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Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Groton / New London, Groton / New London Airport (KGON)

Lat: 41.33°NLon: 72.05°WElev: 10ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed NE 15 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.1 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 25 Feb 2:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Essex CT

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of light rain before 4am, then a chance of rain after 4am.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 41. East wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly before 4pm.  High near 42. East wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of light rain before 4am, then a chance of rain after 4am. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 41. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Rain, mainly before 4pm. High near 42. East wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Essex CT
 41.36°N 72.37°W (Elev. 7 ft)
10:12 pm EST Feb 24, 2018
3am EST Feb 25, 2018-6pm EST Mar 3, 2018
 
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