Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicopee Falls / Westover Air Force Base (KCEF)

Lat: 42.2°NLon: 72.53°WElev: 246ft.

Partly Cloudy

57°F

14°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed W 17 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 1:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Amherst MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Amherst MA
 42.37°N 72.53°W (Elev. 200 ft)
1:46 pm EDT Apr 23, 2021
2pm EDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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