Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Caldwell, Essex County Airport (KCDW)

Lat: 40.88°NLon: 74.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.7 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 4 Dec 9:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Fairfield NJ

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Light snow, mainly after 4am.  Low around 30. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Light
    Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain between noon and 3pm.  High near 48. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Light
    Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of light rain after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 42. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Light Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Light rain likely before midnight, then rain likely after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Light Rain
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 46.

    Chance Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then scattered flurries.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Light snow, mainly after 4am. Low around 30. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday
Rain and snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain between noon and 3pm. High near 48. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of light rain after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 42. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Light rain likely before midnight, then rain likely after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain before midnight, then scattered flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Scattered flurries before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfield NJ
 40.88°N 74.3°W (Elev. 167 ft)
9:20 pm EST Dec 4, 2016
10pm EST Dec 4, 2016-6pm EST Dec 11, 2016
 
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