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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Bedford, New Bedford Regional Airport (KEWB)

Lat: 41.68°NLon: 70.96°WElev: 79ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 30 Jun 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

New Bedford MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 78. South wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers likely before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated thunderstorms after 5am. Areas of fog before 8pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Independence Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
New Bedford MA
 41.66°N 70.94°W (Elev. 85 ft)
11:19 am EDT Jun 30, 2015
1pm EDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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