Significant Outbreak Of Severe Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain In The Plains Monday

A potent spring storm system is expected to produce severe thunderstorms on Monday in the central and southern Plains. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, flash flooding, and large tornadoes are possible. The area most likely to experience significant tornadoes stretches from the Texas Hill Country through Oklahoma into southern Kansas. Residents should review severe weather safety here -> Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.33°NLon: 72.05°WElev: 10ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

63°F

17°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 20 May 3:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Essex CT

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Essex CT
 41.36°N 72.37°W (Elev. 7 ft)
3:42 am EDT May 20, 2019
4am EDT May 20, 2019-6pm EDT May 26, 2019
 
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