Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Laurence G Hanscom Field Airport (KBED)

Lat: 42.47°NLon: 71.29°WElev: 132ft.

Mostly Cloudy

52°F

11°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1012.1 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 8 May 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington MA

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 56. East wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before 9pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 44. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 65. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain, mainly after 1am.  Low around 47. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 56. East wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers before 9pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 44. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 65. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Rain, mainly after 1am. Low around 47. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Rain likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 14 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind around 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington MA
 42.45°N 71.23°W (Elev. 223 ft)
4:59 am EDT May 8, 2021
9am EDT May 8, 2021-6pm EDT May 14, 2021
 
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