Widespread Excessive Heat and Humidity in Midwest to Spread to East Coast

High pressure building across the Central and Eastern U.S. will produce a dangerous combination of heat and humidity. Heat indices from unusually high dewpoints and well above normal temperatures may reach 110 to 115 degrees. In addition, near record warm low temperatures will limit recovery from hot daytime temperatures. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jul 4:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fitchburg MA

Excessive Heat Warning July 19, 12:00pm until July 21, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. West wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. West wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light northwest wind.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Fitchburg MA
 42.59°N 71.82°W (Elev. 797 ft)
3:39 pm EDT Jul 18, 2019
5pm EDT Jul 18, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 25, 2019
 
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