Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Midwest: Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Strong to severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will be possible from the Central Plains to the Mid-South and the Great Lakes as a cold front moves eastward. An organized area of thunderstorms may produce a greater severe threat, including a derecho with winds up to 100 mph across parts of Iowa, Illinois, and southern Wisconsin. Read More >

Current conditions at

Willimantic, Windham Airport (KIJD)

Lat: 41.74°NLon: 72.18°WElev: 246ft.

Mostly Cloudy

92°F

33°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 10 Aug 3:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Storrs CTSimilar City Names

Heat Advisory until August 12, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 12, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82. East wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind around 7 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Storrs CTSimilar City Names
 41.81°N 72.24°W (Elev. 597 ft)
3:41 pm EDT Aug 10, 2020
4pm EDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 17, 2020
 
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