Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Thunderstorm Threats From The Mid South To The Great Lakes Today And Tonight

A slow moving low pressure system and cold front will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds and isolated tornadoes from portions of the Mid South to the Midwest and Great Lakes today and tonight. Heavy rainfall could also lead to flooding concerns. The severe weather threat will shift to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Westfield, Barnes Municipal Airport (KBAF)

Lat: 42.16°NLon: 72.71°WElev: 269ft.

Light Rain

58°F

14°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.6 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Sep 8:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Northampton MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Patchy fog. Low around 60. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am.  Areas of fog between 7pm and 10pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Patchy fog. Low around 60. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Patchy fog before 1pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am. Areas of fog between 7pm and 10pm. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Northampton MA
 42.32°N 72.66°W (Elev. 197 ft)
7:16 pm EDT Sep 25, 2018
9pm EDT Sep 25, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2018
 
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