Technical discussion: After near-list cold this morning, a large warming style is now underway!


It was unseasonably bloodless this morning with ‘close-checklist’ lows!  The mixture of a notably clear sky and a diminishing wind allowed temperatures to dip into the young adults and reduce 20s inland and to between 20 and 25 at the shoreline.  The list low for November 19th in the greater Hartford enviornment is 12 degrees, set in 1924 — that statistics stands.  The record low for Bridgeport is 23 levels, set in 2014 — that additionally stands; however, the temp came with 2 levels this morning.

With high pressure relocating offshore, on its backside a southwesterly movement helped enhance temperatures into the 40’s this afternoon.

THIS evening, TONIGHT…

under a clear to partly cloudy sky, temperatures slowly make their means back into the 30s after sunset.  truly, due to that southwesterly movement, a a good deal milder nighttime is on tap because the mercury only drops to the 30s to beginning our Friday.  So, it might be tremendously distinctive as you step out the door in the morning… as temperatures should be near what is more standard for lows in mid-November.

the following day…

excessive pressure, like nowadays, will proceed the southwesterly circulation of gentle air.  Given this, temperatures will continue to trend upward and by way of the afternoon, they’ll rise throughout the 50s to near 60 levels!  truly, some towns throughout interior CT may eclipse 60.   it’s an astonishing rebound: from lows in the teenagers (Thursday morning) to highs close 60 in under 36 hours!  We’ll end the week dry and often sunny.


Saturday morning, a cold entrance pushes in the course of the vicinity with little fanfare.  Cooler air lags at the back of, so through the afternoon temperatures will still be with no trouble gentle, reaching the mid-50s for highs, beneath a in most cases sunny sky. 

The 2d half of the weekend gained’t be quite as fine.  Sunday might be cooler with highs essentially within the 40s.  additionally, after starting the day with some sunshine there will be a rise in cloud cowl as a storm system heads our manner.  A late-day bathe can’t be dominated out. 

subsequent WEEK…

a local of low power and a cold entrance will move through Southern New England on Monday. right here in Connecticut, we can expect rain Monday morning, but it surely may still end with partial clearing right through the afternoon hours as a drier northwesterly circulation takes over.  We’re forecasting highs between fifty five and 60. 

less warm air then overspreads the state Monday evening, so temperatures will fall into the latitude of 25-35.

high pressure will deliver sunshine, however chilly air to the state on Tuesday. Highs can be in the 40s.

one other storm equipment should still deliver rain to Southern New England mid-week.  Our newest model runs are indicating a delayed arrival, with precipitation now arriving later Wednesday and lasting into early Thursday.  We’re nevertheless about per week out, and there is still lots of uncertainty in regards to timing and efficiency of this impending equipment.  however as of at the moment, for Thanksgiving, anticipate rain in the morning with afternoon clearing.  otherwise, it’s searching mild, with highs well into the 50s!

Meteorologists Mark Dixon and Bruce DePrest


NOVEMBER’S list warmness…

records started to fall over the primary full weekend of the month. On Saturday the 7th, a checklist high changed into set for the more suitable Hartford enviornment when the temperature reached seventy nine levels. The old record was 74 degrees, set in 1975. We additionally set a record in Bridgeport with a high of 69 degrees. The old record become 68 levels, set in 1965.

On Sunday, we set a new hot temperature record for Bridgeport at seventy two degrees. The old listing for November 8th changed into seventy one levels, set in 1975. We didn’t ruin the hot temperature for the more suitable Hartford area, but is become close at 75 levels! The standing listing for November eighth is 77 levels, set in 1975.

Highs have been within the 70s once more on Monday, however no information have been tied or broken.

Tuesday, a further checklist was set for the more desirable Hartford area when the temperature reached 77 degrees. The previous list for November 10th was seventy six levels, which turned into set a very long time in the past, in 1931. Bridgeport’s high of 70 degrees additionally centered a brand new checklist. The outdated list become sixty nine levels, set in 1977.

regardless of loads of clouds Wednesday, the hot temperature for the greater Hartford area become a record breaking seventy two levels. The previous listing for November eleventh changed into 69 degrees, set in 1977. Bridgeport’s high of sixty six levels turned into now not a record. The listing is still 69 levels, which was also set in 1977 and previously in 1949.

For the Hartford area, the temperature reached the 70s on 7 consecutive days, and that is a November listing! earlier than this November, the previous checklist changed into four consecutive days with highs within the 70s in 1975 and in 2015. that is rather excellent when you trust legit statistics date lower back to 1905, one hundred fifteen years in the past!


during November, the normal high drops from fifty seven levels on the first to 46 degrees on the thirtieth. The commonplace low goes from 37 degrees to 29 degrees over the 30-day period. On regular, we get three.89” of rain and a pair of.0” of snow.

The warmest temperature on listing for November is 83 degrees, and that happened on November 2, 1950. The coldest temperature on checklist is 1 degree above zero and that came about on November 24, 1989. The wettest November turned into in 1972 after we had eight.53” of rain. The snowiest November changed into in 1938 when we had 15.6” of snow.

right through the month November, we lose an further 58 minutes of daylight hours. sunlight hours Saving Time ends on the first Sunday of the month.


October went into the list books as a delicate, moist, and snowy month! The usual temperature at Bradley foreign Airport became fifty four.1 levels, which is 2.0 degrees above the 30-12 months commonplace. We had a few huge rain hobbies in October and the grand complete changed into 6.09”. it is 1.72” above usual. The abundant rainfall become just what we mandatory given the ongoing drought!

We additionally had 2.0” of snow on the thirtieth. It changed into a listing snow fall for that date, plus it made this October the 2nd snowiest on record! In 1st region, of path, is October 2011. That’s when wintry weather Storm Alfred dumped 12.three” of heavy, moist snow on Windsor Locks. There have only been 6 days all the way through the month of October which have had measurable snowfall considering the fact that data all started in 1905 (more advantageous Hartford area).

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