Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Another front will bring more unsettled weather to the region by Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Danbury, Danbury Municipal Airport (KDXR)

Lat: 41.37°NLon: 73.48°WElev: 456ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

45°F

7°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.6 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 14 Dec 11:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Ridgefield CT

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 43. Calm wind.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northeast wind around 9 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. Northeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 43. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northeast wind around 9 mph.
Sunday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. Northeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgefield CT
 41.3°N 73.51°W (Elev. 715 ft)
11:42 pm EST Dec 14, 2018
12am EST Dec 15, 2018-6pm EST Dec 20, 2018
 
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