Severe Weather Potential Today from the Great Lakes to the Mid-South; Fire Weather Concerns for Southern California

Thunderstorms, some severe, are expected today along and ahead of a cold front extending from the Great Lakes into the Mid-South. Unseasonably mild weather is forecast along most of the eastern seaboard into Saturday. Meanwhile, temperatures are expected to remain below normal for parts of the West, Plains, and Rockies. Elevated fire weather conditions continue for Southern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

24°C

75°F

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1012.0 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 14°C (58°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 15 Oct 3:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Westminster MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 16 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 23. South wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 9. South wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming west in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 9 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. West wind 11 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 15 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 11 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 12 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. West wind 11 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 14. West wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 14 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. West wind around 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 23. South wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 9. South wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming west in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. West wind 11 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 11 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. West wind 11 to 13 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 14. West wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. West wind around 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Northwest wind 10 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. West wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Southwest wind 5 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Westminster MA
 42.53°N 71.87°W (Elev. 285 m)
3:18 pm EDT Oct 15, 2021
4pm EDT Oct 15, 2021-6pm EDT Oct 22, 2021
 
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