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Heavy rain and severe weather possible from the northern/central Plains to the Upper Midwest

Heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the northern and central Plains, pushing eastward into the Upper Midwest by Wednesday. These severe thunderstorms may be capable of producing large hail and damaging winds, and possibly some tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Partly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jun 7:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ashby MA

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers before noon, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between noon and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 52. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Light west wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers before noon, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between noon and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 52. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Light west wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Ashby MA
 42.68°N 71.8°W (Elev. 748 ft)
6:56 am EDT Jun 27, 2017
8am EDT Jun 27, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 3, 2017
 
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