Active Weather for the Plains and Mississippi Valley

A developing storm across the Southern Plains is forecast to bring severe weather that includes large hail and damaging wind gusts, heavy rainfall that could result in flash flooding across portions of the Plains and Mississippi Valley. The effects of this storm will continue through the middle of this week. The Four Corners area will continue to see elevated to critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicopee Falls / Westover Air Force Base (KCEF)

Lat: 42.2°NLon: 72.53°WElev: 246ft.

Partly Cloudy

91°F

33°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed SW 16 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 22 May 5:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Amherst MASimilar City Names

Heat Advisory until May 22, 08:00pm
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    Heat Advisory until May 22, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sun

    Heat Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North wind around 9 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 3 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Amherst MASimilar City Names
 42.37°N 72.53°W (Elev. 200 ft)
3:08 pm EDT May 22, 2022
6pm EDT May 22, 2022-6pm EDT May 29, 2022
 
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