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Severe weather possible across parts of eastern U.S.

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms will occur into early Tuesday morning from the mid-Atlantic to the Carolinas. Other strong to severe thunderstorms will persist over a portion of central and southern Florida.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

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Rain Fog/Mist

48°F

9°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.8 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update on 20 Apr 10:52 pm EDT

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°N Lon: 71.76°W Elev: 348ft.

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Taunton, MA Local Forecast Office

Fitchburg MA

7 Day Forecast

  • Overnight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers between 2am and 4am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of fog. Low around 45. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm. Areas of fog before 11am. High near 62. Light and variable wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly between 2am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind around 6 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Fitchburg MA
 42.59°N 71.82°W
Last Update: 10:04 pm EDT Apr 20, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11pm EDT Apr 20, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 27, 2015
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