Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains, Midwest, And Southeast

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast through Thursday over portions of the Plains, Midwest,and southeast U.S. A few of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-Mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Jun 3:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Townsend MA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Calm wind.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
West Townsend MA
 42.65°N 71.75°W (Elev. 620 ft)
3:43 am EDT Jun 30, 2016
4am EDT Jun 30, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 6, 2016
 
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