Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bridgeport, Sikorsky Memorial Airport (KBDR)

Lat: 41.16°NLon: 73.13°WElev: 3ft.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 18 Aug 9:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Westport CT

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 80. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 80. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Westport CT
 41.12°N 73.34°W (Elev. 10 ft)
10:08 am EDT Aug 18, 2018
10am EDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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