Blistering Heat from South to West; Soggy Conditions in the East

Intense heat continues to bake much of the southern states. A weakening monsoonal pattern and shifting high pressure will allow temperatures to warm into the 90s to 100 in the Pacific Northwest, with widespread temperatures above 110 degrees in the Southwest. Ample moisture and a stalled frontal system will bring additional heavy rain across the east, which may result in localized flash flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 22 Jul 4:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Harvard MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1am.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1am. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Harvard MA
 42.49°N 71.58°W (Elev. 446 ft)
3:34 pm EDT Jul 22, 2018
5pm EDT Jul 22, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2018
 
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