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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.33°NLon: 72.05°WElev: 10ft.

A Few Clouds

21°C

70°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 6 km/h
Barometer 1009.3 mb (29.81 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (65°F)
Visibility 14 km
Last update 26 May 6:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Essex CT

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. Southwest wind 8 to 14 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 15 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 17. Northeast wind 16 to 18 km/h.

    Chance Rain

    High: 17 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 12. North wind around 14 km/h.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 12 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 20 percent chance of light rain before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. Northeast wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Light Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 22 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Southwest wind around 11 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 23.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. Southwest wind 8 to 14 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 17. Northeast wind 16 to 18 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 12. North wind around 14 km/h.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of light rain before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 22. Northeast wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Southwest wind around 11 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Essex CT
 41.36°N 72.37°W (Elev. 2 m)
7:06 pm EDT May 26, 2018
7pm EDT May 26, 2018-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2018
 
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