Significant Outbreak Of Severe Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain In The Plains Monday

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 May 8:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fitchburg MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm.  Patchy fog between midnight and 5am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 65. North wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers after 8pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm. Patchy fog between midnight and 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 65. North wind 7 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers after 8pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers before 10am. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind around 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Fitchburg MA
 42.59°N 71.82°W (Elev. 797 ft)
6:58 pm EDT May 19, 2019
9pm EDT May 19, 2019-6pm EDT May 26, 2019
 
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