Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.44°NLon: -71.86°WElev: 348ft.

Mostly Cloudy

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed W 17 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.72 in (1006.8 mb)
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill9°F (-13°C)
Last update 11 Feb 1:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Princeton MASimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as zero. West wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 22 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -7. West wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -7. West wind around 9 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 20 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -11.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -11 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 7.

    Cold

    High: 7 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -2.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -2 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow showers after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as zero. West wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -7. West wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -7. West wind around 9 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -11.
Sunday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 7.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Rain or freezing rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain, snow, and sleet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Princeton MASimilar City Names
 42.44°N 71.86°W (Elev. 856 ft)
1:14 pm EST Feb 11, 2016
2pm EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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