Fairfield forecast: Warm, damp day
Scattered showers and patchy fog across southwestern Connecticut are expected to clear early this morning, but skies are expected to remain mostly cloudy for the rest of the day.
The daytime high temperature is expected to rise to nearly 60 degrees, with a light and variable wind, becoming south 5 to 9 mph, according to the National Weather Service. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.
Tonight, cloudy skies prevail and showers are likely late and early tomorrow, as the temperature dips to a low of about 50 degrees. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.
Tomorrow, there is a chance of showers, mainly before 10 a.m., as well as patchy fog. Skies will remain cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing, with a high temperature in the mid-50s. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.
Tomorrow night should be mostly clear, with a low temperature in the mid-30s.
Thursday will be sunny but colder, with a high temperature of about 40 degrees. Nighttime will be mostly clear, with a low temperature in the upper-20s.
Friday will be mostly sunny, with a high temperature in the mid-40s. There is a chance of rain Friday night, with a low temperature in the mid-30s. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.
The outlook for Saturday, according to the weather service, is cloudy and temperatures in the upper-40s.