Record Warmth for the Central and West; Active Weather for Alaska and Hawaii

High pressure from the west coast to the southeast will bring above normal temperatures through Friday. Meanwhile, strong low pressure near the Great Lakes will bring rain and snow showers with occasional gusty winds. A developing storm for Alaska may bring heavy snow, blizzard conditions and bitterly cold temperatures this weekend. The State of Hawaii may also see flooding into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicopee Falls / Westover Air Force Base (KCEF)

Lat: 42.2°NLon: 72.53°WElev: 246ft.

Thunderstorm Rain Hail Squalls and Windy

47°F

8°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed N 36 G 44 mph
Barometer 29.51 in (1000.0 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 2 Dec 8:56 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Amherst MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then isolated showers between 11pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers between 1pm and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then isolated showers between 11pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers between 1pm and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Amherst MA
 42.39°N 72.5°W (Elev. 226 ft)
6:39 pm EST Dec 2, 2021
9pm EST Dec 2, 2021-6pm EST Dec 9, 2021
 
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