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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Apr 12:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ashby MA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers between 4am and 5am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers after 8pm.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers between 4am and 5am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers after 8pm. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Ashby MA
 42.68°N 71.8°W (Elev. 748 ft)
11:34 pm EDT Apr 27, 2017
1am EDT Apr 28, 2017-6pm EDT May 4, 2017
 
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