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Coastal low to bring gusty winds and periods of heavy rain to New England while moderate to heavy rain is expected to linger in the Pacific Northwest and northern California

A coastal low will slowly intensify before moving out of the New England area. Increasingly heavy rainfall will impact the region through Friday. In addition, winds will increase and seas will become rough as the storm gradually intensifies just off the coast. Out west, a cold front approaching the Pacific Northwest will bring moderate to heavy rain to Washington, Oregon and northern California.
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Amherst MA

7 Day Forecast

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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

Overnight

Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Scattered
Showers

Low: 49 °F

Wednesday

Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Showers
Likely

High: 52 °F

Wednesday
Night

Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Heavy
Rain

Low: 47 °F

Thursday

Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Rain

High: 56 °F

Thursday
Night

Rain Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Rain
Likely

Low: 48 °F

Friday

Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Showers

High: 57 °F

Friday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 45 °F

Saturday

Partly Sunny

Partly
Sunny

High: 60 °F

Saturday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Overnight Scattered showers. Patchy fog before 2am, then Patchy fog between 3am and 4am, then Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
  • Wednesday Showers likely, mainly after 9am. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
  • Wednesday Night Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog. Low around 47. North wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
  • Thursday Rain. Patchy fog before 9am. High near 56. North wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
  • Thursday Night Rain likely, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
  • Friday A chance of showers, mainly before 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
  • Saturday Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
  • Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
  • Sunday Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
  • Sunday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
  • Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.