Strong Cold Front Pushing Through the East; Frigid Air Returns To Upper Midwest

A strong cold front will push through the East to produce a number of hazards: heavy to excessive rainfall especially from D.C. to Boston, strong to severe storms in Florida, some snow in New England and gusty winds. Meanwhile, a clipper cold front will sweep through the Midwest and plunge through the Plains to deliver a fresh arctic air mass with frigid temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hartford, Hartford-Brainard Airport (KHFD)

Lat: 41.74°NLon: 72.65°WElev: 16ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

49°F

9°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.2 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 24 Jan 4:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Hartford CT

Flash Flood Watch January 24, 06:00am until January 25, 01:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Areas of fog. Steady temperature around 46. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly before 4pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Areas of fog. High near 54. South wind 10 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39. South wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Areas of fog. Steady temperature around 46. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain, mainly before 4pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Areas of fog. High near 54. South wind 10 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. West wind around 7 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31. West wind around 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Hartford CT
 41.77°N 72.7°W (Elev. 72 ft)
4:05 am EST Jan 24, 2019
5am EST Jan 24, 2019-6pm EST Jan 30, 2019
 
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