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Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms in the Deep South and portions of the east coast

A slow moving frontal boundary will continue to bring areas of heavy rain and thunderstorms in the Deep South and East coast early this week. A low pressure system will keep conditions wet and cool through mid-week in the Upper Midwest. High pressure over the west will shift east allowing cooling along the coast, and intensifying the heat for the interior Pacific NW and Great Basin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

52°F

11°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 29 May 4:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fitchburg MA

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Rain likely.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 53. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain, mainly before 7pm.  Patchy fog before 7pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 1am. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
Rain likely. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 53. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain, mainly before 7pm. Patchy fog before 7pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 1am. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
A chance of showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Fitchburg MA
 42.59°N 71.82°W (Elev. 797 ft)
3:17 pm EDT May 29, 2017
5pm EDT May 29, 2017-6pm EDT Jun 5, 2017
 
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