Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Pittsfield Municipal Airport (KPSF)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 73.29°WElev: 1148ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Housatonic MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 48. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 48. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Housatonic MA
 42.25°N 73.36°W (Elev. 751 ft)
12:41 pm EDT May 24, 2016
12pm EDT May 24, 2016-6pm EDT May 30, 2016
 
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