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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – Things are quiet for now across western Mass. but a Strong Thunderstorm moved through parts of Franklin and Hampshire Counties with heavy rain, large hail and gusty winds earlier this afternoon. Because of this there’s A… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)  The Flood Advisory for east central Hampden and southeastern Hampshire counties has been dropped.  The threat for severe weather also continues to diminish but the threat for showers will persist through tonight…. Read more

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As we head into the holiday weekend, summer is showing no signs of quit as a stuffy, tropical air mass arrives. With clear skies, a diminish breeze and high pressure overhead, we can expect a crisp, cool night tonight. Temperatures will dip… Read more

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The National Weather Service has confirmed that a funnel cloud was observed in the sky as thunderstorms rolled through the Springfield area earlier this afternoon. A funnel was seen according to several trained spotter reports from Springfield to… Read more

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REGION (WGGB) — The first of 3 full “supermoons” occurred over the weekend, and numerous photos were sent to ABC40. We would love to see your weather-related photos! If you have any pictures, feel free to send them to… Read more

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(Image Courtesy: MGN Online / Wikipedia) SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)  The full July moon will be lighting up the country side tomorrow night and this time around it will look a little bigger in the sky. The July full moon is called The full… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – The humidity will continue to increase this evening as the “triple H” weather returns. Several severe storms have clipped northern Franklin County and moved into eastern Massachusetts. Some heavy rain has cooled the… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 5:30 pm for northern Franklin County.  A thunderstorm with heavy rain, damaging winds potentially over 60 mph and large hail is sliding east-southeast across… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) –  Temperatures fell  into the 40′s and 50′s this morning. However temperatures have been climbing quickly and will reach into the upper 70′s later this afternoon with a nice breeze making it feel even more… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – The combination of a few light showers and a bit of sunshine created a rainbow over the valley right around sunrise. Picture sent to us from Beth Muller…. Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — It was a chilly start this morning but a beautiful day is on the way! We will see plenty of sunshine and it will be warm with low levels of humidity. Temperatures will rebound very quickly and highs will top out in… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — What a difference a day makes. Yesterday we saw temperatures in the low 80′s and today temperatures only made it into the low 50′s. It felt more like early April out there than late May. The chill is not done yet… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) –  Most of the thunderstorms have been off to the east of  western Massachusetts this afternoon but parts of Worcester County have been getting pounded with hail. A cool pool of air aloft combined with a weak… Read more

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As severe thunderstorms ripped across central and eastern New York Thursday, a possible tornado and hail up to 4″ in diameter were reported! Amsterdam, NY which is only about 30 mi. northwest of Albany on I-90, reported the incredibly large… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — A cold front is now approaching western Mass. so we can expect more showers and a few storms over the next couple of hours.  If you hear thunder be sure to seek shelter right away until the storm passes. The front… Read more