Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West; Strong Cold Front Moves Over the Central U.S.

Dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions across a broad portion of the western U.S. and into the Plains. Elsewhere, a strong cold front will push across the central U.S. Showers and thunderstorms will be common ahead of the front, with a dramatic drop in temperatures and a return to below normal readings in its wake. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

22°C

72°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SE 7 km/h
Barometer 1015.8 mb (30.00 in)
Dewpoint 19°C (67°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 27 Sep 10:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fitchburg MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Areas of fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 18 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 25. South wind 8 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 25 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, mainly after noon.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 8 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 24 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, mainly before 4pm.  High near 22. Southwest wind 14 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 22 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers.  Low around 12. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 12 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19. West wind 10 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Areas of fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 25. South wind 8 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, mainly after noon. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 8 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers, mainly before 4pm. High near 22. Southwest wind 14 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Low around 12. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. West wind 10 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Calm wind.
Friday
A chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Light southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 18. Northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 17. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Fitchburg MA
 42.59°N 71.82°W (Elev. 243 m)
9:37 pm EDT Sep 27, 2020
11pm EDT Sep 27, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 4, 2020
 
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