Dangerous Heat Wave from the Midwest to East Coast

A large ridge of high pressure extending from the Central to Eastern U.S. will deliver a dangerous summer heat wave through the weekend. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories already cover the Eastern two-thirds of the country. A number of record highs and overnight warm minimum temperatures are likely. Heat indices will surge past 100 degrees and approach the 110s. Heat Safety! Read More >

Current conditions at

Hartford, Hartford-Brainard Airport (KHFD)

Lat: 41.74°NLon: 72.65°WElev: 16ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Jul 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Hartford CT

Excessive Heat Warning July 19, 12:00pm until July 21, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 111. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. West wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 99 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light north wind.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 111. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light north wind.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind.
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Point Forecast:
Hartford CT
 41.77°N 72.67°W (Elev. 46 ft)
4:05 am EDT Jul 19, 2019
6am EDT Jul 19, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 25, 2019
 
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