Dangerous Heat Continues Across the South; Severe Storms Possible in the Plains

Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for much of the southern U.S. through Tuesday. Otherwise, scattered severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are possible across portions of the southern and central High Plains. Critical fire weather conditions will persist over portions of the Southwest, Great Basin, and Intermountain West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 71.76°WElev: 348ft.

A Few Clouds

83°F

28°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.66 in (1004.0 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 12 Jul 11:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Devens MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light north wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light north wind.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers between 8pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Devens MA
 42.54°N 71.63°W (Elev. 210 ft)
10:53 am EDT Jul 12, 2020
12pm EDT Jul 12, 2020-6pm EDT Jul 18, 2020
 
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