Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lawrence Municipal Airport (KLWM)

Lat: 42.71°NLon: 71.13°WElev: 135ft.

Fog/Mist

46°F

8°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 3 Mar 3:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Merrimac MA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of rain, mainly before 5am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy drizzle.  Patchy fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Patchy
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy drizzle before 11pm, then patchy drizzle after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Patchy
    Drizzle

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Cloudy

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 6 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain, mainly before 2am.  Low around 41. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. Southeast wind 13 to 16 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of rain, mainly before 5am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Patchy drizzle. Patchy fog before 1pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind 5 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Patchy drizzle before 11pm, then patchy drizzle after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
Cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 44. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Rain, mainly before 2am. Low around 41. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Southeast wind 13 to 16 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a north wind 18 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. North wind around 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. North wind 10 to 13 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Merrimac MA
 42.84°N 70.99°W (Elev. 98 ft)
3:27 am EST Mar 3, 2024
4am EST Mar 3, 2024-6pm EST Mar 9, 2024
 
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