Storms in the East; Monsoons and Fire Weather Out West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms, and, locally heavy rain from the Plains to the Northeast. Monsoon moisture shifts to the east into portions of the southern Plains and may produce excessive rains across portions of the High Plains and desert southwest. Fire Weather threats remain elevated to critical with isolated dry thunderstorms in the Intermountain West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bridgeport, Sikorsky Memorial Airport (KBDR)

Lat: 41.16°NLon: 73.13°WElev: 3ft.

Fog/Mist

75°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 6:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Stratford CT

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. West wind around 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 71. North wind 7 to 11 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. West wind around 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 71. North wind 7 to 11 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Stratford CT
 41.16°N 73.13°W (Elev. 39 ft)
4:09 am EDT Aug 17, 2018
7am EDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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