Summer Heat and Flooding Likely Today

Dangerous and intense summer heat is likely in several locations today, from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast and in the Pacific Northwest. Meanwhile, heavy to excessive rainfall from organized areas of rain and thunderstorms are likely going to produce flood issues in the Upper Mississippi Valley. Also, monsoonal showers and storms may result in flooding in the Four Corners. Read More >

Current conditions at

Danbury, Danbury Municipal Airport (KDXR)

Lat: 41.37°NLon: 73.48°WElev: 456ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SW 15 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 7 Aug 4:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgefield CT

Heat Advisory until August 9, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 9, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Tue

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 85. Southwest wind around 14 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 97. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 85. Southwest wind around 14 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 97. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgefield CT
 41.3°N 73.51°W (Elev. 715 ft)
5:13 pm EDT Aug 7, 2022
5pm EDT Aug 7, 2022-6pm EDT Aug 14, 2022
 
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