Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bedford, Hanscom Field (KBED)

Lat: 42.47°NLon: 71.29°WElev: 131ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.93 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 7:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Waltham MA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog between 4am and 5am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 93. West wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 90.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog between 4am and 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 93. West wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Waltham MA
 42.38°N 71.24°W (Elev. 98 ft)
6:52 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
8am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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