Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Willimantic, Windham Airport (KIJD)

Lat: 41.74°NLon: 72.18°WElev: 246ft.

Overcast

36°F

2°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 4:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Plainfield Village CT

Winter Storm Watch January 19, 04:00pm until January 20, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 31 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 3am, then freezing rain between 3am and 4am, then rain after 4am. The rain, snow, freezing rain, and sleet could be heavy at times.  Temperature rising to around 35 by 5am. East wind 9 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    then Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, freezing rain, and sleet before 3pm, then a chance of snow and sleet between 3pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow after 4pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 36. North wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 3am, then freezing rain between 3am and 4am, then rain after 4am. The rain, snow, freezing rain, and sleet could be heavy at times. Temperature rising to around 35 by 5am. East wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Sunday
Rain, freezing rain, and sleet before 3pm, then a chance of snow and sleet between 3pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow after 4pm. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 36. North wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow and sleet before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain, snow, and sleet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34. West wind around 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Plainfield Village CT
 41.68°N 71.92°W (Elev. 157 ft)
2:46 pm EST Jan 18, 2019
5pm EST Jan 18, 2019-6pm EST Jan 25, 2019
 
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