LITCHFIELD COUNTY  -  Winter Weather Advisory Winter Weather Advisory  
Good Morning! Updated: Monday, January 16th 9:50:00 am  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 22.9, Max: 23.0, Min: 16.3

Warmer 4.3°F than last hour. 22.9°F

Uncomfortably Cold

Wind Chill: 
22.9°F

Temp Highs Lows
Today: 23.0°F
9:49am
16.3°F
7:33am
Yesterday: 38.4°F
2:30pm
22.0°F
11:58pm
One Year Ago: 44.8°F 36.4°F
Station Record
On This Date:4
44.8°F
2016
14.1°F
2015
This Month: 55.2°F
Jan 12
1.2°F
Jan 9
Windsor Locks
Record
On This Date:5
62.0°F
1995
-8.0°F
1984
Normal:5 34 °F 17 °F
Day time It is Day time
Calm Wind:  SSW
0.0

Gusting to:
0.0
Current Snow Snow3:
0.00 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: +4.3°F
24 Hour: -7.7°F
Freezing Hours
10AM - 10AM:6
17:27 Hrs
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 29.8°F
YTD Average: 29.8°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Colder 0.9°F than last hour.69.2°F
Last Hour: -0.9°F
M.L.King
Day
M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Sunny


Tonight

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Mostly Cloudy


Tuesday

Tuesday: A slight chance of snow before 8am, then a chance of sleet between 8am and 10am, then rain likely after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected. Chance Wintry
Mix then Rain
Likely

Hi 39 °F Lo 28 °F Hi 37 °F

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Season Dates:
Spring begins in 63 days
March 20th @ 6:29am
We've already gained 20 minutes of daylight!
Upcoming Holidays
Ground Hog Day February 2nd
Dew Point Liquid Equivalent Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Increased 4°F since last hour. 20.4°F
Really Dry
In Last Hour: +4.0°F
High Dew
Point:
20.7°F
at 9:48 AM
Low Dew
Point:
14.1°F
at 7:33 AM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 22.2°F
Humidity
Humidity: Decreased 1% since last hour. 90 %
In Last Hour: -1%
High
Today
92%
at 3:22 AM
Low
Today
87%
at 12:00 AM
Barometer
Current: No Change 30.496 inHg
In Last Hour: Steady
In Last 3 Hours: Rising slowly
Melt Today: 0.00 in
Melt Last Hour: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.62 in
January Melt: Under 1.27 in for the month 1.33 in
January Avg: 2.60 in
Diff from Avg: -1.27 in
YTD Rain:1 1.33 in
Last YTD Rain:1 1.65 in
Last Rain: Jan 12
@ 7:00 PM
Storm Total: 0.62 in
7 Days in January
7 Snow/Rain Days in 2017
3 Days since last snow/rain
Currently: SSW at
0.0 mph
Calm
Gusting To: 0.0
Max Gust
Last Hour:
0.0 mph N
Max Gust
Today:
0.0 mph
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
17.6 mph
on  Jan 13
Max Gust
This Year:
17.6 mph
on  Jan 13
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Wind Chill
Current: 22.9°F
Today: 16.3°F 
at 7:33 AM
Yesterday: 19.1°F
Record: -24.0°F
Feb 14, 2016
Daylight:
Possible hours of Daylight
09:33

Which is
1 min 37 sec
Longer Than
Yesterday

Waning Gibbous Moon
Waning Gibbous, 18 days, 8 hours, 1 minutes in cycle
82%
Illuminated



Heating Degree Days2 Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 17.7
January: 541.7
Season to Date: 2694.0
Cooling Degree Days
2017 to Date: 0.0
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
January Snow: Under 4.911 in for the month 3.75 in
January Avg: 8.66 in
Diff from Avg: -4.91 in
Season Total:2 Under 26.614 in for the season 20.00 in
Season Average:2 46.61 in
Diff from Avg: -26.61 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
3 Snow Days in January
14 Snow Days this Season.2
First Snow of this Season:
October 27th
Average First Snow:
November 29th
Moonrise: 8:43 pm
Moonset: 9:49 am
Full Snow Moon:
Feb 11, 2017
New Moon: Jan 27, 2017
Next Lunar Eclipse:
Aug 7, 2017
See Astronomy Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Jan-16

1.6
Jan-17

1.6
Jan-18

1.6
Sunrise: 7:17 am
Solar Noon: 12:03
Sunset: 4:50 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Feb 26, 2017
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 M.L.King Day & Tonight
M.L.King
Day
M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Sunny


Hi 39 °F
NWS forecast: Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Mostly Cloudy


Lo 28 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Tuesday

Tuesday: A slight chance of snow before 8am, then a chance of sleet between 8am and 10am, then rain likely after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected. Chance Wintry
Mix then Rain
Likely

Hi 37 °F
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: Rain.  Low around 34. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Rain


Lo 34 °F
Wednesday

Wednesday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Chance Rain


Hi 41 °F
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 20%.Slight Chance
Rain/Snow

Lo 31 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42.Partly Sunny


Hi 42 °F
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.Mostly Cloudy


Lo 29 °F
Friday

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.Mostly Sunny


Hi 43 °F
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