Technical discussion: After a stormy Saturday, we are able to seem to be forward to an extended stretch of quiet climate!

eight:30 PM update…

The winter Storm Warning and the iciness weather Advisory had been canceled.  There is a few lingering rain and wet snow in japanese Connecticut at the present, however the relaxation of the state is precipitation free.  we are nonetheless getting some wind gusts to over 30 mph, and it’s a raw night with temperatures in the 30s and lower 40s.  The wind kick back ranges from the mid-20s to the mid-30s.

The storm produced 1 to 2.5″ of rain throughout lots of the state, and snowfall ranged from nothing to 8″ in Union.  6″ of snow fell in Staffordville and Burlington.  Bristol and Tolland acquired 3″, and a couple of” fell in East Hartford.

prior nowadays, the wind gusted to 58 mph on New London Ledge, 46 mph in Groton, 43 mph in New Haven, 41 mph in Bridgeport, 37 mph in Wolcott, and 33 mph in East Hartford.

Our weather goes to be cold and blustery for the next couple of days, but we will appear forward to a prolonged stretch of quiet climate!

old discussion…

these days’S STORM…

It has been reasonably a day throughout the state with heavy rain, gusty winds, and heavy snow for some! As of this writing we got a record of two.03” of rain in Wethersfield, and 5.0” of snow in Hebron! powerful winds have impacted Southeastern Connecticut, where there was a gust to forty six mph in Groton. just offshore, New London Ledge had a gust to 58 mph!


weather circumstances will enhance this evening because the middle of this excessive storm moves northward into the Gulf of Maine. Precipitation will conclusion this evening, however heavy snow will linger for ages longer in jap Connecticut. That’s where lots of the snow will fall, anyplace from 5-9”. somewhere else, snow fall will latitude from 1-5”, but even below that in portions of Southern and Western Connecticut.

in a single day, the sky will become clear and temperatures will dip into the 20s and lower 30s via break of day. Wind chills could be in the teenagers every now and then. The sky will turn into above all clear.


The storm will move northward during the Canadian Maritimes the next day. here in Connecticut, we will seem ahead to on the whole sunny skies, however may be windy and bloodless. Highs will latitude from 36-43. A northwest wind will gust to over 30 mph, and wind chills may be within the higher teens and 20s all through the day.

the following day evening will be clear and bloodless with lows 20-25.

next WEEK…

it’s shaping as much as be a very quiet week, which is brilliant information after what we went via nowadays! A storm will pass neatly offshore to the south and east of new England Monday and Tuesday, nonetheless it will have no have an effect on on our weather. Monday could be partly sunny, breezy and bloodless with highs 35-forty. Monday evening should be quite chilly with lows within the higher teenagers and 20s.

Tuesday could be usually sunny, breezy and cold with highs within the mid to upper 30s. Wednesday will birth out reasonably bloodless with lows 15-25, however temperatures will seemingly attain the 40’s throughout the afternoon under a normally sunny sky.

by using Thursday, temperatures will upward push near 50 levels, and the sky may still be partly to more often than not sunny! Friday may be a number of levels cooler, however nonetheless milder than general with highs within the mid to higher 40s. Like Thursday, the sky should still be partly to by and large sunny.

Saturday might be light. Temperatures may still attain 50-fifty five! We are expecting a mix of clouds and sunshine, and a passing bathe is feasible.


November went into the listing books as a warm, moist month! The average temperature at Bradley foreign Airport became 46.2 levels, which is 3.eight levels above normal. It became a tie for the eighth warmest November on record. one of the vital massive highlights changed into a 7-day stretch with highs within the 70s, which is a November list for the more desirable Hartford enviornment! ahead of this November, the old list become four consecutive days with highs in the 70s in 1975 and in 2015. it’s somewhat marvelous when you agree with legitimate information date lower back to 1905, 115 years in the past!

November was also very moist with 5.28” of rain. that is 1.39” above commonplace. We only had a hint of snow, which is 2.0” below regular.


In December, the typical excessive drops from forty five levels on the first to 35 degrees within the 31st. The usual low is 29 levels on the first, however it drops to 19 degrees via the thirty first. regular snowfall for December is 7.4”. These records are for the enhanced Hartford enviornment.

The checklist excessive for December is seventy six levels. It became set on December 7, 1998. The list low is -18, set on December 30, 1917. The snowiest December on listing changed into in 1945 when there changed into a grand complete of 45.three” of snow!

Chief Meteorologist Bruce DePrest

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