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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oxford, Waterbury-Oxford Airport (KOXC)

Lat: 41.48°NLon: 73.13°WElev: 725ft.

Partly Cloudy

N/A

Humidity 5%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index144°F (62°C)
Last update 21 Jul 10:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Waterbury CT

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Waterbury CT
 41.55°N 73.04°W (Elev. 299 ft)
10:24 am EDT Jul 21, 2017
11am EDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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