FAIRFIELD COUNTY  -  Coastal Flood Advisory Coastal Flood Advisory  
Good Afternoon! Updated: Tuesday, September 19th 1:00:00 pm  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 73.9, Max: 74.6, Min: 64.1

Warmer 2.6°F than last hour. 73.9°F

Comfortable

Heat Index: 
73.9°F
Temp Highs Lows
Today: 74.6°F
12:49pm
64.1°F
12:00am
Yesterday: 76.8°F
12:46pm
64.1°F
11:55pm
One Year Ago: 73.3°F 66.7°F
Station Record
On This Date:4
80.0°F
2015
42.3°F
2013
This Month: 81.8°F
Sep 5
43.4°F
Sep 2
Windsor Locks
Record
On This Date:5
93.0°F
1983
33.0°F
1956
Normal:5 74 °F 51 °F
Day time It is Day time
Wind from NW Wind:  NW
2.1

Gusting to:
1.1
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: +2.6°F
24 Hour: -1.5°F
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 62.6°F
YTD Average: 53.3°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Warmer 0.6°F than last hour.77.3°F
Last Hour: +0.6°F
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Chance
Showers

Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Chance
Showers

Wednesday

Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Chance
Showers

Hi 71 °F Lo 64 °F Hi 74 °F

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Season Dates:
Autumn begins in 3 days
September 22nd @ 4:02pm
We've already lost
2 hours and 57 minutes of daylight!
Upcoming Holidays
Halloween October 31st
Dew Point Rain Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Decreased 0.2°F since last hour. 64.3°F
Muggy
In Last Hour: -0.2°F
High Dew
Point:
66.0°F
at 12:45 PM
Low Dew
Point:
62.0°F
at 12:00 AM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 67.8°F
Humidity
Humidity: Decreased 7% since last hour. 72 %
In Last Hour: -7%
High
Today
94%
at 12:08 AM
Low
Today
70%
at 12:50 PM
Barometer
Current: Falling 0.02  inHg/hr 30.062 inHg
In Last Hour: Falling slowly
In Last 3 Hours: Falling
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Rain Last Hour: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.44 in
September Rain: Over 0.38 in for the month 3.00 in
September Avg: 2.62 in
Diff from Avg: 0.38 in
YTD Rain:1 36.74 in
Last YTD Rain:1 26.02 in
Last Rain: Sep 14
@ 9:46 PM
Storm Total: 0.44 in
7 Days in September
110 Snow/Rain Days in 2017
4 Days since last snow/rain
Currently: NW at
2.1 mph
Light Air
Gusting To: 1.1
Max Gust
Last Hour:
8.8 mph N
@  12:50PM
Max Gust
Today:
8.8 mph
12:50 PM
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
16.6 mph
on  Sep 7
Max Gust
This Year:
31.1 mph
on  Apr 16
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Heat Index
Current: 73.9°F
Today: 74.6°F  12:49 PM
Yesterday: 76.8°F
Record: 115.3°F
Jul 20, 2013
Daylight:
Possible hours of Daylight
12:17

Which is
2 min 45 sec Shorter Than
Yesterday

New Moon
Morning Crescent, 28 days, 22 hours, 31 minutes in cycle
0%
Illuminated



Cooling Degree Days Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 0.6
September: 24.0
2017 to Date: 488.7
Heating Degree Days2
Season to Date: 99.1
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
September Snow: No Change 0.00 in
September Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 Under 48.15 in for the season 0.00 in
Season Average:2 48.15 in
Diff from Avg: -48.15 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 Snow Days in September
Average First Snow:
November 29th
Moonrise: 5:47 am
Moonset: 6:49 pm
Full Harvest Moon:
Oct 5, 2017
New Moon: Sep 20, 2017
Next Lunar Eclipse:
Jan 31, 2018
See Astronomy Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Sep-19

6.2
Sep-20

6.0
Sep-21

5.7
Sunrise: 6:38 am
Solar Noon: 12:47
Sunset: 6:55 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Feb 15, 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: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Chance
Showers

Hi 71 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Chance
Showers

Lo 64 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Wednesday

Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Chance
Showers

Hi 74 °F
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind 8 to 11 mph. Mostly Cloudy

Lo 61 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 8 to 10 mph. Mostly Sunny

Hi 78 °F
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.Partly Cloudy

Lo 55 °F
Friday

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.Mostly Sunny

Hi 76 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.Mostly Clear

Lo 55 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79.Sunny

Hi 79 °F
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