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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Partly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 16 Aug 9:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gardner MA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 3 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Gardner MA
 42.59°N 71.97°W (Elev. 1152 ft)
10:04 am EDT Aug 16, 2017
10am EDT Aug 16, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 22, 2017
 
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