Severe Thunderstorms in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, capable of severe wind (locally exceeding hurricane force), very large hail, flash flooding, and a few tornadoes, are possible late this afternoon into tonight across portions of the of the Upper Midwest into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oxford, Waterbury-Oxford Airport (KOXC)

Lat: 41.48°NLon: 73.13°WElev: 725ft.

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 10:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Bantam CT

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Isolated
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers before 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Scattered showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Isolated showers before 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Bantam CT
 41.73°N 73.24°W (Elev. 932 ft)
6:31 am EDT Jul 28, 2021
10am EDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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