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Weather updates for Fairfield County Connecticut
Saturday will be a time to celebrate sunny skies and warm temperatures. Not exactly, like this scene from The Sand Jam and Family Movie Nights event at Jennings Beach in Fairfield, Conn. on Friday July 25, 2014. Music was provided by Paul Herman with Double Up Company and later when it got dark, kids and their families watched "The Lego Movie."

A summer-like Saturday with sun, temps in 70s

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We have some April showers early this AM, but it’s expected to move out later today. Then we’ll have a nice weekend with warmer temperatures and sunny skies. Saturday will be the day when spring fever peaks. The combination of most people having the day off and summer-like weather will be a cause for celebration. […] [Read More]
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2015 hurricane season predicted to be ‘Quiet’

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  It’s likely that we’ll meet, or at least hear about Ana this summer. Maybe even Bill, Claudette and Danny. But Victor and Wanda, the last two names on the official list for 2015 hurricanes will almost certainly be no-shows, forecasters say. Most meteorologists are predicting a quiet hurricane season, with 10 or fewer named […] [Read More]
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Finally, some nice weather for the weekend

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April showers are one thing. Days of rain are something else. But gray skies are going to clear up for the weekend, so as the old song says, put on a happy face. It will rain off and on during the day today and there is a brief chance of showers tonight. Friday will be […] [Read More]
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April showers today; Easter Sunday looking sunny

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Rain, warm temperatures and fog tonight should vaporize the last of the remaining snow today. Spring weather is here with temperatures near 60 degrees and April showers. The rain should clear out for Easter Sunday with mostly sunny skies and highs in the low 50s. Here’s the forecast from the National Weather Service: Today: Showers […] [Read More]
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Winter stages a brief comeback today; more snow

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UPDATE 12:34 PM The National Weather Service has released an updated forecast that calls for more snow, but still nothing to shovel.   ORIGINAL POST We might as well play the NCAA theme “One Shining Moment” in honor of the winter of 2014-15. Its season isn’t over yet. Although it ultimately won’t amount to much, […] [Read More]
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Snow showers, then cloudy and chilly

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OK. What’s up with this snow this morning? Relax, it’s not going to be a big deal. Just some snow showers that will be clearing out later this morning. Along the coast, there’s just a trace of snow sticking on grassy surfaces; roads are just wet. Farther inland, there’s already a dusting to a fraction […] [Read More]
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Rain, clouds, then a chilly weekend

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A cold rain is falling across southwest Connecticut this early AM. The rain is expected to end later this morning; it will remain mostly cloudy today. Tonight, we may even see some snow showers, but nothing to worry about. Here’s the forecast from the National Weather Service: Today: Showers, mainly before 8am. High near 44. […] [Read More]
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Rain showers to hang around through Friday

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Not the best weather day, but look at it as a transitional day to spring. The National Weather Service on its Facebook page says, “unsettled weather will be the rule  through early Friday morning as several frontal systems affect the Tri-State region. Please note that it will not be raining the whole time through Friday […] [Read More]
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