Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Meriden, Meriden Markham Municipal Airport (KMMK)

Lat: 41.51°NLon: 72.83°WElev: 102ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 26 Feb 12:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Chester Center CT

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 52. Light east wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain, mainly after 7pm.  Steady temperature around 49. South wind 10 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain.  High near 56. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain showers before 4am, then a chance of snow showers.  Low around 30. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 7am.  Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 42.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 4pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 52. Light east wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Rain, mainly after 7pm. Steady temperature around 49. South wind 10 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 56. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain showers before 4am, then a chance of snow showers. Low around 30. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 7am. Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Chester Center CT
 41.38°N 72.52°W (Elev. 443 ft)
12:09 pm EST Feb 26, 2024
12pm EST Feb 26, 2024-6pm EST Mar 3, 2024
 
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