Hot temperatures across the west; southeast

Heat and humidity will impact the southeast early this week. Heat indices over 100 degrees are expected from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Florida Panhandle, into the lower Mississippi Valley and portions of Alabama and Georgia. Excessive heat will return to the Desert Southwest Monday and persist through the week. Temperatures over 100 will also expand to the Intermountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicopee Falls / Westover Air Force Base (KCEF)

Lat: 42.2°NLon: 72.53°WElev: 246ft.

Partly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed S 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 27 Jun 1:58 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Springfield MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 11 to 13 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Springfield MA
 42.11°N 72.56°W (Elev. 197 ft)
1:49 pm EDT Jun 27, 2016
2pm EDT Jun 27, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 3, 2016
 
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