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Heat Wave in Central U.S.

Dangerous heat will continue in the Nation's mid-section on Tuesday. Combined with high humidity, this will lead to Heat Index temperatures ranging from 100 to 110 degrees Fahrenheit across parts of the Plains and mid-South. Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect. If you must be outside, slow down and drink plenty of water.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oxford, Waterbury-Oxford Airport (KOXC)

Lat: 41.48°NLon: 73.13°WElev: 725ft.

A Few Clouds

73°F

23°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 8:50 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Derby CT

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 87. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 87. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Derby CT
 41.34°N 73.12°W (Elev. 98 ft)
7:39 am EDT Jul 28, 2015
9am EDT Jul 28, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2015
 
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Additional Resources

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