Significant Severe Storms in the Plains; Tropical Systems in the Gulf and Atlantic

Scattered severe storms with widespread damaging winds, very large hail, a couple of tornadoes, and locally heavy rain will be possible today in the Plains. A tropical wave bringing heavy rain to Florida is forecast to move over Atlantic waters later this weekend, and may form into a tropical depression early next week. Heavy rain in the west-central Gulf is being caused by another disturbance. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1022.1 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Aug 1:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ashby MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. East wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 71. East wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 71. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. East wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. East wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Sunday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 71. East wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. East wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light west wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Ashby MA
 42.68°N 71.8°W (Elev. 748 ft)
1:19 pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
2pm EDT Aug 24, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 30, 2019
 
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