Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Meriden, Meriden Markham Municipal Airport (KMMK)

Lat: 41.51°NLon: 72.83°WElev: 102ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed NW 6 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.4 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Portland CT

Flood Warning until April 17, 06:00pm
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until April 17, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Wed

    Flood Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 53. East wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind around 11 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 53. East wind 8 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Portland CT
 41.57°N 72.62°W (Elev. 10 ft)
10:08 am EDT Apr 16, 2024
12pm EDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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