Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Orange Municipal Airport (KORE)

Lat: 42.57°NLon: 72.29°WElev: 538ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

74°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 12:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Orange MA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Areas of fog before 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly between 10pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Areas of fog before 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly between 10pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Orange MA
 42.59°N 72.3°W (Elev. 594 ft)
11:10 pm EDT Aug 17, 2018
1am EDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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