Powerful Nor'easter To Wallop Parts Of The Northeast and New England

A powerful Nor'easter and winter storm is expected to wallop eastern parts of the Northeast and New England this weekend. Plenty of hazards are expected to impact the Northeastern U.S. from heavy snow, with significant accumulations expected, to high winds and coastal issues. The combination of the intense snow and strong winds will result in blizzard conditions, especially along coastal areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.33°NLon: 72.05°WElev: 10ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 28 Jan 8:56 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Essex CT

Winter Storm Warning until January 29, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until January 29, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around 19. Wind chill values between 5 and 15. Blustery, with a north wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Temperature rising to near 23 by 10am, then falling to around 18 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Windy, with a north wind 25 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    High: 23 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 7. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Blustery.
    Snow Likely
    then
    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Northwest wind 9 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow. Low around 19. Wind chill values between 5 and 15. Blustery, with a north wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Temperature rising to near 23 by 10am, then falling to around 18 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Windy, with a north wind 25 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 7. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Northwest wind 9 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
Essex CT
 41.36°N 72.4°W (Elev. 92 ft)
9:08 pm EST Jan 28, 2022
9pm EST Jan 28, 2022-6pm EST Feb 4, 2022
 
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