Cold Front to Bring Cooling and Heavy Rain in the East; Building Heat and Monsoon in the West

A slow moving cold front will bring temperatures back to near normal early this week in the East. Strong to severe storms ahead of the front may produce damaging winds and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding. Strengthening high pressure in the West will produce surging monsoon moisture with potential for flash flooding. Heat may become excessive in the Desert Southwest this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Bedford, New Bedford Regional Airport (KEWB)

Lat: 41.68°NLon: 70.96°WElev: 79ft.

Light Rain

78°F

26°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.5 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 22 Jul 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

New Bedford MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 9pm. Low around 68. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 72. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers between 9am and 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light southwest wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 9pm. Low around 68. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 72. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between 9am and 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light southwest wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
New Bedford MA
 41.66°N 70.94°W (Elev. 85 ft)
3:40 pm EDT Jul 22, 2019
4pm EDT Jul 22, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2019
 
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