Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building from the Plains to the East Coast

A strengthening ridge of high pressure will produce much above average temperatures from the Plains to the East Coast, a true summer heat wave. Highs in the 90s and triple digits combined w/ humidity and dewpoints surging into the upper 70s, if not low 80s, will create heat indices as high as 110 to 115 through this weekend. Air quality will likely be poor due to haze and little air circulation. Read More >

Current conditions at

Willimantic, Windham Airport (KIJD)

Lat: 41.74°NLon: 72.18°WElev: 246ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 18 Jul 8:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Norwich CTSimilar City Names

Excessive Heat Watch July 20, 12:00pm until July 20, 10:00pm
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Excessive Heat Watch
  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. Light north wind.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 96. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Light north wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 96. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Norwich CTSimilar City Names
 41.54°N 72.1°W (Elev. 98 ft)
7:09 am EDT Jul 18, 2019
9am EDT Jul 18, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 24, 2019
 
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