Disturbance Along North Carolina Coast; Severe Storms in the Central U.S.; Widespread Heat Concerns

The National Hurricane Center is monitoring an area of low pressure just offshore of North Carolina for tropical or subtropical development. Heavy rain, flooding and gusty winds are possible along coastal sections of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast the next few days. Severe storms are likely today in the Central U.S. and heat related products extend from the Southwest into parts of the East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 9 Jul 10:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gardner MA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 67. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 67. East wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 79. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 67. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 67. East wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 79. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light west wind.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Gardner MA
 42.59°N 71.97°W (Elev. 1152 ft)
9:51 am EDT Jul 9, 2020
11am EDT Jul 9, 2020-6pm EDT Jul 15, 2020
 
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