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Weather updates for Fairfield County Connecticut
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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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Scattered power outages reported

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  Update 3 p.m. Almost 1,000 without power between Milford and Orange, according to United Illuminating. Original Post. High winds, with gusts up to 37 miles per hours, are being blamed for scattered power outages. As of 2 PM, Connecticut Light and Power says 505 customers have no power, the highest amounts update. United Illuminating is […] [Read More]
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Nor’easter timeline: What to expect

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A low pressure center has formed near the coast of North Carolina. The storm is moving north up the East Coast and will stall near the south coast of Long Island by late this evening. The storm is then forecast remain near the Long Island coast for up to 24 hours until Wednesday evening and […] [Read More]
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Nor’easter takes aim at Connecticut

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Get ready for a wild weather day. It has already started with icy road conditions inland that caused a number of southwest Connecticut school districts to delay openings. Up to 3 inches of rain could fall before it all ends Wednesday. The National Weather Service has posted a number of watches, warnings and advisories. A […] [Read More]
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List of delayed school openings

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Slick road conditions have forced many school districts to delay openings. Some are closed or will have an early dismissal. Here’s the list: Aces Area Coop Ed Services: 2 hour delay Amity Reg. School Dist. 5: 2 hour delay Ansonia School District: 2 hour delay Bethany School District: 2 hour delay Bethel Public Schools: 2 […] [Read More]
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Coastal storm could cause local flooding tonight (w/video)

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The storm that is headed our way later today and lasting until Wednesday will mostly be a “rain event” for us, as the forecasters like to say. Although glazed roads north of the parkway are possible late tonight and early Tuesday, the major risk for our area is flooded roads and low-lying areas to coincide […] [Read More]
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Rain moving in tonight

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Not the best weekend forecast. And it looks like Sunday will be the pick of the weekend. Today, there will be a slight chance of rain after 4 PM. It will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Wind chill values between 15 and 25. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is […] [Read More]
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Looks like a rainy Saturday

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Rain looks likely late Friday into Saturday. Farther inland, we could see some mixed precipitation. Sunday is looking good, but more unsettled weather moves into the region early next week. Here’s the forecast for the days ahead: Today: Sunny, with a high near 39. Wind chill values between 25 and 30. Light west wind becoming […] [Read More]
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