Heavy Rain and Possible Flash Flooding in the Northeast and Northern Mid-Atlantic

A strong cold front will push through the Eastern U.S. today with strong thunderstorms, heavy rain and possible flooding. The main zone for these hazards will be from portions of the Mid-Atlantic into parts of the Northeast, as a tremendous amount of moisture interacts with the cold front. This includes a portion of the I-95 corridor from Baltimore to Philadelphia and New York City. Read More >

Current conditions at

Danbury, Danbury Municipal Airport (KDXR)

Lat: 41.37°NLon: 73.48°WElev: 456ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed SE 14 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 23 Sep 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Ridgefield CT

Flash Flood Watch September 23, 04:00pm until September 24, 08:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southeast wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 59. Southeast wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southeast wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 59. Southeast wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Light and variable wind.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Ridgefield CT
 41.3°N 73.51°W (Elev. 715 ft)
1:18 pm EDT Sep 23, 2021
1pm EDT Sep 23, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 29, 2021
 
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