Heat Wave from Montana to the South

An extensive heat wave will consume the Central half of the U.S for the next few days. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from Montana into the South with the potential for a few record high temperatures in the north-central High Plains. Also, severe thunderstorms with hail and damaging winds are expected the next couple of days in the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Danbury, Danbury Municipal Airport (KDXR)

Lat: 41.37°NLon: 73.48°WElev: 456ft.

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed W 5 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 27 Jul 2:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgefield CT

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgefield CT
 41.28°N 73.51°W (Elev. 699 ft)
3:15 pm EDT Jul 27, 2021
3pm EDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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