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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bedford, Hanscom Field (KBED)

Lat: 42.47°NLon: 71.29°WElev: 131ft.

Mostly Cloudy

94°F

34°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 29.70 in (1006.6 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 23 Jul 4:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cochituate MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with hail, damaging winds, and frequent lightning.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with hail, damaging winds, and frequent lightning. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A slight chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Cochituate MA
 42.33°N 71.35°W (Elev. 197 ft)
3:20 pm EDT Jul 23, 2016
5pm EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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