Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicopee Falls / Westover Air Force Base (KCEF)

Lat: 42.2°NLon: 72.53°WElev: 246ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.6 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 6:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Northampton MA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Northampton MA
 42.32°N 72.66°W (Elev. 197 ft)
6:50 am EDT Aug 18, 2018
7am EDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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