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Mike DeSalvo

Dangerous wind chills Sunday night, Monday morning

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From the National Weather Service: A Wind Chill Warning is in effect until 9 a.m. Monday for interior portions of southern Connecticut, the lower Hudson Valley and western Passaic County New Jersey. A wind chill warning means the combination of very cold air and strong winds will create dangerously low wind chill values. This will result in […] [Read More]
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Live updates: Winter storm in Connecticut

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Snow, sleet and freezing rain are mucking up the roads in Southwestern Connecticut. Here’s what you need to know right now: State police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred overnight on I-95 in Milford. It’s unclear whether the weather was a factor. Roads might be messy. For updates on road conditions, click here. After experience delays […] [Read More]
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Send us your snow photos!

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Southwestern Connecticut could see anywhere from 4 to 9 inches of snow during a storm expected to last from Sunday night into Tuesday morning, according to Bill Jacquemin with the Connecticut Weather Center. While winter weather can and will cause travel headaches, it can also provide some great photo ops. So if you’re out snapping […] [Read More]
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Winter Weather Advisory for Monday morning in SW Conn.

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This isn’t how you want to start your work week. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Monday morning as a wintery mix is expected to hit at the peak of the a.m. commute. The advisory goes into effect at 3 a.m. as snow, sleet and freezing rain move into southwestern […] [Read More]
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Winter weather advisories issued for Fairfield, Litchfield counties

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Your Monday morning commute doesn’t look good. The National Weather Service has issued two winter weather advisories as a wintry mix is expected to move into parts of Connecticut overnight. The first advisory, for northern Fairfield County, is to be in effect from 9 p.m. Sunday to 10 a.m. Monday. Commuters in the Danbury area […] [Read More]
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Flood advisory for southwestern Connecticut

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7:30 PM UPDATE: An urban and small stream flood advisory has been issued for Fairfield County. The advisory also covers Middlesex County and northern New Haven and New London counties. The advisory is in effect until 8:45 p.m. The National Weather Service is again advising motorists to be alert for flooded roads. If water is covering […] [Read More]
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Tornado touches down in Conn.

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Southwestern Connecticut was spared the severe weather that moved into New England on Sunday, but other parts of the state weren’t so lucky. According to the Wolcott Police Department’s Facebook page, a tornado touched down just before 1 p.m. near Wolcott High School. The National Weather Service confirmed the tornado. EF0 tornado confirmed at 1250PM […] [Read More]
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Severe thunderstorms in the area

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The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Fairfield County. Winds exceeding 60 mph and hail are associated with the storm. The warning is in effect until 10:15 p.m. Here’s more from the NWS: VERY HEAVY RAIN WILL ALSO OCCUR WITH THIS LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS…WHICH COULD FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS QUICKLY […] [Read More]
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Litchfield County under severe storm watch

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UPDATE: The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for northern Litchfield County. The NWS says the storm is capable of producing 60 mph winds and quarter-size hail. The warning is in effect until 9:15 p.m. A special weather statement issued for all of Litchfield County warns that 50 mph winds, hail, lightning […] [Read More]
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Flooding closes lanes of I-95

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The Connecticut Department of Transportation is reporting the right two lanes of southbound Interstate 95 in New Haven are closed. The lane closures are between exits 46 and 45. There is no estimated time for when the lanes might reopen. [Read More]
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