Fairfield forecast: Light snow may blow into town
Published 6:20 am, Wednesday, February 20, 2013
There is a slight chance of snow showers after noon today, but southwestern Connecticut's blustery skies should otherwise be partly sunny.
The daytime high temperature will rise to the mid-30s, according to the National Weather Service, with a northwest wind 11 to 18 mph, gusting as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.
Tonight will be mostly cloudy, with a low temperature in the upper-teens and a northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tomorrow, there also is a minor chance of snow showers before 11 a.m. but there should be gradual clearing as the temperature later rises to a night in the mid-30s. Nighttime will be mostly clear, with a low temperature in the upper-teens.
Friday should be mostly sunny, with a high temperature about 40 degrees. There is a chance of rain and snow before 7 p.m. Friday under cloudy skies. Temperatures will dip to a low of about 30 degrees; chance of precipitation is 30 percent.
On Saturday, there is a 60 percent chance of rain and snow before 9 a.m., later changing to all rain. Skies will be cloudy with a high temperature in the upper-30s. Rain and snow likely are likely Saturday night, with a low temperature about 30 degrees. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.
The outlook for Sunday, according to the weather service, is possible and snow, and temperatures in the 30s.