Scattered Thunderstorms Across the Eastern U.S. Today; Risk for Some Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding

A cold front moving through the eastern U.S. will bring thunderstorms and heavy rainfall to that part of the country today, with localized flash flooding possible from the Northeast to the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are possible across the Northeast and northern Mid-Atlantic. Out west, windy, dry conditions are keeping fire weather threats elevated. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hartford, Hartford-Brainard Airport (KHFD)

Lat: 41.74°NLon: 72.65°WElev: 16ft.

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 26 Sep 7:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Hartford CT

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog between 9pm and midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 8 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain after 11pm.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 55. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog between 9pm and midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 8 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain after 11pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 55. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of rain, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Hartford CT
 41.75°N 72.7°W (Elev. 59 ft)
6:55 am EDT Sep 26, 2018
8am EDT Sep 26, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2018
 
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