Severe Thunderstorms in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, capable of severe wind (locally exceeding hurricane force), very large hail, flash flooding, and a few tornadoes, are possible late this afternoon into tonight across portions of the of the Upper Midwest into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 10:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fitchburg Municipal Airport MA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light southeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, mainly before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light southeast wind.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers, mainly before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Light west wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Fitchburg Municipal Airport MA
 42.56°N 71.74°W (Elev. 449 ft)
10:10 am EDT Jul 28, 2021
11am EDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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