Weather

Weather Alert: in Windham, Tolland, Hartford, New London, New Haven, Middlesex, Fairfield and Litchfield counties.
July 28
Flash Flood Watch in Litchfield county.
July 28, 2016, 3:40:00 PM to July 29, 2016, 8:00:00 PM

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED FLOOD WATCH NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY 340 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016 NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TORRINGTON...OAKVILLE...GAYLORDSVILLE... NEW MILFORD...TERRYVILLE...THOMASTON 340 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016 ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT... INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...NORTHERN LITCHFIELD AND SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD. * FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING * SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE MOVING INTO THE REGION FROM PENNSYLVANIA AND SOUTHERN NEW YORK THIS EVENING AND WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION BY LATE TONIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY MORNING AND BEGIN TO TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST DURING FRIDAY AFTERNOON. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL LATE THIS EVENING INTO FRIDAY AFTERNOON. * THE AXIS OF HEAVIEST RAIN REMAINS UNCERTAIN. HOWEVER...AT THIS TIME THE HEAVIEST RAIN IS FORECAST TO EXTEND FROM SOUTHERN NEW YORK THROUGH CONNECTICUT. RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE...WITH LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. THE MAIN THREAT IS FLASH FLOODING OF LOW LYING...POOR DRAINAGE...AND URBANIZED AREAS. SMALLER FLASHIER STREAMS MAY ALSO FLOOD. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION. YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

Flash Flood Watch in Windham, Tolland and Hartford counties.
July 28, 2016, 3:05:00 PM to July 29, 2016, 9:00:00 PM

FLOOD WATCH NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 305 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016 HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA- WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA- SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA- NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI- EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI- BLOCK ISLAND RI- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION... VERNON...PUTNAM...WILLIMANTIC...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH... FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH... PROVINCETOWN...VINEYARD HAVEN...NANTUCKET...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD... PROVIDENCE...COVENTRY...WEST GREENWICH...EAST GREENWICH... WARWICK...WEST WARWICK...BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY... NEWPORT...BLOCK ISLAND 305 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016 ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING... THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR * PORTIONS OF NORTHERN CONNECTICUT...SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHERN CONNECTICUT...HARTFORD...TOLLAND AND WINDHAM COUNTIES...IN SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...BARNSTABLE...DUKES...NANTUCKET... PLYMOUTH...AND BRISTOL COUNTIES...AND IN RHODE ISLAND... PROVIDENCE...KENT...BRISTOL...NEWPORT...WASHINGTON...AND BLOCK ISLAND * FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING. * RAIN MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES SOUTH OF THE MASS PIKE WHERE RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE. LOCATIONS NEAR THE SOUTH COAST...CAPE COD AND THE ISLANDS ARE MOST LIKELY TO RECEIVE THE HIGHEST RAINFALL TOTALS. * SIGNIFICANT URBAN FLOODING IS POSSIBLE INCLUDING ROADS AND UNDERPASSES THAT ARE PRONE TO FLOODING IN HEAVY RAIN. SOME SMALL STREAMS MAY ALSO RISE OUT OF THEIR BANKS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD TO RAPID AND LIFE THREATENING FLOODING. BE PREPARED. IF YOU LIVE OR WORK IN AN AREA PRONE TO FLOODING...KNOW A SAFE PLACE TO GO IF FLOODING OCCURS OR IF A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS ISSUED. DRIVERS SHOULD PLAN TO AVOID FLOODED ROADS AND HAVE AN ALTERNATE ROUTE AVAILABLE. STAY TUNED TO LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

Flash Flood Watch in New London, New Haven, Middlesex and Fairfield counties.
July 28, 2016, 2:33:00 PM to July 29, 2016, 6:00:00 PM

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED FLOOD WATCH NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY 232 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016 ...HEAVY RAIN LIKELY TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY... 290NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX- NORTHERN NEW LONDON-SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN- SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-WESTERN PASSAIC- EASTERN PASSAIC-HUDSON-WESTERN BERGEN-EASTERN BERGEN- WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-EASTERN UNION-ORANGE- PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER- NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)- KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK- SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHERN QUEENS- NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU- 232 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016 ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT... NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY AND SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...NORTHERN FAIRFIELD...NORTHERN MIDDLESEX...NORTHERN NEW HAVEN...NORTHERN NEW LONDON...SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD...SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX... SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN AND SOUTHERN NEW LONDON. IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...EASTERN BERGEN...EASTERN ESSEX...EASTERN PASSAIC... EASTERN UNION...HUDSON...WESTERN BERGEN...WESTERN ESSEX... WESTERN PASSAIC AND WESTERN UNION. IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK... BRONX...KINGS (BROOKLYN)...NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)...NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK...NORTHERN NASSAU...NORTHERN QUEENS...NORTHERN WESTCHESTER...NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK...ORANGE...PUTNAM... RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)...ROCKLAND...SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK... SOUTHERN NASSAU...SOUTHERN QUEENS...SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER AND SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK. * FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON * SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE MOVING INTO THE REGION FROM THE WEST EARLY THIS EVENING AND WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION BY LATE TONIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY MORNING AND BEGIN TO TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST DURING FRIDAY AFTERNOON. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL THIS EVENING INTO FRIDAY AFTERNOON. * THE AXIS OF HEAVIEST RAIN REMAINS UNCERTAIN. HOWEVER...AT THIS TIME THE HEAVIEST RAIN IS FORECAST TO EXTEND FROM NORTHEASTERN NEW JERSEY INTO THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY...NEW YORK CITY...AND SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT. RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE...WITH LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. THE MAIN THREAT IS FLASH FLOODING OF LOW LYING...POOR DRAINAGE...AND URBANIZED AREAS. SMALLER FLASHIER STREAMS MAY ALSO FLOOD. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION. YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

Hartford
REGIONAL FORECAST
CHANGE LOCATION
Clear
86
Sunrise
05:40 am
Sunset
08:13 pm
Humidity
58%
Feels Like
90°
Forecast10-DayHourly
  • FriFridayRain showers7771
  • SatSaturdayPartly cloudy8965
  • SunSundayRain showers7368
  • MonMondayRain showers8267
  • TueTuesdayPartly cloudy8866
  • WedWednesdayMostly clear8867
  • ThuThursdayMostly clear8463
  • FriFridayRain showers8465
  • SatSaturdayLight rain9068
  • SunSundayMostly clear7968
  • Thunderstorms82
  • Thunderstorms80
  • Thunderstorms78
  • Thunderstorms77
  • Rain showers76
  • Rain showers76
  • Rain showers75
  • Rain showers74
  • Rain showers74
  • Light rain74
  • Light rain75
  • Heavy rain75

Weather Forecast

 

Heat Wave Ends As Rain Moves In

We’re on the eighth and final day of our long-duration heat wave! We’ve officially hit 90+ degrees for eight days, but there’s an end in sight. There will be a Flash Flood Watch in effect in Hartford, Fairfield, Middlesex, New Haven and New London, Tolland and Windham counties starting at 8 p.m....

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