Flash Flood Concerns in Mid-Atlantic, Severe Weather Threats in Upper Midwest, and Fire Weather in the West

Once again, heavy rain and thunderstorms may produce flash flooding across the Mid-Atlantic region today. Flash flood watches are in effect, which includes the Philadelphia and Washington D.C. metro areas. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are possible from North Dakota into Minnesota. Finally, red flag warnings are in effect across several states in the West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

A Few Clouds

26°C

78°F

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed E 11 km/h
Barometer 1022.0 mb (30.18 in)
Dewpoint 13°C (56°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 7 Aug 1:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gardner MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 26 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 31. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Calm wind.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 31. West wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Gardner MA
 42.59°N 71.97°W (Elev. 351 m)
1:16 pm EDT Aug 7, 2020
2pm EDT Aug 7, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 13, 2020
 
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