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Heavy snow and hazardous travel for portions of the Great Lakes, Northeast, and New England

Heavy snow, bitterly cold temperatures, and treacherous travel will be likely from the Great Lakes to the Northeast, and into New England over the next couple of days. Heavy Lake Effect snow of one to two feet will impact areas downwind of Lake Eerie and Ontario. Widespread snowfall of 6 to 12 inches will also impact much of northern New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Caldwell, Essex County Airport (KCDW)

Lat: 40.88°NLon: 74.28°WElev: 171ft.

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.45 in (997.7 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 12 Dec 1:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Fairfield NJ

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Wind chill values between 10 and 20. West wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Wind chill values between 10 and 15. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values between 10 and 15. West wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of light snow before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. West wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Light Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Wind chill values between 10 and 20. West wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Wind chill values between 10 and 15. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values between 10 and 15. West wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of light snow before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. West wind around 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfield NJ
 40.88°N 74.3°W (Elev. 167 ft)
11:42 am EST Dec 12, 2017
2pm EST Dec 12, 2017-6pm EST Dec 18, 2017
 
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