Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bedford, Hanscom Field (KBED)

Lat: 42.47°NLon: 71.29°WElev: 131ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.89 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 28 Jul 7:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Waltham MA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then rain likely after 7am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 4pm.  Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then rain likely after 7am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers before 4pm. Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Waltham MA
 42.38°N 71.24°W (Elev. 98 ft)
7:22 am EDT Jul 28, 2016
8am EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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