Blistering Heat Wave Across Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley This Weekend; Wet Weather In The East

A scorching Heat Wave will continue across the southern tier of the country. Temperatures and Heat Indices will reach or easily surpass triple digits, as a ridge of high pressure dominates. Widespread Excessive Heat Warnings and Advisories are in effect, will persist and spread into the Southwest/CA next week. Meanwhile, locally heavy rain will be possible for the OH Valley/Mid-Atl/Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bridgeport, Sikorsky Memorial Airport (KBDR)

Lat: 41.16°NLon: 73.13°WElev: 3ft.

Fair

22°C

72°F

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed E 24 km/h
Barometer 1019.9 mb (30.12 in)
Dewpoint 13°C (56°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 Jul 8:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Stratford CT

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. East wind 18 to 26 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 25 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely before midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 3am, then showers likely after 3am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 20. Breezy, with an east wind 29 to 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    Heavy Rain

    Low: 20 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. South wind around 21 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 28 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 14 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 28. South wind 16 to 24 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 28 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 29 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 22 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. East wind 18 to 26 km/h.
Tonight
Showers likely before midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 3am, then showers likely after 3am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 20. Breezy, with an east wind 29 to 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. South wind around 21 km/h.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 14 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 28. South wind 16 to 24 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Stratford CT
 41.19°N 73.18°W (Elev. 8 m)
9:51 am EDT Jul 21, 2018
9am EDT Jul 21, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2018
 
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