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A page depicting all of the new icon images can be accessed here: www.weather.gov/forecast-icons

Changes to the icons were based on analysis of 6,700 public comments collected in 2014. Also, many of these changes are based on the results of a research project led by the National Center for Atmospheric Research.

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Remnants of Erika Soaking Florida

Erika may not technically be a Tropical Storm any more, but its remnants are soaking Florida in very heavy rain. Over four inches of rain has been reported in some areas. Flood Watches remain in effect in many areas. When encountering flooded roads, remember: Turn around, don't drown!
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Current conditions at

Bridgeport, Sikorsky Memorial Airport (KBDR)

Lat: 41.16°NLon: 73.13°WElev: 3ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 31 Aug 1:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairfield CT

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. West wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfield CT
 41.14°N 73.28°W (Elev. 20 ft)
9:38 pm EDT Aug 30, 2015
2am EDT Aug 31, 2015-6pm EDT Sep 6, 2015
 
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Additional Resources

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