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Remnants of Erika bringing heavy rain to Florida

Tropical moisture associated with the remnants of Tropical Storm Erika will produce heavy rain across parts of Florida on Monday, creating the potential for flash flooding. Flood Watches and Warnings are in effect for parts of the state. Heavy rain could also lead to flash flooding across parts of the Carolinas. Remember, if you see a flooded roadway, Turn Around, Don't Drown!
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Current conditions at

Worcester, Worcester Regional Airport (KORH)

Lat: 42.27°NLon: 71.87°WElev: 1007ft.

Partly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed W 18 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 31 Aug 2:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Paxton MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. West wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy fog between 1am and 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. West wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Patchy fog between 1am and 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Labor Day
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Paxton MA
 42.32°N 71.95°W (Elev. 1030 ft)
2:46 pm EDT Aug 31, 2015
3pm EDT Aug 31, 2015-6pm EDT Sep 7, 2015
 
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