Dangerous Heat Across The Southern U.S. And Severe Thunderstorms In The Plains and Upper Midwest

After a sweltering weekend, heat advisories and excessive heat warnings continue across the southern tier of the U.S. with the potential for more record high temperatures and very dangerous heat indices. Also, severe thunderstorms with all hazards, including tornadoes, hail, damaging winds and heavy rain, are expected this afternoon and evening from the Upper Midwest to the central High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Westfield, Barnes Municipal Airport (KBAF)

Lat: 42.16°NLon: 72.71°WElev: 269ft.

Heavy Rain

78°F

26°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 9 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.6 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 13 Jul 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Westfield MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light northwest wind.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Westfield MA
 42.14°N 72.76°W (Elev. 210 ft)
1:27 pm EDT Jul 13, 2020
1pm EDT Jul 13, 2020-6pm EDT Jul 19, 2020
 
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