Fairfield forecast: Gradual clearing after storms
Published 6:11 am, Monday, August 6, 2012
After a night of periodic storms across southwestern Connecticut, there remains a chance of more unsettled weather early this morning, according to the National Weather Service.
The greatest threat of storms is primarily before 7 a.m. this morning, which will remain cloudy through midday. Skies this afternoon will gradually clear as the temperature climbs to a high in the upper-80s with a northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tonight should be clear as the temperature declines to a low in the low-60s, with a north wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tomorrow should be sunny and the high temperature will be in the mid-80s. Nighttime should be mostly clear and the low temperature will be in the mid-60s.
On Wednesday, there is a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Otherwise, skies will be mostly sunny, with a high temperature near 85 degrees. There remains a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9 p.m. Wednesday, and the low temperature is expected to be in the upper-60s.
The outlook for Thursday, according to the weather service, is for a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon, partly sunny skies and temperatures in the mid-80s.