Pesky East Coast Low; Powerful Storm Arriving in Alaska

A pesky, almost stationary, area of low pressure will continue to produce rain showers, gusty winds and coastal flooding in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic on Wednesday. Meanwhile, a powerful storm is expected to impact northwest and west-central Alaska with a variety of hazards starting late Wednesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 5 Oct 10:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Groton MA

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Patchy fog between 1pm and 4pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 58. North wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 11pm, then patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 51. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Light west wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Patchy fog between 1pm and 4pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 58. North wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of rain and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 11pm, then patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 51. Calm wind.
Friday
A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Light west wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Calm wind.
Columbus Day
Sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Groton MA
 42.6°N 71.58°W (Elev. 299 ft)
10:09 am EDT Oct 5, 2022
11am EDT Oct 5, 2022-6pm EDT Oct 11, 2022
 
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