Weather

Weather updates for Fairfield County Connecticut

Severe thunderstorm, flood watches in effect

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UPDATE: The National Weather Service has issued a special weather statement. STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT FAIRFIELD, NEW HAVEN AND WESTCHESTER COUNTIES PEOPLE IN FAIRFIELD…NEW HAVEN AND WESTCHESTER COUNTIES…INCLUDING RIDGEFIELD…BETHEL…BEDFORD…HARRISON…NEWTOWN…PORT CHESTER… GEORGETOWN…SOUTHBURY…STAMFORD AND NEW CANAAN…SHOULD MONITOR THE WEATHER SITUATION CLOSELY. LISTEN FOR POSSIBLE WARNINGS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION SHOULD SEVERE WEATHER THREATEN. WINDS […] [Read More]
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Unsettled weather, possible flooding this week

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UPDATE 11:25 AM “Here comes the rain again,” as the Eurythmics used to sing. The National Weather Service says a band of showers is moving into the area, with potentially heavy rains behind it. A flash flood warning remains in effect, and some meteorologists say there is a slight chance of a tornado touching down. […] [Read More]
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Moon

Supermoon to rise tonight

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Get ready for a “supermoon: that will be rising tonight. It will appear unusually bigger than a regular full moon when it rises at 8:24 PM in the eastern sky. It’s a “supermoon” because it’s at perigee, the closest its orbit comes to Earth. When the moon is in perigee, it’s up to 14 percent […] [Read More]
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The weekend’s weather is looking good

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Looks like we’ll have another nice, summertime weekend with mostly sunny skies and temperatures in the 80s. And of course, there’s the chances of afternoon showers or T-storms with some possibility severe. Here’s the forecast from the National Weather Service: Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Tonight […] [Read More]
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Still warm, but less humid

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Nice summertime weather today with warm temperatures, mostly sunny skies and less humid. And there is a chance of showers later in the day and evening. Here’s the forecast from the National Weather Service: Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Tonight Mostly […] [Read More]
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Power outages reported in Shelton Wednesday night

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156 are without power as of 10 p.m. according to the United Illuminating Company’s outage map. A handful or other outages are being reported in nearby towns of Fairfield and Trumbull. According to the power company the outages should be resolved shortly. For updates you can click HERE. [Read More]
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Severe thunderstorm watch in effect

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The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Fairfield, New Haven, Litchfield and Hartford counties. According to NWS, “isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible through the early evening hours.” Damaging winds are the biggest threat from the storm, but there is also a potential for small hail. The watch is […] [Read More]
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Another hot day with a chance of showers

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We’ll have another hot and mostly sunny day with temperatures in the upper 80s. It’s pretty much the same forecast as the last few days. Humidity is expected to ease by Friday and the weekend is looking good at this point. Today A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a […] [Read More]
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