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 >

Current conditions at

Chicopee Falls / Westover Air Force Base (KCEF)

Lat: 42.2°NLon: 72.53°WElev: 246ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.93 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 3:58 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield MA

Heat Advisory July 25, 11:00am until July 25, 06:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 96 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 92. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 94.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 92. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
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 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield MA
 42.11°N 72.53°W (Elev. 197 ft)
3:20 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
4am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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