Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow For the West Coast; Lake Effect Snow in the Great Lakes

A series of Pacific storms will deliver multiple rounds of heavy rain and mountain snow Wednesday into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. There is an elevated concern for flash flooding, mudslides and debris flows near wildfire burn scars in California. A weak storm system will cross the Great Lakes Wednesday with accumulating Lake Effect snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Caldwell, Essex County Airport (KCDW)

Lat: 40.88°NLon: 74.28°WElev: 171ft.

Mostly Cloudy

36°F

2°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 21 Nov 8:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Fairfield NJ

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Wind chill values between 5 and 10. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between 5 and 10. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 11. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 11 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain, mainly before 1am.  Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Wind chill values between 5 and 10. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.
Thanksgiving Day
Sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between 5 and 10. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 11. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Light and variable wind.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Rain likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Rain, mainly before 1am. Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Sunday Night
A chance of drizzle after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfield NJ
 40.88°N 74.3°W (Elev. 167 ft)
6:50 am EST Nov 21, 2018
9am EST Nov 21, 2018-6pm EST Nov 27, 2018
 
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