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Severe weather possible across central and northern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and northern Plains. There is an Enhanced Risk across the western Dakotas and extreme eastern Montana, where there is the potential for very large hail, damaging winds and a few tornadoes.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

A Few Clouds

75°F

24°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 8:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fitchburg MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 2am.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light west wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 2am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light west wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Fitchburg MA
 42.59°N 71.82°W (Elev. 797 ft)
6:47 pm EDT Jul 27, 2015
9pm EDT Jul 27, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2015
 
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