Technical discussion: Our climate improves over the rest of the break weekend!

THIS evening, TONIGHT…

As expected, we noticed extra clouds than sun nowadays.  despite this, temperatures had been nonetheless smartly above standard as they peaked fifty five-60 inland and in the fifty eight-63 range along the shoreline (as there were some intervals of sunshine).  The clouds linger this night as temperatures slowly drop from the 50s into the 40’s. by using dawn, temperatures backside out between 35 and 43 (coolest inland).


in case you had been hoping to get backyard for a walk or run and have yet to accomplish that, or most likely to do some yardwork (leaf raking?), circumstances will enhance Saturday into Sunday.  day after today, clouds will give way to a clearing vogue as a weak cold entrance pushes in the course of the region (it will do so dry).  Given this, highs can be a tad cooler than these days, between 50 and fifty five, but still above the commonplace excessive of forty seven for the Hartford enviornment.  below a transparent sky with a peaceful wind, temperatures backside out close freezing via first light Sunday.  throughout the afternoon, temperatures rebound into the mid-50s for highs.  We’ll see a lot of sunshine as excessive drive should be in control.  enjoy the dry, brighter weather as a potent storm device arrives for the last day of the month.  

subsequent WEEK…

Our models are in contract on the timing and track of a storm equipment a good way to deliver heavy rain and a gusty wind Monday.  As of now, we will predict rain to birth by using the afternoon and be heavy from time to time throughout the evening, additionally into the in a single day hours.  moreover, the wind will intensify because the storm center passes to the west of CT — gusts could appropriate 40 mph!  as a result of the track, we’ll be on its gentle side, so temps might reach or exceed 60.  Tuesday, with the system getting bring to an end from the circulate aloft, it slowly exits/meanders to our north.  because of this, there may be scattered showers, but additionally intervals of sunshine.  One element our fashions don’t agree on:  how a lot rain may fall.  by the point it’s carried out late Tuesday, the GFS says less than an inch; meanwhile, the ecu indicates between 2 and three inches! reside tuned.

The leisure of the week appears dry, with an increasing quantity of sunshine.  Wednesday temperatures fashion cooler, highs within the 40s.  Then, a warming fashion commences.  Thursday excessive are near 50, then Friday they should suitable out between 50 and 55.

Meteorologist Mark Dixon


NOVEMBER’S list heat…

data started to fall over the primary full weekend of the month. On Saturday the seventh, a listing excessive turned into set for the superior Hartford enviornment when the temperature reached 79 levels. The previous checklist turned into seventy four levels, set in 1975. We additionally set a listing in Bridgeport with a high of 69 degrees. The old list changed into 68 degrees, set in 1965.

On Sunday, we set a new high temperature listing for Bridgeport at 72 levels. The old list for November eighth was 71 degrees, set in 1975. We didn’t damage the hot temperature for the greater Hartford enviornment, but is became close at seventy five degrees! The standing listing for November eighth is 77 levels, set in 1975.

Highs were in the 70s once again on Monday, however no data were tied or broken.

Tuesday, a different checklist was set for the enhanced Hartford area when the temperature reached seventy seven degrees. The previous checklist for November tenth turned into seventy six levels, which was set a long time ago, in 1931. Bridgeport’s high of 70 degrees also based a brand new record. The outdated checklist was sixty nine degrees, set in 1977.

despite a whole lot of clouds Wednesday, the hot temperature for the better Hartford area turned into a listing breaking seventy two levels. The old list for November eleventh turned into 69 levels, set in 1977. Bridgeport’s excessive of 66 levels changed into now not a checklist. The record remains 69 levels, which become also set in 1977 and previously in 1949.

For the Hartford enviornment, the temperature reached the 70s on 7 consecutive days, and that is a November checklist! previous to this November, the outdated list turned into four consecutive days with highs in the 70s in 1975 and in 2015. it’s reasonably surprising for those who accept as true with legitimate information date again to 1905, one hundred fifteen years ago!


throughout November, the commonplace excessive drops from 57 degrees on the 1st to 46 degrees on the 30th. The ordinary low goes from 37 levels to 29 levels over the 30-day length. On average, we get three.89” of rain and 2.0” of snow.

The warmest temperature on list for November is 83 degrees, and that took place on November 2, 1950. The coldest temperature on record is 1 degree above zero and that came about on November 24, 1989. The wettest November became in 1972 once we had 8.53” of rain. The snowiest November was in 1938 after we had 15.6” of snow.

throughout the month November, we lose an further 58 minutes of daytime. daylight Saving Time ends on the primary Sunday of the month.


October went into the checklist books as a gentle, moist, and snowy month! The standard temperature at Bradley overseas Airport turned into 54.1 levels, which is 2.0 degrees above the 30-12 months commonplace. We had a few massive rain events in October and the grand total changed into 6.09”. that is 1.seventy two” above normal. The considerable rainfall changed into just what we crucial given the continued drought!

We additionally had 2.0” of snow on the 30th. It changed into a list snow fall for that date, plus it made this October the 2nd snowiest on list! In 1st region, of direction, is October 2011. That’s when wintry weather Storm Alfred dumped 12.three” of heavy, wet snow on Windsor Locks. There have only been 6 days during the month of October that have had measurable blizzard considering the fact that data began in 1905 (more desirable Hartford enviornment).

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