Weather

Weather updates for Fairfield County Connecticut
Posts by Author

Jim Shay

weather

Winter weather advisory: Snow Sunday

on
  Update 2:25 p.m. Here’s the latest forecast from the National Weather Service for coastal southwestern Connecticut and the Danbury area: Highs of near 29 degrees along the coast and 26 degrees inland this afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible. Tonight, snow, mainly before 2 a.m. […] [Read More]
Categories: General
StormTotalSnowRange

More snow expected on Sunday

on
Snow is expected to move into southwest Connecticut Sunday, dropping a few inches before it ends Monday morning. A few inches are expected from the weather system; a couple of inches along the coast and up to 6 farther inland. It’s likely the snow could affect the Monday AM commute and cause delayed school openings. […] [Read More]
Categories: General
With the prolonged stretch of cold weather our area has some impressive snow depth numbers. Take a look at the rank, number of days, and records for 6 inches or greater of snow on the ground!

Temps to drop tonight; snow ‘likely’ Sunday night

on
Another cold day with high temperatures in the mid-20s this afternoon then dropping into the single numbers tonight. The weekend is looking good with sunny skies on Saturday and increasing clouds on Sunday. Temperatures are expected to be in the 20s to low 30s. Then, there’s a chance of snow Sunday into Monday. That could […] [Read More]
Categories: General
Land of the free and ice. 	Ice flows past the Statue of Liberty, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in New York. A wide swath of the country is experiencing record-breaking temperatures while other areas are expecting more winter precipitation Tuesday. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Very cold temps hanging around to March

on
UPDATE 12:25 PM Light snow is falling now along the shoreline, and roads and sidewalks in Bridgeport are getting a fresh coating. But it won’t amount to much, forecasters say, and the snow squall will be moving out of the area soon. ORIGINAL POST Our quiet weather and cold pattern continues with no winter storms […] [Read More]
Categories: General
cold

Sunny today; back to the bitter cold tonight

on
Another cold start this morning with temperatures struggling to get into the teens. Danbury is the coldest spot this early AM with 2 degrees; Oxford has 9 degrees and Bridgeport a toasty 16 degrees. For the next three nights, we’ll have temperatures in the single numbers (inland) and in the teens along the shoreline. No […] [Read More]
Categories: General
more

Latest winter storm: What you need to know

on
UPDATE: 2:37 PM From the National Weather Service: Snow has begun across the NYC metro this afternoon and will continue to expand north and eastward through the afternoon. 2 to 4 inches of new snow is possible by this evening. 1″ per hour snowfall rates are possible in the heaviest snow. Use extra caution and […] [Read More]
Categories: General
snowyes

Wind chill temperature below zero … all day

on
It will another bitterly cold day today with low temperatures and a steady wind. That will means it will feel like it’s minus 10 to 20 degrees with northwest winds blowing between 9 and 15 mph, with higher gusts clocking in at 30 mph. When you factor in the cold temperatures and wind, it will […] [Read More]
Categories: General
blast

Wind Chill Advisory issued for Friday morning

on
The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Advisory from midnight to 10 AM Friday for southwestern Connecticut. “Wind chill as low as 22 below due to the combination of very cold temperatures and winds west 15 to 10 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.” The NWS says temperatures will be “4 below […] [Read More]
Categories: General
cold

Arctic blast to bring more bitter cold

on
Winter shows no sign of letting up with bitterly cold temperatures and snow in the forecast for the days ahead. The cold weather will not be ending anytime soon. Snow showers associated with an arctic front late Wednesday into Wednesday night will be followed by yet another arctic blast This morning, low temperatures recorded were […] [Read More]
Categories: General

On Twitter, people want winter to leave

on
[View the story "On Twitter: People have had it with winter" on Storify] [Read More]
Categories: General