Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 5:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ashby MA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light southeast wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 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: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers before 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light southeast wind.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 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 slight chance of showers before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Ashby MA
 42.68°N 71.8°W (Elev. 748 ft)
3:41 am EDT Sep 20, 2018
6am EDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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