Threat For Heavy Rainfall And Flash Flooding Continues From The Mid South To The Mid Atlantic; Critical Fire Weather Over The Western U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring a continued threat for heavy rainfall and flooding from portions of the Mid South to the Ohio Valley and Mid Atlantic through midweek. Some areas could see locally significant flooding. Out west,very dry humidity combined with gusty winds will lead to a continued threat for critical fire weather and dry thunderstorms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.60 in (1036.3 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 24 Sep 5:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Leominster MA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, mainly after 10am. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog after 11am. High near 64. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog. Temperature rising to around 70 by 5am. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 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

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 3 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Rain, mainly after 10am. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog after 11am. High near 64. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog. Temperature rising to around 70 by 5am. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Leominster MA
 42.52°N 71.75°W (Elev. 384 ft)
3:37 pm EDT Sep 24, 2018
6pm EDT Sep 24, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 1, 2018
 
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