Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Another front will bring more unsettled weather to the region by Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Willimantic, Windham Airport (KIJD)

Lat: 41.74°NLon: 72.18°WElev: 246ft.

Fog

43°F

6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.5 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 15 Dec 7:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Willimantic CT

  • Today

    Today: Areas of drizzle before 1pm.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Areas Drizzle
    and Areas Fog
    then Areas
    Drizzle

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of freezing rain and sleet between 3am and 5am, then a slight chance of sleet after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain and sleet before 7am, then rain.  High near 39. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow before 4am, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of drizzle before 1pm. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tonight
A slight chance of freezing rain and sleet between 3am and 5am, then a slight chance of sleet after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain and sleet before 7am, then rain. High near 39. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow before 4am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Willimantic CT
 41.71°N 72.21°W (Elev. 236 ft)
6:16 am EST Dec 15, 2018
8am EST Dec 15, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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