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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1025.7 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 17 Dec 9:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Ashburnham MA

  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of light snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Light
    Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of light snow, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Light
    Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog between 8am and 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of light snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of light snow, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the evening.
Tuesday
Patchy fog between 8am and 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Ashburnham MA
 42.65°N 71.9°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
9:37 am EST Dec 17, 2017
10am EST Dec 17, 2017-6pm EST Dec 23, 2017
 
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