Barry Fading Away; Attention Turns To Major Summer Heat Wave

Post-Tropical Barry continues to steadily weaken and will fade away over the next day or two. The decaying system may still produce very heavy rainfall and possible flash flooding from the Lower Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley. Attention on the weather then shifts from Barry to a major summer heat wave mid to late week into the weekend, across much of the Central and Eastern states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Taunton, Taunton Municipal Airport (KTAN)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 71.02°WElev: 43ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 16 Jul 9:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Taunton MA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny and hot, with a high near 97. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 97 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny and hot, with a high near 97. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Taunton MA
 41.9°N 71.09°W (Elev. 49 ft)
10:10 am EDT Jul 16, 2019
10am EDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 22, 2019
 
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