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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fog/Mist

34°F

1°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 6:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Townsend MA

Freezing Rain Advisory until January 19, 12:00am
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Freezing Rain Advisory
  •  
    Freezing Rain Advisory until January 19, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Thu

    Freezing Rain Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of freezing drizzle.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Drizzle and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of freezing drizzle. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Light and variable wind.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Calm wind.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow and sleet after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Snow and sleet likely before noon, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend MA
 42.67°N 71.72°W (Elev. 292 ft)
4:35 pm EST Jan 18, 2017
7pm EST Jan 18, 2017-6pm EST Jan 25, 2017
 
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