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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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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.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 27 May 9:58 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield MA

  • Today

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9am and 5pm. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield MA
 42.11°N 72.53°W
7:13 am EDT May 27, 2015
11am EDT May 27, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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