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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

38°F

3°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 5:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Townsend MASimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of freezing rain between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of rain after 4am.  Areas of fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Light west wind.

    Areas Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Areas of fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Light west wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Areas Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 4am, then a chance of snow and sleet after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Northeast wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow and sleet likely before 11am, then snow likely between 11am and 2pm, then snow and sleet after 2pm.  High near 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow/Sleet

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and snow before 3am, then rain between 3am and 5am, then freezing rain after 5am.  Patchy fog between 9pm and 11pm. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Freezing rain before 7am, then rain.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 39. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain, mixing with snow after midnight, then gradually ending.  Patchy fog before 3am, then patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of freezing rain between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of rain after 4am. Areas of fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Light west wind.
Saturday Night
Areas of fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Light west wind.
Sunday
Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 4am, then a chance of snow and sleet after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Northeast wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Snow and sleet likely before 11am, then snow likely between 11am and 2pm, then snow and sleet after 2pm. High near 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Rain and snow before 3am, then rain between 3am and 5am, then freezing rain after 5am. Patchy fog between 9pm and 11pm. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
Freezing rain before 7am, then rain. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 39. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain, mixing with snow after midnight, then gradually ending. Patchy fog before 3am, then patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend MASimilar City Names
 42.67°N 71.72°W (Elev. 292 ft)
3:59 pm EST Jan 20, 2017
6pm EST Jan 20, 2017-6pm EST Jan 27, 2017
 
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