Fairfield forecast: Morning snow expected to change to rain
Updated 11:41 am, Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Snow falling across southwestern Connecticut early this morning is expected to keep coming down until this afternoon, although by then, the precipitation is expected to change to sleet and rain.
The wintry mix, when all is said and done, is expected to leave an inch or two of accumulation in its wake, according to the National Weather Service. The "Winter Weather Advisory" for the region remains in effect until 4 p.m.
Today's high temperature is expected to rise to the upper-30s, with a northeast win d 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight should be mostly cloudy, with a low temperature in the upper-20s and a west wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tomorrow will be partly sunny, with a high temperature in the mid-40s Nighttime will be partly cloudy, with a low temperature in the mid-20s.
Friday is expected to be sunny, with a temperature hitting a high of about 30 degrees. Friday night will be partly cloudy, with a low temperature in the mid-20s.
Saturday also is expected to be mostly sunny, with a high temperature in the low-40s. Nighttime will be partly cloudy, with a low temperature about 30 degrees.
The outlook for Sunday, according to the weather service, is sunny, temperatures in the 40s and breezy.