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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

A Few Clouds

83°F

28°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed W 8 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 28 Apr 4:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gardner MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 56. Light west wind.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light southwest wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am.  Patchy fog between 11pm and midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 56. Light west wind.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light southwest wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Patchy fog between 11pm and midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Gardner MA
 42.59°N 71.97°W (Elev. 1152 ft)
3:01 pm EDT Apr 28, 2017
5pm EDT Apr 28, 2017-6pm EDT May 5, 2017
 
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