Heat Will Continue in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the mid-Atlantic and southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. In the central and northern Plains, strong to severe thunderstorms are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Mostly Cloudy

91°F

33°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed NW 13 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.5 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 26 Jul 4:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ashby MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Ashby MA
 42.68°N 71.8°W (Elev. 748 ft)
3:22 pm EDT Jul 26, 2016
5pm EDT Jul 26, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2016
 
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