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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 2:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Townsend MA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Light southwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 79. West wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Light southwest wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 79. West wind around 8 mph. 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 55. West wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
West Townsend MA
 42.65°N 71.75°W (Elev. 620 ft)
3:13 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
3am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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