Severe Weather for the Central High Plains; Heavy Rain/Flood Concerns in Parts of the East

Strong to severe thunderstorms capable of strong winds and large hail are possible over portions of the central High Plains this afternoon, including parts of the Denver metro area. A stalled front is expected to bring additional rain and flash flood risks in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast through Thursday. Red flag warnings are in effect across the Interior Northwest and Great Basin today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Danbury, Danbury Municipal Airport (KDXR)

Lat: 41.37°NLon: 73.48°WElev: 456ft.

A Few Clouds

82°F

28°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 5 Aug 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgefield CT

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 7 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgefield CT
 41.28°N 73.51°W (Elev. 699 ft)
3:12 pm EDT Aug 5, 2020
6pm EDT Aug 5, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 12, 2020
 
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