Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Across Much of the Plains and Mississippi Valley; A Strong Pacific Storm Moves Across the West

Areas of severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall will continue from the Southern Plains into much of the Mississippi Valley into Sunday morning. The primary threats will be widespread damaging winds, large hail and a few tornadoes. On the West Coast, a Pacific storm will continue unsettled conditions and widespread precipitation, including heavy mountain snow, this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Barre / Montpelier, Knapp State Airport (KMPV)

Lat: 44.2°NLon: 72.57°WElev: 1165ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 May 8:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Waitsfield VT

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 61. South wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West wind 13 to 16 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. North wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 61. South wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West wind 13 to 16 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. North wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Calm wind.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. West wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Waitsfield VT
 44.2°N 72.81°W (Elev. 909 ft)
6:35 am EDT May 19, 2019
8am EDT May 19, 2019-6pm EDT May 25, 2019
 
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