Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to bring summer heat and humidity to several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are forecast for the Northeast and northern Mid-Atlantic today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pittsfield Municipal Airport (KPSF)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 73.29°WElev: 1148ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Great Barrington MA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers before noon, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between noon and 5pm, then isolated thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Isolated showers before noon, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between noon and 5pm, then isolated thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Great Barrington MA
 42.16°N 73.32°W (Elev. 1696 ft)
6:55 am EDT Aug 21, 2019
9am EDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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