Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Current conditions at

Willimantic, Windham Airport (KIJD)

Lat: 41.74°NLon: 72.18°WElev: 246ft.

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 28 Jul 5:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Storrs Mansfield CT

Flash Flood Watch July 29, 05:00am until July 29, 09:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly after 4am.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 11am, then patchy fog after 2pm. High near 77. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Light north wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after 4am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog before 11am, then patchy fog after 2pm. High near 77. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Light north wind.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Storrs Mansfield CT
 41.81°N 72.27°W (Elev. 574 ft)
3:45 pm EDT Jul 28, 2016
6pm EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 4, 2016
 
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