Many inland t0wns saw some of the c0ldest temperatures in nearly 20 years early this morning.
Bradley International Airport broke its record min temperature this morning by dropping down to -9F. The previous record was -7 back in 1981. The last time Bradley saw temps this low was back on 2/5/1996.
Falls Village: -12
New Milford: 1
Hartford: 0 degrees(at 2:33 through 6:53 a.m.)
The “warm” waters of Long Island Sound helped keep many coastal communities above zero.
Bridgeport: 4 degrees (at 2:52 a.m.)
New Haven: 5 degrees at 12:53 a.m.)
Think that was cold?
Temperatures in upstate New York and Vermont saw readings as low as minus 30!
Check out a full list of bitter cold readings here.
Here’s the forecast:
Today: Sunny, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tonight: Areas of fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday: A slight chance of freezing rain and sleet before noon, then a chance of freezing rain between noon and 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm. Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night: Rain. Low around 39. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday: Rain, mainly before 1pm. High near 44. Southeast wind 8 to 17 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Breezy.