Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over The Northeast Friday

Showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop over portions of the northeast U.S on Friday. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe with damaging winds and large hail the main threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 6:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Townsend MASimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain.  Areas of fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Heavy
    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Areas of fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend MASimilar City Names
 42.67°N 71.72°W (Elev. 292 ft)
7:09 am EDT Jul 1, 2016
7am EDT Jul 1, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 7, 2016
 
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