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Severe Storms Possible into this Evening

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has an enhanced risk of severe weather in portions of the Great Lakes and Midwest today. The area of greatest concern is in Michigan, southeast Wisconsin, northern Illinois, and northern Indiana. The primary risks for this area will be damaging winds and large hail, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pittsfield Municipal Airport (KPSF)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 73.29°WElev: 1148ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Aug 7:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sheffield MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Sheffield MA
 42.12°N 73.33°W (Elev. 784 ft)
7:40 pm EDT Aug 2, 2015
8pm EDT Aug 2, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 9, 2015
 
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