Memorial Day Weekend: Saturday's Weather Concerns

The start of the Memorial day weekend will feature a number of weather hazards. Severe storms are expected in the north-central Plains and perhaps across New England. Critical fire weather conditions will persist across the Four Corners region. The Northwest will be unsettled with cooler temperatures, showers and mountain snow. A few record highs are likely in the south-central Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Groton / New London, Groton / New London Airport (KGON)

Lat: 41.33°NLon: 72.05°WElev: 10ft.

Fog/Mist

63°F

17°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 28 May 12:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Niantic CT

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Light north wind.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Light southwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Light north wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Light southwest wind.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Niantic CT
 41.34°N 72.2°W (Elev. 92 ft)
9:44 pm EDT May 27, 2022
1am EDT May 28, 2022-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2022
 
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