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Heavy rain moving in, flooding possible

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Gee, where do we begin? There’s lots of wet weather our way for today and Wednesday. So much rain is expected that the National Weather Service has posted a number of watches, advisories, statements, even a hazardous weather outlook. A frontal system will approach the area Tuesday into Wednesday and will allow for showers and […] [Read More]
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Nice beach day today, then lots of rain

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The “supermoon” phenomenon, with the full moon closer and brighter than usual has caused higher than normal tides. With a “wall of water” coming our way Tuesday into Wednesday, the National Weather Service is posting a special advisory for low-lying coastal areas this evening and for the entire Connecticut shoreline at Tuesday night’s high tide […] [Read More]
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A beautiful weekend on tap

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If you have to work this weekend, call in “sick.” That’s because we have wonderful weather forecast on tap this weekend with mostly sunny skies and temperatures in the 80s. Yes, the days of summer are ticking down and before long we’ll be dealing with cooler temperatures. There are no weather worries this weekend; just […] [Read More]
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Brrr … temps in the 50s tonight

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Hot summer days and cool summer nights. Wasn’t that the title of a Beach Boys album? That’s the forecast for the National Weather Service for the next few days. Today Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Light north wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. […] [Read More]
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Severe thunderstorm warning for Fairfield County

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Update 8 p.m.  More than 1400 are still without power in Norwalk, according to Connecticut Light and Power. More than 1200 are without power in Ridgefield and 167 are without power in Wilton, according to CL&P. Update 4:35 p.m. More than 1300 people are without power in Norwalk as reported by Connecticut Light and Power. […] [Read More]
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Party sunny with a chance of showers

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We had a little rain last night that ushered in some cooler temperatures. Tonight it will be even cooler with temperatures in the low 60s. The weekend is still looking beautiful. Here’s the forecast from the National Weather Service: Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3 pm. Partly sunny, with a high […] [Read More]
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Beautiful image of the area on Monday from MODIS, onboard NASA's Terra satellite. Notice how Long Island's south shore is free of clouds? As of the time of this image, the sea breeze boundary had passed through this portion of Long Island. The cooler air from the sea breeze stabilizes the low levels and results in the loss of clouds.

Enjoy this good stretch of summer weather

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It’s going to feel like summer today with warm temperatures and high humidity. The day starts with some patchy, dense fog along the coast in in some valleys, but that is expected to burn off after sunrise. It also looks like we’ll have a good stretch of classic summer weather with sunny skies and temps […] [Read More]
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Sunny days and (possibly) rainy nights this week

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Just as in the classic Broadway musical “Camelot,” the rain may never fall until after sundown, at least that’s what the National Weather Service is predicting. There is a chance of thunderstorms tonight and Tuesday night, but the days will be sunny and dry. It’s almost as if there was a royal edict or something. […] [Read More]
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