Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

93°F

34°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed NW 15 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.6 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 23 Jul 12:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Leominster MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 66. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 89. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 66. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 89. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Leominster MA
 42.54°N 71.75°W (Elev. 318 ft)
12:03 pm EDT Jul 23, 2016
1pm EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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