Strong Cold Front Pushing Through the East; Frigid Air Returns To Upper Midwest

A strong cold front will push through the East to produce a number of hazards: heavy to excessive rainfall especially from D.C. to Boston, strong to severe storms in Florida, some snow in New England and gusty winds. Meanwhile, a clipper cold front will sweep through the Midwest and plunge through the Plains to deliver a fresh arctic air mass with frigid temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills. Read More >

Current conditions at

Laurence G Hanscom Field Airport (KBED)

Lat: 42.47°NLon: 71.29°WElev: 132ft.

Overcast

10°C

50°F

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SW 19 G 41 km/h
Barometer 1012.4 mb (29.86 in)
Dewpoint 7°C (45°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill7°C (45°F)
Last update 24 Jan 1:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Billerica MA

Flash Flood Watch January 24, 06:00am until January 25, 01:00am
Wind Advisory January 24, 09:00am until January 24, 05:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Wind Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of showers before 3am, then a chance of rain after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 3. South wind 16 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly before 5pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Areas of fog. High near 12. South wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 12 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -5. West wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: -5 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 2. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 2 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -10. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -10 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -3. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -3 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 4. South wind 5 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. South wind around 11 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers before 3am, then a chance of rain after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 3. South wind 16 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Thursday
Rain, mainly before 5pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Areas of fog. High near 12. South wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -5. West wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 2. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -10. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -3. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 4. South wind 5 to 13 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. South wind around 11 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 1. West wind around 14 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -5. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Southeast wind around 8 km/h becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 0. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Billerica MA
 42.54°N 71.27°W (Elev. 60 m)
7:35 pm EST Jan 23, 2019
2am EST Jan 24, 2019-6pm EST Jan 30, 2019
 
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