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A Slight Risk of Severe Thunderstorms into Tonight

Severe thunderstorms may develop and move southeastward this evening and tonight across parts of the north-central Plains and Upper Midwest, offering damaging wind, severe hail and the risk of a few tornadoes. A few thunderstorms may drop hail and damaging gusts near severe levels in New England.
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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.

Partly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1008.0 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 1 Aug 10:58 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Amherst MASimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Amherst MASimilar City Names
 42.37°N 72.53°W (Elev. 200 ft)
9:44 am EDT Aug 1, 2015
12pm EDT Aug 1, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 7, 2015
 
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