Juicy Pacific Storms; Cold and Wintry Weather Pattern in the Upper Midwest

Very wet storms will impact California and some surrounding states over the next several days. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding, and mud and debris flows on burn scars. Heavy snow will impact the western mountains, with blizzards in the California mountains. Meanwhile, a series of storms will bring snow, freezing rain, and bitter cold, especially, later this weekend, to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jan 4:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Leominster MA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 26. North wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 18. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, snow, and sleet before 3pm, then freezing rain and sleet likely between 3pm and 4pm, then snow and sleet likely after 4pm.  High near 34. East wind 7 to 9 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26. North wind around 6 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow, mainly after 10pm. Low around 18. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Rain, snow, and sleet before 3pm, then freezing rain and sleet likely between 3pm and 4pm, then snow and sleet likely after 4pm. High near 34. East wind 7 to 9 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Snow likely before midnight, then a chance of snow showers between midnight and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. West wind around 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Leominster MA
 42.52°N 71.75°W (Elev. 384 ft)
5:17 am EST Jan 16, 2019
5am EST Jan 16, 2019-6pm EST Jan 22, 2019
 
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