Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Western U.S., Inclement Weather Expected Over The East

A series of storm systems will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, strong winds, and rough surf to coastal locations from northern California to the Northwest U.S. into the weekend. Heavy snow will be likely across the Intermountain West. Over the Eastern U.S., low pressure will gather strength and move up the eastern seaboard through Saturday bringing ice, rain, and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.51 in (1033.7 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 13 Dec 9:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Fitchburg MA

Flood Watch December 14, 01:00am until December 15, 01:00am
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Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 3pm and 5pm, then a chance of rain or freezing rain after 5pm.  Areas of fog after 3pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 34. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Wintry
    Mix and Areas
    Fog

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Areas of fog. Temperature rising to around 40 by 4am. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Areas of fog. High near 42. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain, mainly before 2am.  Areas of fog before 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 1am.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow and sleet likely before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of snow after 2pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 3pm and 5pm, then a chance of rain or freezing rain after 5pm. Areas of fog after 3pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 34. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Areas of fog. Temperature rising to around 40 by 4am. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Areas of fog. High near 42. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain, mainly before 2am. Areas of fog before 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 1am. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Snow and sleet likely before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of snow after 2pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Patchy fog between 7pm and 11pm. Areas of freezing fog before 7pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. West wind around 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Fitchburg MA
 42.59°N 71.79°W (Elev. 577 ft)
7:01 am EST Dec 13, 2019
10am EST Dec 13, 2019-6pm EST Dec 19, 2019
 
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