FAIRFIELD COUNTY  -  Coastal Flood Statement Coastal Flood Statement  
Good Day! Updated: Wednesday, May 24th 11:35:00 am  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 68.3, Max: 68.3, Min: 53.2

Warmer 2.9°F than last hour. 68.3°F

Comfortable

Heat Index: 
68.3°F
Temp Highs Lows
Today: 68.3°F
11:34am
53.2°F
5:55am
Yesterday: 69.3°F
5:16pm
50.8°F
5:57am
One Year Ago: 72.2°F 56.0°F
Station Record
On This Date:4
80.2°F
2015
38.7°F
2015
This Month: 95.0°F
May 18
35.0°F
May 11
Windsor Locks
Record
On This Date:5
95.0°F
1964
35.0°F
1956
Normal:5 74 °F 50 °F
Day time It is Day time
Calm Wind:  W
0.0

Gusting to:
0.0
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: +2.9°F
24 Hour: +4.4°F
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 57.4°F
YTD Average: 41.8°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Warmer 0.5°F than last hour.72.6°F
Last Hour: +0.5°F
Today

Today: A slight chance of light rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.Slight Chance
Light Rain

Tonight

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Mostly Cloudy


Thursday

Thursday: Periods of rain.  High near 60. East wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Rain


Hi 70 °F Lo 53 °F Hi 60 °F

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Season Dates:
Summer begins in 28 days
June 21st @ 12:25am
We've already gained
5 hours and 42 minutes of daylight!
Upcoming Holidays
Memorial Day May 29th
Independence Day July 4th


Dew Point Rain Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Decreased 0.9°F since last hour. 55.2°F
Pleasant
In Last Hour: -0.9°F
High Dew
Point:
57.5°F
at 9:46 AM
Low Dew
Point:
51.1°F
at 4:17 AM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 60.8°F
Humidity
Humidity: Decreased 9% since last hour. 63 %
In Last Hour: -9%
High
Today
93%
at 4:21 AM
Low
Today
61%
at 11:31 AM
Barometer
Current: No Change 29.828 inHg
In Last Hour: Steady
In Last 3 Hours: Rising slowly
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Rain Last Hour: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.17 in
May Rain: Under 0.43 in for the month 4.20 in
May Avg: 4.63 in
Diff from Avg: -0.43 in
YTD Rain:1 16.79 in
Last YTD Rain:1 14.61 in
Last Rain: May 22
@ 9:24 PM
Storm Total: 0.13 in
11 Days in May
61 Rain/Snow Days in 2017
1 Day since last rain
Currently: W at
0.0 mph
Calm
Gusting To: 0.0
Max Gust
Last Hour:
2.9 mph WNW
@  10:56AM
Max Gust
Today:
5.8 mph
10:25 AM
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
29.0 mph
on  May 15
Max Gust
This Year:
31.1 mph
on  Apr 16
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Heat Index
Current: 68.3°F
Today: 68.3°F  11:34 AM
Yesterday: 69.3°F
Record: 115.3°F
Jul-20-2013
Daylight:
Possible hours of Daylight
14:48

Which is
1 min 38 sec
Longer Than
Yesterday

New Moon
Morning Crescent, 28 days, 3 hours, 22 minutes in cycle
2%
Illuminated



Cooling Degree Days Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 0.0
May: 27.7
2017 to Date: 35.7
Heating Degree Days2
Season to Date: 5505.3
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 Over 9.95 in for the season 58.10 in
Season Average:2 48.15 in
Diff from Avg: 9.95 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 Snow Days in May
25 Snow Days this Season.2
First Snow of this Season:
October 27th
Average First Snow:
November 29th
Moonrise: 4:53 am
Moonset: 6:43 pm
Full Strawberry Moon:
Jun 9, 2017
New Moon: May 25, 2017
Next Lunar Eclipse:
Aug 7, 2017
See Astronomy Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
May-24

7.4
May-25

8.1
May-26

7.0
Sunrise: 5:26 am
Solar Noon: 12:50
Sunset: 8:14 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Aug 21, 2017
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 Windsor Locks Record and Normal temperatures are at Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT and are updated at 4AM.
6 Overnight Frost calculation starts at 10AM and resets to zero at 10AM the next day.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Today: A slight chance of light rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.Slight Chance
Light Rain

Hi 70 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of light rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Mostly Cloudy


Lo 53 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 6 to 8 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Thursday

Thursday: Periods of rain.  High near 60. East wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Rain


Hi 60 °F
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Showers with areas of drizzle before 1am, then showers after 1am.  Low around 51. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Showers


Lo 51 °F
Friday

Friday: Scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Scattered
Showers

Hi 65 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: A slight chance of showers before 1am.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 20%.Slight Chance
Showers and
Patchy Fog

Lo 51 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.Mostly Sunny


Hi 73 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.Partly Cloudy


Lo 54 °F
Sunday

Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.Chance
Showers

Hi 72 °F
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