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Severe weather, flash flooding possible across parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon & evening across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.5 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 6 Jul 3:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Leominster MA

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Isolated showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Leominster MA
 42.52°N 71.78°W (Elev. 548 ft)
3:21 pm EDT Jul 6, 2015
5pm EDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 13, 2015
 
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