Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Another front will bring more unsettled weather to the region by Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Beverly, Beverly Municipal Airport (KBVY)

Lat: 42.58°NLon: 70.92°WElev: 108ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.5 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 15 Dec 3:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Salem MA

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of drizzle between 8am and 10am, then rain likely after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. East wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain before 11pm, then rain, possibly mixed with snow.  Low around 35. Northeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow likely before 11am, then a slight chance of drizzle between 11am and 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Drizzle

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Blustery

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 37. West wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of drizzle between 8am and 10am, then rain likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. East wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain before 11pm, then rain, possibly mixed with snow. Low around 35. Northeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Rain and snow likely before 11am, then a slight chance of drizzle between 11am and 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 37. West wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 48. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Salem MA
 42.51°N 70.88°W (Elev. 3 ft)
3:54 am EST Dec 15, 2018
4am EST Dec 15, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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