Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.33°NLon: 72.05°WElev: 10ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 4:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

New London CT

  • Today

    Today: A chance of drizzle or light rain, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Light
    Rain

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 72. Southeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of drizzle or light rain, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 72. Southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
New London CT
 41.35°N 72.11°W (Elev. 98 ft)
3:44 am EDT Aug 20, 2018
5am EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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