Widespread, Significant Severe Storms; Blistering Heat; Persistent Monsoon and Fire Weather Threats

A swath of severe weather is forecast from the Middle South to the Great Lakes. Very large hail, significant damaging winds, and tornadoes will be possible; especially; from northwestern Tennessee to southwestern Ohio. The south-central U.S. remains excessively hot, with Heat Indices over 110 degrees. Monsoon moisture continues threats of local flash floods, and dry thunderstorms in the west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Worcester, Worcester Regional Airport (KORH)

Lat: 42.27°NLon: 71.87°WElev: 1007ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 20 Jul 1:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Worcester MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog between 4am and 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 56. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 3pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog between 4am and 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 56. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Worcester MA
 42.26°N 71.81°W (Elev. 499 ft)
10:14 am EDT Jul 20, 2018
2pm EDT Jul 20, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2018
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database