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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 4:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Townsend MASimilar City Names

  • Overnight

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 11 mph.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend MASimilar City Names
 42.67°N 71.72°W
4:12 am EDT May 26, 2015
4am EDT May 26, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2015
 
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