Current Weather in Amherst

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Amherst College Local Weather Hotline: (413) 542-SNOW

New Toll-Free Amherst College Weather Hotline: (888) 289-1049

Amherst College will notify two television stations, WGGB TV 40 and WWLP TV 22, and three radio stations, WFCR FM 88.5, WHYN FM 93.1/AM 560 and WPKX FM 97.9, in the event of closure. Closure decisions will be made in time for broadcast announcements by 6:30 a.m. on the day of a storm.

Faculty wishing to announce cancellation of classes may submit announcements to the Campus Intranet (use your Amherst e-mail username and password to log in).

Amherst College Philip T. Ives '32 Weather Station—Recording the weather since 1948.

Weather Links

Amherst Area Forecast (National Weather Service)—Weather for Amherst (The Weather Channel)
Full Mass Weather (National Weather Service - Interactive Weather Information Network)
Nationwide/World Weather (Univ. of Michigan Weather Underground)
US and International Weather (Intellicast)
State Forecasts (includes Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, and Guam/Marianas) (WeatherNet at the Univ. of Michigan)

Alternate Weather Sources

Northeastern US Weather (Penn State Univ.)
Vermont Weather (Lyndon State College)
US Travel Cities Weather (includes radar and satellite maps, climate, current conditions, forecast) (WeatherNet at the Univ. of Michigan)
National Weather Service Welcome Page (NWS)

Satellite Maps

Weather Maps (including current US surface weather map, satellite image, upper air map) (LSC)
Satellite Imagery, United States (Intellicast)

International Weather

International Weather (NBC News)
International City Forecasts (The Weather Channel)
International Weather (Intellicast)