Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oxford, Waterbury-Oxford Airport (KOXC)

Lat: 41.48°NLon: 73.13°WElev: 725ft.

Fog/Mist

45°F

7°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 3 Mar 1:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Ansonia CT

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 7 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 59. North wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of light rain before 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Chance Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 59. North wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of light rain before 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Ansonia CT
 41.33°N 73.06°W (Elev. 397 ft)
10:14 pm EST Mar 2, 2024
2am EST Mar 3, 2024-6pm EST Mar 9, 2024
 
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