Fairfield forecast: Another sunny, warm day
Published 6:14 am, Friday, September 14, 2012
Today's forecast is yet another carbon copy of the sunny, warm weather that southwestern Connecticut has enjoyed all week.
The National Weather Service says that, in addition to clear skies, daytime high temperature will rise to about 80 degrees, with a variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph.
Overnight, however, there is a slight chance of scattered showers. Temperatures will dip to the upper-50s as clouds move in, while a south wind around 7 mph shifts to the west after midnight.
Tomorrow, there is still a chance of scattered showers, mainly before 8 a.m., Otherwise, skies should be mostly sunny, with a high temperature in the mid-70s. Nighttime skies will be mostly clear, with a low temperature around 50 degrees.
Sunday is expected to be sunny, with a high temperature in the low-70s. Sunday night will be mostly clear, with a low temperature in the mid-50s.
Monday also should be sunny, with a daytime high temperature in the mid-70s. The NWS says there is a chance of showers by nighttime, with a low temperature about 60 degrees.
The outlook for Tuesday, according to the weather service, is for a chance of showers and thunderstorms, cloudy skies and temperatures in the mid-70s.