Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains on Friday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, especially in the mountains of Wyoming.
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Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1005.5 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 1:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gardner MA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of showers after 3am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog between 11pm and midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. East wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers after 3am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog between 11pm and midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. East wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Gardner MA
 42.59°N 71.97°W (Elev. 1152 ft)
1:27 am EDT May 6, 2016
2am EDT May 6, 2016-6pm EDT May 12, 2016
 
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