Fairfield forecast: Sunny interlude before storms later in week
Published 6:11 am, Tuesday, August 7, 2012
Today should be mostly sunny and less humid than the past few days, according to the National Weather Service.
The daytime high temperature will rise to the low-80s across southwestern Connecticut, with a south wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight should be partly cloudy, with a low temperature around 68 and a south wind around 5 mph.
Tomorrow will be mostly sunny, with a high temperature near 85 degrees. Clouds move in overnight, according to the NWS, with a low temperature about 70 degrees.
On Thursday, there is a chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1 p.m. Otherwise, skies will be partly sunny, with a high temperature in the mid-80s. Showers and thunderstorms are likely Thursday night, as temperatures dip to about 70 degrees.
The outlook for Friday, the weather service says, is for more showers and thunderstorms likely, cloudy skies and a high temperature about 80 degrees.