Fairfield forecast may dampen weekend fun
Published 6:50 am, Saturday, February 12, 2011
A chance of light precipitation -- sprinkles and flurries -- remains in the forecast from late morning through this afternoon, according to the National Weather Service.
But by late this afternoon, skies over southwestern Connecticut should clear.
Today's daytime high temperature should be nearly 40 degrees, according to the NWS. The day will be breezy with a west wind 7 to 10 mph increasing to between 17 and 20 mph. Gusts could be as high as 32 mph.
Clouds move in tonight, as the temperature drops to the mid-20s.
Tomorrow, there is the chance of light snow between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., the NWS says. The high temperature should be about 37 degrees. A southwest wind between 10 and 14 mph is predicted. The nighttime low will be about 31.
There is another chance of rain and snow before 11 a.m. Monday, then changing to all rain. The temperature will rise to a high of 45 degrees. Monday night should be partly cloudy and blustery, with a low around 26.
Tuesday should be sunny and breezy, with a daytime high near 34, the weather service predicts.