Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track. Read More >

Current conditions at

Worcester, Worcester Regional Airport (KORH)

Lat: 42.27°NLon: 71.87°WElev: 1007ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.3 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Worcester MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog after 4am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 57. East wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Clear
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 65. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before noon. High near 79. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of fog after 4am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 57. East wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Tuesday
Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 65. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before noon. High near 79. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Worcester MA
 42.26°N 71.81°W (Elev. 499 ft)
4:08 pm EDT Aug 20, 2018
6pm EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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