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Significant winter storm to bring heavy snow and ice from the Plains to the upper Midwest, Great Lakes and New England

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy snow, ice, and strong winds from the Plains to the upper Midwest, and western Great Lakes through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are expected. Wintry precipitation will expand into portions of New England Tuesday into Tuesday night. An inclement pattern will also persist from northern California to the Pacific Northwest into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Worcester, Worcester Regional Airport (KORH)

Lat: 42.27°NLon: 71.87°WElev: 1007ft.

Freezing Fog

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1023.8 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 22 Jan 6:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Petersham MA

Flood Watch January 23, 06:00am until January 23, 06:00pm
Winter Weather Advisory until January 23, 09:00am
Dense Fog Advisory until January 23, 09:00am
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Flood Watch
Winter Weather Advisory
Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 23, 09:00am
    Dense Fog Advisory until January 23, 09:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Freezing rain, possibly mixed with drizzle before midnight, then areas of drizzle.  Areas of dense fog after midnight. Areas of dense freezing fog between 9pm and midnight. Temperature rising to around 38 by 5am. East wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.


    Drizzle/Freezing
    Rain and
    Areas Dense
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Areas of dense fog. High near 52. Southeast wind 8 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas
    Dense Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 9.

    Clear

    Low: 9 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 30.

    Sunny

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Freezing rain, possibly mixed with drizzle before midnight, then areas of drizzle. Areas of dense fog after midnight. Areas of dense freezing fog between 9pm and midnight. Temperature rising to around 38 by 5am. East wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Areas of dense fog. High near 52. Southeast wind 8 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 9.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Petersham MA
 42.49°N 72.21°W (Elev. 797 ft)
5:45 pm EST Jan 22, 2018
7pm EST Jan 22, 2018-6pm EST Jan 29, 2018
 
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