Madeline weakening as it passes just south of Hawaii; Hermine gaining strength as it moves towards Florida

The National Hurricane Center has issued a Tropical Storm Watch, Tropical Storm Warning and a Hurricane Watch for parts of the Southeastern United States as Tropical Storm Hermine churns in the eastern Gulf of Mexico. Meanwhile, Madeline in the Pacific is on a path just south of Hawaii. A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for southern islands. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taunton, Taunton Municipal Airport (KTAN)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 71.02°WElev: 43ft.

A Few Clouds

79°F

26°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 31 Aug 5:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly after 2am.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 77. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Tropical storm conditions possible. A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Tropical
    Storm
    Conditions
    Possible

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 77. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Tropical storm conditions possible. A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Labor Day
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
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 41.79°N 71.06°W (Elev. 98 ft)
4:32 pm EDT Aug 31, 2016
6pm EDT Aug 31, 2016-6pm EDT Sep 7, 2016
 
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