Bitter Cold Wind Chills Follow Departing Northeast Storm; Heavy Snow and High Winds in the West

Areas of heavy snow will linger across portions of New England and downwind of the Great Lakes into Monday. Bitter cold and gusty winds behind the departing storm are resulting in dangerous wind chill temperatures for much of the Northeast corner of the U.S. In the west, heavy mountain snow will impact portions of Utah and Wyoming with high winds in the southwest Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.33°NLon: 72.05°WElev: 10ft.

Fair and Breezy

2°F

-17°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NW 22 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.6 mb)
Dewpoint -10°F (-23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-20°F (-29°C)
Last update 21 Jan 5:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Essex CT

Wind Advisory until January 21, 07:00pm
Wind Chill Advisory until January 21, 01:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Wind Chill Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until January 21, 07:00pm
    Wind Chill Advisory until January 21, 01:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 12. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Cold and
    Blustery

    High: 12 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Clear

    Low: 4 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 28. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Northwest wind 5 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values between 5 and 10. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain.  Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 12. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 28. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Northwest wind 5 to 13 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values between 5 and 10. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Rain likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain. High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
Essex CT
 41.36°N 72.37°W (Elev. 7 ft)
5:34 am EST Jan 21, 2019
6am EST Jan 21, 2019-6pm EST Jan 27, 2019
 
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Additional Resources

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