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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 27 May 9:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ashby MA

  • Today

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 5pm. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light northwest after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Ashby MA
 42.68°N 71.8°W
7:13 am EDT May 27, 2015
11am EDT May 27, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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