Fairfield forecast: A gray Valentine's Day
Published 5:33 am, Tuesday, February 14, 2012
On Valentine's Day, when red colors everything on this holiday of the heart, gray clouds will dominate the skies of southwestern Connecticut, according to the National Weather Service.
There also is a chance of sprinkles -- even flurries -- this morning, but the daytime high temperature will later rise to the upper-40s. The wind will be from the south, between 5 and 8 mph.
Tonight there remains a chance of sprinkles as skies remain cloudy, with a low temperature around 34 degrees, the NWS says.
Tomorrow, sprinkles remain possible before 9 a.m., but skies are expected to gradually clear and become sunny as the temperature rises to a high about 50 degrees. Tomorrow night will be partly cloudy, with a low temperature falling to a low in the low-30s.
There is a chance of rain Thursday after 1 p.m., as the temperature rises to a high in the mid-40s.
The outlook for Friday, the weather service predicts, is sunny and a high temperature about 50 degrees.