LITCHFIELD COUNTY  -  Flood Warning Flood Warning  
Good Evening! Updated: Saturday, January 20th 5:30:00 pm  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 35.9, Max: 45.8, Min: 18.8

Colder 1.9°F than last hour. 35.9°F

Cold

Wind Chill: 
35.9°F

Temp Highs Lows
Today: 45.8°F
2:17pm
18.8°F
12:00am
Yesterday: 33.3°F
2:17pm
10.7°F
7:28am
One Year Ago: 42.3°F 35.8°F
Station Record
On This Date:4
50.7°F
2013
18.7°F
2016
This Month: 57.6°F
Jan 12
-7.8°F
Jan 7
Windsor Locks
Record
On This Date:5
60.0°F
1951
-13.0°F
1971
Normal:5 34 °F 17 °F
Night time, Dry It is Night time, Dry
Wind from WNW Wind:  WNW
0.0

Gusting to:
2.0
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: -1.9°F
24 Hour: +10.2°F
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 21.1°F
YTD Average: 21.1°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Colder 0.5°F than last hour.68.4°F
Last Hour: -0.5°F
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind around 9 mph. Mostly Sunny



Tonight

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 5 to 9 mph. Partly Cloudy



Sunday

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Mostly Sunny



Hi 49 °F Lo 28 °F Hi 42 °F

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Season Dates:
Spring begins in 59 days
March 20th @ 12:16pm
We've already gained 28 minutes of daylight!
Upcoming Holidays
Ground Hog Day February 2nd
Valentine's Day February 14th
Presidents' Day February 19th
Dew Point Rain Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Decreased 0.2°F since last hour. 32.1°F
Really Dry
In Last Hour: -0.2°F
High Dew
Point:
33.7°F
at 2:41 PM
Low Dew
Point:
17.6°F
at 12:00 AM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 34.5°F
Humidity
Humidity: Increased 6% since last hour. 86 %
In Last Hour: +6%
High
Today
97%
at 6:16 AM
Low
Today
55%
at 2:13 PM
Barometer
Current: Rising 0.03  inHg/hr 29.878 inHg
In Last Hour: Rising
In Last 3 Hours: Rising rapidly
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Rain Last Hour: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.94 in
January Rain: Over 0.83 in for the month 2.91 in
January Avg: 2.08 in
Diff from Avg: 0.83 in
YTD Rain:1 2.91 in
Last YTD Rain:1 1.75 in
Last Rain: Jan 17
@ 2:00 PM
Storm Total: 0.34 in
5 Days in January
5 Snow/Rain Days in 2018
2 Days since last snow/rain
Currently: WNW at
0.0 mph
Calm
Gusting To: 2.0
Max Gust
Last Hour:
4.0 mph W
@  4:43PM
Max Gust
Today:
12.7 mph
10:05 AM
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
31.1 mph
on  Jan 4
Max Gust
This Year:
31.1 mph
on  Jan 4
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Wind Chill
Current: 35.9°F
Today: 17.8°F 
at 8:28 AM
Yesterday: 10.7°F
Record: -24.0°F
Feb 14, 2016
Daylight:
Possible hours of Daylight
09:39

Which is
1 min 48 sec
Longer Than
Yesterday

Waxing Crescent Moon
Evening Crescent, 3 days, 20 hours, 16 minutes in cycle
14%
Illuminated



Heating Degree Days2 Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 29.4
January: 868.9
Season to Date: 3120.0
Cooling Degree Days
2018 to Date: 0.0
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
January Snow: Over 2.565 in for the month 12.25 in
January Avg: 9.69 in
Diff from Avg: 2.56 in
Season Total:2 Under 25.713 in for the season 23.50 in
Season Average:2 49.21 in
Diff from Avg: -25.71 in
Snow Depth: 3.50 in
3 Snow Days in January
9 Snow Days this Season.2
First Snow of this Season:
December 9th
Average First Snow:
December 1st
Moonrise: 9:16 am
Moonset: 7:24 pm
Blue Moon:
Jan 31, 2018
New Moon: Feb 15, 2018
Next Lunar Eclipse:
Jul 27, 2018
See Astronomy Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Jan-20

1.8
Jan-21

1.7
Jan-22

1.7
Sunrise: 7:15 am
Solar Noon: 12:04
Sunset: 4:54 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Jul 12, 2018
See Astronomy Page
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.    2 Snow & heating degree day season July 1st to June 30th.   
3 Snow manually measured, usually around 6PM.   
4 Station high/low records for this date, exclusive of todays readings.
5 Windsor Locks Record and Normal temperatures are at Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT and are updated at 4AM.
6 Overnight Frost calculation starts at 10AM and resets to zero at 10AM the next day.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind around 9 mph. Mostly Sunny



Hi 49 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind around 9 mph.
Tonight

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 5 to 9 mph. Partly Cloudy



Lo 28 °F
NWS forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Sunday

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Mostly Sunny



Hi 42 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: A slight chance of drizzle before 1am, then a chance of freezing drizzle between 1am and 3am, then a chance of drizzle after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. Calm wind. Slight Chance
Drizzle then
Chance
Drizzle/Freezing
Drizzle

Lo 32 °F
Monday

Monday: A chance of drizzle before 4pm, then a chance of rain, mainly between 4pm and 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Chance Rain



Hi 40 °F
Monday
Night
Monday Night: A chance of drizzle before 11pm, then rain, mainly after 11pm.  Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Rain



Lo 35 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.Rain Likely



Hi 46 °F
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.Mostly Cloudy



Lo 29 °F
Wednesday

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.Mostly Sunny



Hi 36 °F
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