Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Worcester, Worcester Regional Airport (KORH)

Lat: 42.27°NLon: 71.87°WElev: 1007ft.

Fair

11°F

-12°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1027.6 mb)
Dewpoint -1°F (-18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill1°F (-17°C)
Last update 17 Jan 7:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Worcester Regional Airport MA

Winter Storm Watch January 19, 04:00pm until January 20, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 23. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow, mainly before 2pm.  High near 35. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. North wind around 6 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow, mainly after 7pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 17. East wind 6 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 2pm, then freezing rain between 2pm and 3pm, then freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow after 3pm. The snow and freezing rain could be heavy at times.  High near 28. Northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 28 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow and freezing rain before 7pm, then a chance of snow between 7pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 8. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Cold

    High: 8 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 23. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Snow, mainly before 2pm. High near 35. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
A chance of snow, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. North wind around 6 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Snow, mainly after 7pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 17. East wind 6 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 2pm, then freezing rain between 2pm and 3pm, then freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow after 3pm. The snow and freezing rain could be heavy at times. High near 28. Northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow and freezing rain before 7pm, then a chance of snow between 7pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 8. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Southwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Worcester Regional Airport MA
 42.27°N 71.87°W (Elev. 958 ft)
7:38 am EST Jan 17, 2019
8am EST Jan 17, 2019-6pm EST Jan 23, 2019
 
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