Coastal Low to impact the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast; Historic Flooding Continues in the Midwest

A Coastal Low moving north along the East coast will produce heavy rain across the Mid-Atlantic; areas of snow, locally heavy in the Northeast; and strong, potentially, damaging winds. In the Midwest, rainfall may worsen on historically catastrophic flooding this weekend. In the West, active Pacific storms will bring rain and mountain snow, locally heavy. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.33°NLon: 72.05°WElev: 10ft.

Partly Cloudy

44°F

7°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed E 16 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 21 Mar 5:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Essex CT

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after 8pm.  Areas of fog after 2am. Low around 41. Northeast wind 9 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely before 10am, then a chance of showers after 10am.  Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 48. North wind 7 to 14 mph becoming west in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Areas Fog

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Wind chill values between 20 and 25. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 53.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of rain after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Chance Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain, mainly after 8pm. Areas of fog after 2am. Low around 41. Northeast wind 9 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain likely before 10am, then a chance of showers after 10am. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 48. North wind 7 to 14 mph becoming west in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Wind chill values between 20 and 25. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of rain after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Essex CT
 41.36°N 72.37°W (Elev. 7 ft)
3:25 pm EDT Mar 21, 2019
6pm EDT Mar 21, 2019-6pm EDT Mar 28, 2019
 
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