Significant Outbreak Of Severe Thunderstorms, Violent Tornadoes, And Heavy Rain In The Plains Today

A potent spring storm system is expected to produce an outbreak of severe weather in parts of the Plains today. Very large hail, damaging winds, flash flooding, and large/violent tornadoes are possible. The area most likely to experience significant tornadoes stretches from the Texas Hill Country through central Oklahoma. Residents should review severe weather safety and heed any warnings. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicopee Falls / Westover Air Force Base (KCEF)

Lat: 42.2°NLon: 72.53°WElev: 246ft.

Mostly Cloudy

28°C

82°F

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed W 26 km/h
Barometer 1005.5 mb (29.68 in)
Dewpoint 15°C (59°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index28°C (82°F)
Last update 20 May 2:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilbraham MA

Severe T-storm Watch until May 20, 09:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
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    Severe T-storm Watch until May 20, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Mon

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then scattered showers between 9pm and midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 11 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 11 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Breezy, with a northwest wind 23 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 20 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 13 to 18 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 21. North wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9. North wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then scattered showers between 9pm and midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 11 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Breezy, with a northwest wind 23 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 13 to 18 km/h after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 21. North wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. North wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. East wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. South wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 10 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. West wind around 11 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Wilbraham MA
 42.14°N 72.44°W (Elev. 85 m)
1:35 pm EDT May 20, 2019
3pm EDT May 20, 2019-6pm EDT May 27, 2019
 
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