Mid-Atlantic Severe Storms; Western Heat and Fire Weather Threats

A frontal system will produce a line of severe thunderstorms with potential for damaging winds, hail, and locally heavy rain in the Central Appalachians. Isolated storms may develop in the High Plains, Upper Midwest, and northern Gulf Coast. Dangerous heat and critical fire weather threats will develop across the Southwest and Great Basin. Record highs will be possible into the High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Partly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 G 16 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 13 Jun 3:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ashby MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9pm.  Patchy fog before 9pm, then patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers between 10am and 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9pm. Patchy fog before 9pm, then patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between 10am and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind around 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Ashby MA
 42.68°N 71.8°W (Elev. 748 ft)
3:31 pm EDT Jun 13, 2021
4pm EDT Jun 13, 2021-6pm EDT Jun 20, 2021
 
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