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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bedford, Hanscom Field (KBED)

Lat: 42.47°NLon: 71.29°WElev: 131ft.

Mostly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1020.2 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 21 Aug 1:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cochituate MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Cochituate MA
 42.33°N 71.35°W (Elev. 197 ft)
2:09 pm EDT Aug 21, 2017
2pm EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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