National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Unsettled weather in store for eastern U.S. into weekend

A complex weather system moving across the eastern U.S. will bring a variety of hazardous weather to the region on Friday and into the weekend. Much colder weather is expected by Saturday, along with numerous showers and accumulating snow in the higher elevations of the Appalachians. Rain and snow will move into northern New England on Sunday.

Current Conditions

Amherst County

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 70 percent.
  • Saturday Rain. Highs in the upper 40s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.
  • Saturday Night Cloudy with a chance of rain showers in the evening...then partly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
  • Sunday Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
  • Sunday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening...becoming light and variable.
  • Monday Sunny. Highs around 60.
  • Monday Night And Tuesday Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 60s.
  • Tuesday Night Through Thursday Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy in the evening...then clearing. Lows around 40.
  • Friday Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.