Excessive Heat in the Central U.S. This Week; Monsoon Rains Return to the Southwest Late This Week

A sultry several days is expected across the central half of the U.S. as excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from the northern Plains to the northwestern Gulf Coast. Flash flooding impacts will be possible across northern Utah and Colorado into southern Wyoming late this week into the weekend as monsoonal rainfall ramps back up in complex terrain, burned areas, and urban areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicopee Falls / Westover Air Force Base (KCEF)

Lat: 42.2°NLon: 72.53°WElev: 246ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.93 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 5:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield MA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind around 7 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield MA
 42.11°N 72.53°W (Elev. 197 ft)
3:35 am EDT Jul 27, 2021
6am EDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2021
 
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