Widespread Winter Weather from Eastern Storm to Wind Down Overnight; Heavy Rainfall to Continue Across the Southeast; Southwest To See More Snow Through Friday

Areas of heavy snow and ice are ongoing from Minnesota into the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast will taper off overnight as the storm shifts into eastern Canada. To the south, heavy rainfall will continue river flooding and the risk for flash flooding from the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys to the Deep South on and off through this coming weekend. Snow returns to the Southwest with another storm. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.33°NLon: 72.05°WElev: 10ft.

Overcast

35°F

2°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.8 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 21 Feb 5:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Essex CT

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 49. Wind chill values between 30 and 40 early. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. Northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain, mainly after 9pm.  Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain before noon, then showers likely after noon.  High near 52. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 49. Wind chill values between 30 and 40 early. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west in the morning.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Rain, mainly after 9pm. Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain before noon, then showers likely after noon. High near 52. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Essex CT
 41.36°N 72.37°W (Elev. 7 ft)
6:43 am EST Feb 21, 2019
6am EST Feb 21, 2019-6pm EST Feb 27, 2019
 
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