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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicopee Falls / Westover Air Force Base (KCEF)

Lat: 42.2°NLon: 72.53°WElev: 246ft.

Fair

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed NW 18 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1024.3 mb)
Dewpoint -7°F (-22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 22 Mar 6:58 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.

    Clear and
    Blustery then
    Clear

    Low: 11 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 36. Wind chill values as low as -1. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow between 9am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. South wind 5 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and sleet.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Sleet

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and sleet before 11am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Sleet
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before 9pm, then rain and sleet likely between 9pm and 5am, then freezing rain and sleet likely after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 36. Wind chill values as low as -1. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph.
Thursday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A chance of snow between 9am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 43. South wind 5 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Saturday
A chance of rain, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and sleet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of rain and sleet before 11am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before 9pm, then rain and sleet likely between 9pm and 5am, then freezing rain and sleet likely after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Freezing rain likely before 9am, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield MA
 42.11°N 72.53°W (Elev. 197 ft)
3:55 pm EDT Mar 22, 2017
7pm EDT Mar 22, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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