FAIRFIELD COUNTY  -  Coastal Flood Advisory Coastal Flood Advisory  
Good Afternoon! Updated: Friday, May 6th 2:40:00 pm  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 56.5, Max: 56.9, Min: 48.7

Warmer 0.2°F than last hour. 56.5°F

Cool

Wind Chill: 
56.5°F

Temp Highs Lows
Today: 56.9°F
1:06pm
48.7°F
5:59am
Yesterday: 57.0°F
4:21pm
45.9°F
4:55am
One Year Ago: 73.3°F 49.0°F
Station Record
On This date:4
74.1°F
2013
38.3°F
2013
This Month: 58.2°F
May 2
42.6°F
May 1
This Year: 81.3°F
Apr 22
-10.1°F
Feb 14
Normal:5 68 °F 45 °F
Day time It is Day time
Calm Wind:  W
0.0

Gusting to:
0.0
Current Rain Rain:
0.60 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: +0.2°F
24 Hour: +0.2°F
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 49.8°F
YTD Average: 39.0°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Colder 0.2°F than last hour.71.3°F
Last Hour: -0.2°F
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. East wind around 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Scattered
Showers


Tonight

Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Showers
Likely


Saturday

Saturday: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Scattered
Showers


Hi 54 °F Lo 47 °F Hi 62 °F

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Season Dates:
Summer begins in 45 days
June 20th @ 6:35pm
We've already gained
5 hours and 5 minutes of daylight!
Upcoming Holidays
Memorial Day May 30th
Independence Day July 4th
Dew Point Rain Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Increased 0.5°F since last hour. 53.3°F
Pleasant
In Last Hour: +0.5°F
High Dew
Point:
53.7°F
at 1:56 PM
Low Dew
Point:
43.8°F
at 1:56 AM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 54.8°F
Humidity
Humidity: Increased 1% since last hour. 89 %
In Last Hour: +1%
High
Today
93%
at 7:17 AM
Low
Today
76%
at 1:56 AM
Barometer
Current: Rising 0.01  inHg/hr 29.816 inHg
In Last Hour: Rising slowly
In Last 3 Hours: Rising slowly
Rain Today: 0.60 in
Rain Last Hour: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 1.48 in
May Rain: Under 3.4 in for the month 1.64 in
May Avg: 5.04 in
Diff from Avg: -3.40 in
YTD Rain:1 13.75 in
Last YTD Rain:1 11.94 in
Last Rain: May 6
@ 11:54 AM
Storm Total: 0.60 in
5 days in May
47 rain/snow days in 2016
0 day since last rain
Currently: W at
0.0 mph
Calm
Gusting To: 0.0
Max Gust
Last Hour:
2.3 mph W
@  2:04PM
Max Gust
Today:
7.0 mph
10:24 AM
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
16.2 mph
on  May 2
Max Gust
This Year:
27.5 mph
on  Jan 19
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Wind Chill
Current: 56.5°F
Today: 48.7°F 
at 5:59 AM
Yesterday: 45.9°F
Record: -24.0°F
Feb 14, 2016
Daylight:
Possible hours of Daylight
14:14

Which is
2 min 04 sec
Longer Than
Yesterday

New Moon
NEW MOON, 29 days, 7 hours, 16 minutes in cycle
0%
Illuminated



Heating Degree Days2 Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 8.6
May: 85.5
Season to Date: 5062.1
Cooling Degree Days
2016 to Date: 1.5
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
May Snow: No Change 0.00 in
May Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 Under 21.262 in for the season 24.25 in
Season Average:2 45.51 in
Diff from Avg: -21.26 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 snow days in May
14 snow days this season.2
First Snow of this Season:
December 29th
Average First Snow:
December 6th
Moonrise: 5:52 am
Moonset: 7:44 pm
Full Flower Moon:
May 22, 2016
New Moon: May 6, 2016
Next Lunar Eclipse:
Sep 16, 2016
See Astronomy Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
May-06

6.2
May-07

5.8
May-08

6.1
Sunrise: 5:43 am
Solar Noon: 12:50
Sunset: 7:57 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Sep 1, 2016
See Astronomy Page
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.    2 Snow & heating degree day season July 1st to June 30th.   
3 Snow manually measured, usually around 6PM.   
4 Station high/low records for this date, exclusive of todays readings.
5 Normal temperatures are at Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT
6 Overnight Frost calculation starts at 10 AM and resets to zero at 10AM the next day.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. East wind around 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Scattered
Showers


Hi 54 °F
NWS forecast: Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a high near 54. East wind around 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight

Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Showers
Likely


Lo 47 °F
NWS forecast: Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Saturday

Saturday: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Scattered
Showers


Hi 62 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Slight Chance
Showers then
Showers
Likely

Lo 47 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 8 to 17 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Showers
Likely then
Chance
Showers

Hi 62 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.Mostly Clear


Lo 43 °F
Monday

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.Mostly Sunny


Hi 65 °F
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.Partly Cloudy


Lo 47 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.Partly Sunny
then Chance
Showers

Hi 66 °F
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