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Arctic Air Plunges into the Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Mostly Cloudy

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.26 in (991.1 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 13 Dec 12:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

West Townsend MA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 24 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. West wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 10. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers between midnight and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Wednesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. West wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow before 11am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 10. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers between midnight and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
West Townsend MA
 42.65°N 71.75°W (Elev. 620 ft)
12:56 am EST Dec 13, 2017
1am EST Dec 13, 2017-6pm EST Dec 19, 2017
 
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