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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bedford, Hanscom Field (KBED)

Lat: 42.47°NLon: 71.29°WElev: 131ft.

Fair

86°F

30°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 20 Jul 5:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Acton MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 3 to 7 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

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Acton MA
 42.48°N 71.43°W (Elev. 207 ft)
3:06 pm EDT Jul 20, 2017
6pm EDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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