Winter Storm Bringing Hazardous Travel from the Plains to the Northeast through this Weekend

A sprawling winter storm will create hazardous travel conditions from the Plains into the Northeastern U.S. through this weekend. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are forecast over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and the interior Northeast and northern New England. Freezing rain is expected from the southern Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley, and the Mid Atlantic region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Meriden, Meriden Markham Municipal Airport (KMMK)

Lat: 41.51°NLon: 72.83°WElev: 102ft.

Fair

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.67 in (1038.8 mb)
Dewpoint -4°F (-20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill7°F (-14°C)
Last update 17 Jan 8:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Kensington CT

Winter Weather Advisory January 18, 02:00pm until January 19, 04:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 4. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 4 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly after 3pm.  High near 30. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and snow before 3am, then a slight chance of rain between 3am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow after 4am.  Temperature rising to around 36 by midnight. South wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 4. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Snow, mainly after 3pm. High near 30. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow before 3am, then a slight chance of rain between 3am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow after 4am. Temperature rising to around 36 by midnight. South wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 41. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Calm wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Calm wind.
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Point Forecast:
Kensington CT
 41.63°N 72.76°W (Elev. 82 ft)
7:10 pm EST Jan 17, 2020
8pm EST Jan 17, 2020-6pm EST Jan 24, 2020
 
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