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Elevated fire weather conditions persist on Tuesday

The risk for wildfires is elevated on Tuesday in portions of the Northwest. The combination of warm, windy and dry conditions will cause any fire that develops to potentially spread rapidly. These conditions are expected to persist through Tuesday evening. Numerous Red Flag Warnings have been issued.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Worcester, Worcester Regional Airport (KORH)

Lat: 42.27°NLon: 71.87°WElev: 1007ft.

Fog/Mist

69°F

21°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 4 Aug 4:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Fiskdale MA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Some storms could be severe, with hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly between 10am and 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Some storms could be severe, with hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly between 10am and 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West wind around 6 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Fiskdale MA
 42.14°N 72.08°W (Elev. 673 ft)
3:44 am EDT Aug 4, 2015
5am EDT Aug 4, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 10, 2015
 
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