Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hartford, Hartford-Brainard Airport (KHFD)

Lat: 41.74°NLon: 72.65°WElev: 16ft.

Fair

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 30.49 in (1032.3 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 1 Mar 2:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Hartford CT

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 31. South wind around 6 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, mainly after 10am.  High near 48. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely before 10pm, then rain likely, mainly between 10pm and 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind around 6 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. North wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60. North wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 31. South wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Showers, mainly after 10am. High near 48. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely before 10pm, then rain likely, mainly between 10pm and 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind around 6 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. North wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind around 9 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60. North wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. South wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind 9 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Hartford CT
 41.77°N 72.7°W (Elev. 72 ft)
1:32 am EST Mar 1, 2024
3am EST Mar 1, 2024-6pm EST Mar 7, 2024
 
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