Lake Effect Showers Downwind of the Great Lakes through Sunday; Wet Weather Approaches the Pacific Northwest

Cooler weather returns for the northeast through Sunday where some lake effect showers are expected downwind of the Great Lakes. Meanwhile, high pressure will provide tranquil and near seasonable weather conditions for the center of the nation. A Pacific system approaches Sunday with the increase chance for wet conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

57°F

14°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.65 in (1004.1 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 17 Oct 2:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Leominster MA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers after 11am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Light west wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 9 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Light west wind.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 5 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Light northwest wind.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Leominster MA
 42.49°N 71.73°W (Elev. 400 ft)
1:09 am EDT Oct 17, 2021
3am EDT Oct 17, 2021-6pm EDT Oct 23, 2021
 
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