Severe Storms in the North High Plains; Heavy Rain in the Gulf States

Severe thunderstorms with locally heavy rain that could cause flash flooding will be possible across the Upper Midwest. Storms with damaging wind may impact the Northeast. Regardless of tropical development, a low in the north-central Gulf may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. Elevated fire weather threats continue in the Central Great Basin and northern Alaska panhandle. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

A Few Clouds

87°F

31°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 5 Jul 4:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lancaster MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 5pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 5pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Lancaster MA
 42.44°N 71.68°W (Elev. 249 ft)
4:06 pm EDT Jul 5, 2020
5pm EDT Jul 5, 2020-6pm EDT Jul 12, 2020
 
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