°NLon: 72.53°WElev: 246ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed NE 2 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 8:58 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Amherst MASimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Sunny then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Calm wind.
Thursday
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Amherst MASimilar City Names
 42.37°N 72.53°W (Elev. 200 ft)
6:22 pm EDT Jul 27, 2016
9pm EDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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