Critical to Extreme Fire Weather Threats Persist in Southern California; Snow Expected in the Northeast

Extremely critical fire weather conditions persist in southern California. Fire weather conditions will remain critical in southern California through Wednesday. Widespread poor air quality due to wildfire smoke is expected across California through the week. Snow will develop over parts of Northern New England, including some lake-effect snow downwind from the Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.33°NLon: 72.05°WElev: 10ft.

Rain

14°C

57°F

Humidity NA
Wind Speed SE 17 km/h
Barometer 1007.7 mb (29.76 in)
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 2.41 km
Last update 13 Nov 10:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Essex CT

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 8 by 5pm. Northeast wind 16 to 18 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.

    Chance Rain

    High: 13 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Northwest wind 14 to 21 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -6. North wind 10 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -6 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain, snow, and sleet, mainly after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 4. East wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Wintry Mix

    High: 4 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain, snow, and sleet, becoming all rain after 11pm.  Low around 1. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow and sleet accumulation of around a centimeter possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Rain

    Low: 1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain, mainly before noon.  High near 7. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 7 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 1.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 8 by 5pm. Northeast wind 16 to 18 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Northwest wind 14 to 21 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -6. North wind 10 to 16 km/h.
Thursday
A chance of rain, snow, and sleet, mainly after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 4. East wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Rain, snow, and sleet, becoming all rain after 11pm. Low around 1. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow and sleet accumulation of around a centimeter possible.
Friday
Rain, mainly before noon. High near 7. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 6.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 6.
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Point Forecast:
Essex CT
 41.36°N 72.37°W (Elev. 2 m)
10:14 am EST Nov 13, 2018
11am EST Nov 13, 2018-6pm EST Nov 19, 2018
 
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