Severe Storms Possible from the Plains to the Northeast Today

A cold front will produce severe storms, and possible localized flash flooding from the Central High Plains to Northeast today. A stationary front along the Southeast coast and Florida continues the threat for heavy rainfall and flooding across that region. The heat continues across much of the Southwest, and is building across the Southern Plains once again. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

77°F

25°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 17 Aug 12:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fitchburg MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 1am.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 1am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind around 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind around 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Fitchburg MA
 42.59°N 71.79°W (Elev. 577 ft)
1:32 pm EDT Aug 17, 2019
1pm EDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2019
 
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