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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Current conditions at

Danbury, Danbury Municipal Airport (KDXR)

Lat: 41.37°NLon: 73.48°WElev: 456ft.

Fog/Mist

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 7:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgefield CT

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 79. Northwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 79. Northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgefield CT
 41.28°N 73.51°W (Elev. 699 ft)
6:49 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
8am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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