Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Risks from Southern Plains to Midwest; Heat Wave Developing in the Southeast

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding will again be possible from the Southern Plains into the Midwest on Friday. Periodic risks of severe thunderstorms, along with flash flooding, are forecast from the Central and Southern Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast into the Memorial Day weekend. Temperatures across much of the East will run above normal where they will hold into Memorial Day. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed W 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.68 in (1005.1 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 6:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ashby MA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 7 to 10 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

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light north wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Showers likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 6 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light north wind.
Tuesday
A chance of showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Ashby MA
 42.68°N 71.8°W (Elev. 748 ft)
7:07 am EDT May 24, 2019
7am EDT May 24, 2019-6pm EDT May 30, 2019
 
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