Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

92°F

33°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 28 Jul 1:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Leominster MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. West wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly between 8am and 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly between 8am and 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers before 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Leominster MA
 42.52°N 71.78°W (Elev. 548 ft)
12:27 pm EDT Jul 28, 2016
2pm EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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