Heavy Rain in the Northwest; Winter Weather from the Midwest to Northeast

Heavy rain in the Pacific Northwest will will force sharp rises on the rivers flowing off the Cascades where a Flood Watch has been issued. A storm will track across the Midwest to the Northeast through this weekend bringing a wintry mix over portions of the Midwest and Northeast. South of the storm track, heavy rain will fall from the Lower Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.34 in (1027.9 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 23 Jan 3:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Townsend MA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 46. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Light northeast wind.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Light northeast wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, snow, and sleet likely before 3pm, then rain, possibly mixed with snow.  High near 38. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and snow before 9pm, then snow and sleet between 9pm and midnight, then rain and snow after midnight.  Low around 31. East wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers between 11am and 4pm, then a chance of snow showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 46. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Light northeast wind.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Light northeast wind.
Saturday
Rain, snow, and sleet likely before 3pm, then rain, possibly mixed with snow. High near 38. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow before 9pm, then snow and sleet between 9pm and midnight, then rain and snow after midnight. Low around 31. East wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers between 11am and 4pm, then a chance of snow showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Light northwest wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Light west wind.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend MA
 42.67°N 71.72°W (Elev. 292 ft)
3:21 am EST Jan 23, 2020
4am EST Jan 23, 2020-6pm EST Jan 29, 2020
 
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