Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

A Few Clouds

83°F

28°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed W 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 25 May 6:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Ashby MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 85. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. Light southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 85. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Ashby MA
 42.65°N 71.78°W (Elev. 797 ft)
6:41 pm EDT May 25, 2016
7pm EDT May 25, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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