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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 24 Apr 2:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Townsend MA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 44. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly after 8am.  Patchy fog after 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 48. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain.  Low around 44. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely.  Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain before 5am, then patchy drizzle after 5am.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Calm wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 44. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly after 8am. Patchy fog after 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 48. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Low around 44. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Rain likely. Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain before 5am, then patchy drizzle after 5am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
West Townsend MA
 42.65°N 71.75°W (Elev. 620 ft)
1:19 am EDT Apr 24, 2017
3am EDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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