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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

33°F

1°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed NW 18 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.44 in (1031.5 mb)
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 23 Mar 12:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ayer MASimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. Light and variable wind.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain, mainly after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow between 1am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before midnight, then rain or freezing rain likely between midnight and 4am, then sleet likely after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Wintry
    Mix Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet before 9am, then rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Rain Likely

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. Light and variable wind.
Friday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of rain, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow between 1am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before midnight, then rain or freezing rain likely between midnight and 4am, then sleet likely after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet before 9am, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
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 42.56°N 71.59°W (Elev. 249 ft)
11:00 am EDT Mar 23, 2017
12pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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