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Weather updates for Fairfield County Connecticut

Chillier today, cold tonight, a stormy weekend

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Today will be a noticeably colder, brisk day. High pressure will build in tonight and move to our east on Friday. Today’s high is expected to be in the 40s with temperatures falling tonight into the 20s. That could mean some icy conditions Friday morning. At this point it looks like the weekend will be […] [Read More]
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Foggy start to a sunny, mild day

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The National Weather Service has issued a dense fog advisory until 8 a.m. for all of southern Fairfield County. Visibility will be reduced, especially in low-lying areas and around bridges. Temperatures remained above freezing overnight and there should be few if any icy patches on roadways. What’s ahead is a mixed bag of early spring […] [Read More]
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Rain moving in later, but no snow

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Have we seen the last of winter? Few people are willing to say so just yet, but with the considerable melting going on and the possibility that the daytime high temperature on Wednesday could reach 60, it’s looking better every day. Temperatures dipped into 20s overnight and there will be icy patches in spots this […] [Read More]
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Frosty start, chance of snow showers today

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Temperatures fell below freezing overnight, which means that there could be some slippery spots, especially on untreated roadways, entrance ramps, sidewalks and local streets. There is a chance of snow showers and even freezing rain, depending on what time the precipitation arrives. read the alert from the National Weather Service: http://forecast.weather.gov/product.php There is a chance […] [Read More]
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Sunny skies with no snow in the forecast

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Here’s some news: we have no snow in the forecast for the next few days. This morning we’re waking up to very cold temperature with some lows in the single numbers. At 6 AM, the low temperatures were 5 degrees, 9 degrees in Danbury and 10 in Bridgeport and New Haven. It’s likely that this […] [Read More]
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Weather, road conditions worsening

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UPDATE 8:20 PM Bridgeport has ended its snow emergency and lifted its parking ban. UPDATE 7:15 PM Winter weather advisories for our area have now passed as the majority of snow has stopped falling. Light snow is still possible but won’t amount to much. Motorists are advised to take caution on untreated roads still covered […] [Read More]
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The scene in Fairfield, Conn. Wednesday morning following Tuesday's slushy snowfall.  Photo: Cathy Zuraw/Connecticut Post

Rain to end, then it’s back to snow and the cold

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A complicated forecast that will bring every kind of precipitation winter can throw at us. Cold rain, sleet and then back to snow. And we could end up with a few more inches of snow before it ends on Thursday. On average about an inch of snow fell Wednesday before it turned over to sleet […] [Read More]
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This image from NASA's Terra satellite shows part of New England in an icy grip. You can see the ice in Long Island and in Massachusetts.

Snow moving in this afternoon

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Update 8:25 p.m.: Traffic is moving slow on the I- 95 and across the state as ice falls on top of snow, making roads slick. Two lanes are closed on I-95 Southbound between Exits 10 and 9, according to the DOT. They reported a two vehicle accident just after 8 p.m. Accidents are also being […] [Read More]
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