Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains on Friday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, especially in the mountains of Wyoming.
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Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

47°F

8°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 29.72 in (1006.5 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 5 May 11:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Ashby MA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of rain before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of rain before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A slight chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Ashby MA
 42.65°N 71.78°W (Elev. 797 ft)
9:51 pm EDT May 5, 2016
12am EDT May 6, 2016-6pm EDT May 11, 2016
 
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