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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, New England, flash flooding possible across southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms Thurs. afternoon and evening across parts of the central & southern Plains, with large hail, damaging winds & a few tornadoes possible. There is also a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms across New England, where damaging wind gusts will be the main threat. Flash flooding is also possible across TX, OK and KS.
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Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

A Few Clouds

87°F

31°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed SW 10 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 28 May 11:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ayer MASimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Ayer MASimilar City Names
 42.56°N 71.59°W
12:00 pm EDT May 28, 2015
1pm EDT May 28, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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