LITCHFIELD COUNTY  -  Special Weather Statement Special Weather Statement  
Good Morning! Updated: Thursday, September 19th 7:55:00 am  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 42.3, Max: 47.3, Min: 41.4

Warmer 0.7°F than last hour. 42.3°F

Cold

Wind Chill: 
42.3°F

Temp Highs Lows
Today: 47.3°F
12:00am
41.4°F
6:57am
Yesterday: 67.4°F
1:22pm
47.0°F
6:12am
One Year Ago: 76.9°F 63.6°F
Station Record
On This Date:4
80.0°F
2015
42.3°F
2013
This Month: 84.4°F
Sep 11
41.4°F
Sep 19
Windsor Locks
Record
On This Date:5
93°F
1983
33°F
1956
Normal:5 74 °F 51 °F
Day time It is Day time
Calm Wind:  WSW
0.0

Gusting to:
0.0
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: +0.7°F
24 Hour: -7.1°F
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 62.6°F
YTD Average: 52.7°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Colder 0.7°F than last hour.70.0°F
Last Hour: -0.7°F
Today

Today: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 69. Light northwest wind.
Patchy Fog
then Sunny

Tonight

Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around 43. Calm wind.
Clear then
Patchy Fog

Friday

Friday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Patchy Fog
then Sunny

Hi 69 °F Lo 43 °F Hi 74 °F

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Season Dates:
Autumn begins in 4 days
September 23rd @ 3:51am
We've already lost
2 hours and 57 minutes of daylight!
Upcoming Holidays
Halloween October 31st
Dew Point Rain Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Increased 0.7°F since last hour. 41.8°F
Dry
In Last Hour: +0.7°F
High Dew
Point:
46.1°F
at 12:03 AM
Low Dew
Point:
40.9°F
at 6:57 AM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 42.1°F
Humidity
Humidity: No Change 98 %
In Last Hour: 0%
High
Today
98%
at 3:11 AM
Low
Today
95%
at 12:00 AM
Barometer
Current: Rising 0.011  inHg/hr 30.336 inHg
In Last Hour: Steady
In Last 3 Hours: Rising
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Rain Last Hour: 0.00 in
Rain Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.32 in
September Rain: Under 1.17 in for the month 2.50 in
September Avg: 3.67 in
Diff from Avg: -1.17 in
YTD Rain:1 36.17 in
Last YTD Rain:1 44.71 in
Last Rain: Sep 15
at 2:03 AM
Storm Total: 0.27 in
9 Days in September
115 Snow/Rain Days in 2019
4 Days since last snow/rain
Currently: WSW at
0.0 mph
Calm
Gusting To: 0.0
Max Gust
Last Hour:
0.0 mph N
at  7:00 pm
Max Gust
Today:
0.0 mph
at 
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
12.1 mph
on  Sep 4
Max Gust
This Year:
30.5 mph
on  Apr 15
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Wind Chill
Current: 42.3°F
Today: 41.4°F 
at 6:57 AM
Yesterday: 47.0°F
Record: -24.0°F
Feb 14, 2016
12 hours,
19 minutes
of Daylight
- - - - - - - -
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend
- - - - - - - -
Which is
2 min 45 sec Shorter Than
Yesterday
Waning Gibbous Moon
Waning Gibbous, 20 days, 1 hours, 20 minutes in cycle
75%
Illuminated



Heating Degree Days2 Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 6.2
September: 58.1
Season to Date: 66.1
Cooling Degree Days
2019 to Date: 565.9
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
September Snow: No Change 0.00 in
September Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 Under 50.315 in for the season 0.00 in
Season Average:2 50.31 in
Diff from Avg: -50.31 in
Last Snow: Mar 23
Storm Total: 2.00 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 Snow Days in September
Average First Snow:
November 29th
Moonrise: 9:32 pm
Moonset: 11:39 am
Full Hunter's Moon:
Oct 13, 2019
New Moon: Sep 28, 2019
Next Lunar Eclipse:
May 26, 2021
See Astronomy Page
See Moon Names Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Sep-19

5.5
Sep-20

5.5
Sep-21

5.8
Sunrise: 6:37 am
Solar Noon: 12:47
Sunset: 6:56 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Oct 14, 2023
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: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 69. Light northwest wind.
Patchy Fog
then Sunny

Hi 69 °F
NWS forecast: Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 69. Light northwest wind.
Tonight

Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around 43. Calm wind.
Clear then
Patchy Fog

Lo 43 °F
NWS forecast: Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 43. Calm wind.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Friday

Friday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Patchy Fog
then Sunny

Hi 74 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Light northwest wind.
Mostly Clear


Lo 54 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.
Sunny


Hi 80 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Mostly Clear


Lo 58 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunny


Hi 80 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Partly Cloudy


Lo 60 °F
Monday

Monday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Partly Sunny
then Chance
Showers

Hi 77 °F
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