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A rainy Christmas Eve forecast

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If you’re dreaming of a White Christmas, keep dreaming. The odds of a White Christmas in southwest Connecticut are slim to none, according to the National Weather Service. And it might be wise for Santa to take along Rudolf on Wednesday night because it’s going to be a rainy Christmas Eve. A storm is expected […] [Read More]
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Nice weather into the weekend, but then….

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A storm front moving into our area late Saturday will drop temperatures back to normal and bring precipitation that may linger long enough to give us a white Christmas. But this is New England, so pretty much anything is possible, especially when you are looking a week ahead. The National Weather Service says that Stamford-Bridgeport […] [Read More]
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How much rain will we get today?

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December has been wetter than average so far, the National Weather Center says, but precious little of it has been snow. We have more precipitation on the way later on today and tonight. Expect all rain with this one, even up in the interior, the NWS says. This map shows how much rain to expect. […] [Read More]
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Rain moves in this afternoon; may stay awhile

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This morning will remain dry, but as a warm front moves through at about 2 p.m. rain will begin to fall across the region. It will be heavy at times, the National Weather Service says. Temperatures will rise into the mid-to-upper 40s along the coast and will rwach 40 well inland, meaning that this won’t […] [Read More]
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It’ll be warmer and wet for the last week of fall

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A jet stream that has fallen a bit farther south than usual will keep temperatures on the mild side this week, but an approaching weather front will bring rain for Tuesday and Wednesday. And if you’re one of those people who likes to look ahead, or maybe you’re a fan of the old Bing Crosby […] [Read More]
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A nice weather weekend on tap

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No problems with the weather this weekend. No storms or bitter cold to deal with. And it will be partly to mostly sunny with not too cold temperatures. Here’s the forecast for the days ahead: Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Wind chill values between 20 and 25. Northwest wind 3 to 8 […] [Read More]
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From snow showers to rain showers

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We have a light coating of snow and temperatures in the 20s that make it feel like winter that’s officially, 10 days away. Most areas received a light dusting of snow, with higher amounts farther inland. Ice on the roads is another reason to slow down. Here’s the forecast from the National Weather Service: Today: […] [Read More]
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How much rain did we get?

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We’re still soaking wet after Tuesday’s deluge from the nor’easter. So, how much rain did we get. Here’s a look at the rainfall totals: FAIRFIELD COUNTY NEW CANAAN:  3.06 inches FAIRFIELD:  2.99 inches DANBURY:  2.81 inches NORWALK:  2.80 inches STAMFORD:  2.69 inches DANBURY AIRPORT: 2.68 inches REDDING: 2.68 inches STRATFORD:  2.65  inches BROOKFIELD: 2.59 inches […] [Read More]
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Showers, then chance of snow tonight

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The nor’easter that socked us Tuesday still has some juice in it. The most significant weather from the nor’easter has ended, but the actual low pressure of the storm will be slow to clear the northeast. This means unsettled weather will continue for the next few days across the Tri-State. Any precipitation that falls on […] [Read More]
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Housatonic River falls below flood stage

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UPDATE: 6:28 AM The flood warning for the Housatonic River at the Stevenson Dam in Monroe/Oxford remains in effect until 8 AM Thursday. Flood stage for the river is 11 feet. As of 6:30 AM, it was at 10.5 feet and was continuing to fall. The Northeast River Forecast Center place that depth in the […] [Read More]
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