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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

13°C

55°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 6 km/h
Barometer 1028.9 mb (30.38 in)
Dewpoint 12°C (53°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 23 Oct 3:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ayer MA

  • Today

    Today: Areas of dense fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Areas Dense
    Fog then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Patchy fog between 11pm and midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 15. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 15 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Patchy fog after 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 22. South wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 22 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then showers between 7pm and 11pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog. Low around 17. South wind 16 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog before noon. High near 22. South wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 22 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 17.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of dense fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Patchy fog between 11pm and midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 15. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Patchy fog after 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 22. South wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then showers between 7pm and 11pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog. Low around 17. South wind 16 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog before noon. High near 22. South wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 17.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16.
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Point Forecast:
Ayer MA
 42.56°N 71.59°W (Elev. 76 m)
4:03 am EDT Oct 23, 2017
4am EDT Oct 23, 2017-6pm EDT Oct 29, 2017
 
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