Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Plains To The Great Lakes, Heat Wave To Continue Over The Southern U.S.

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, isolated tornadoes, and heavy rainfall will be possible through tonight from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. The heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding. Excessive heat will persist across the southern Plains and Desert Southwest early this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Danbury, Danbury Municipal Airport (KDXR)

Lat: 41.37°NLon: 73.48°WElev: 456ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 18 Aug 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgefield CT

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgefield CT
 41.3°N 73.51°W (Elev. 715 ft)
1:45 pm EDT Aug 18, 2019
2pm EDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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