Storms, Potentially, Significant in the Northern Tier; Fire Weather Threats in the West

An upper level system in the northwestern U.S. will produce another day of thunderstorms across the West and into the Central U.S. Primary threats will be damaging winds and large hail. Very large hail and significant winds will be possible from the Northern Rockies into the Northern Plains. Strong winds and dry thunderstorms keep fire weather threats elevated to critical in the Great Basin. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.33°NLon: 72.05°WElev: 10ft.

Fair

21°C

70°F

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 9 km/h
Barometer 1016.9 mb (30.03 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 Jun 9:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Essex CT

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 27. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. South wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 31. North wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers between 8am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 27. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. South wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 31. North wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.
Saturday
A chance of showers between 8am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Essex CT
 41.36°N 72.37°W (Elev. 2 m)
9:18 pm EDT Jun 26, 2019
10pm EDT Jun 26, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 3, 2019
 
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