Powerful Nor'easter To Deliver Impacts To The East Coast

A powerful Nor'easter is expected to develop off the Mid-Atlantic coastline on Friday before impacting eastern parts of the Northeast and New England this weekend. Numerous hazards are likely from heavy snow, with significant accumulations across eastern Long Island/New England, to gusty winds and coastal issues. In fact, the combination of the snow and winds may result in blizzard conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.7 mb)
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 27 Jan 8:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Westminster MA

Winter Storm Watch January 29, 12:00am until January 30, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as zero. North wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly between noon and 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 17. Wind chill values as low as -3. North wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 17 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 22. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A chance of snow, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as zero. North wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly between noon and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 17. Wind chill values as low as -3. North wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 22. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Light southeast wind.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. South wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 47. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Westminster MA
 42.53°N 71.87°W (Elev. 935 ft)
4:17 pm EST Jan 27, 2022
9pm EST Jan 27, 2022-6pm EST Feb 3, 2022
 
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