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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms move into the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon; and into the Gulf States on Saturday. Storms may contain very heavy rain,large hail, and damaging winds. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains, while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.44 in (1031.4 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 24 Mar 7:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ashby MA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of snow and sleet between 1pm and 2pm, then rain likely after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain, snow, and sleet before 11pm, then a chance of rain, snow, freezing rain, and sleet between 11pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain or freezing rain between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Chance Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain or freezing rain before 10pm, then a chance of freezing rain and sleet between 10pm and 11pm, then freezing rain likely after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Freezing Rain
    Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain or freezing rain, becoming all rain after 9am.  High near 43. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of snow and sleet between 1pm and 2pm, then rain likely after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain, snow, and sleet before 11pm, then a chance of rain, snow, freezing rain, and sleet between 11pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Sunday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain or freezing rain between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 39. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain or freezing rain before 10pm, then a chance of freezing rain and sleet between 10pm and 11pm, then freezing rain likely after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Rain or freezing rain, becoming all rain after 9am. High near 43. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Ashby MA
 42.68°N 71.8°W (Elev. 748 ft)
6:59 am EDT Mar 24, 2017
8am EDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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