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Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions of the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Unsettled weather will continue across the Southeast and Gulf Coast with periodic showers and thunderstorms through at least Wednesday. Rainfall amounts may exceed three inches in some locales. Elsewhere, a few severe thunderstorms are possible for the Ohio Valley and central Plains through Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.33°NLon: 72.05°WElev: 10ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

56°F

13°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 22 May 4:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Essex CT

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers.  Steady temperature around 60. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am.  Patchy fog after midnight. Low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers before 8am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 72. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 54.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. Steady temperature around 60. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tonight
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Patchy fog after midnight. Low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Scattered showers before 8am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Essex CT
 41.36°N 72.37°W (Elev. 7 ft)
3:41 pm EDT May 22, 2018
5pm EDT May 22, 2018-6pm EDT May 29, 2018
 
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