Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California this weekend. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed NW 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Sep 1:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Townsend MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 52. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, mainly before 2pm.  Areas of fog before 10am. High near 70. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 52. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers, mainly before 2pm. Areas of fog before 10am. High near 70. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend MA
 42.67°N 71.72°W (Elev. 292 ft)
1:07 pm EDT Sep 25, 2016
2pm EDT Sep 25, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 1, 2016
 
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