A warm front / cold front combination will move through CT Thursday evening through early Friday afternoon. Do not expect widespread rain as this weak system will likely bring scattered showers/storms around midday Friday, and that’s it. It will be oppressively humid through mid-afternoon on Friday before drier weather moves in to start the weekend. Most of the next 8 Days look dry and seasonably warm. This is very likely to be the warmest August on record at the Shoreline. The tropical disturbance in the Caribbean does not look very impressive, and there’s a 40-70% chance it becomes tropical storm Hermine in the next 4 days. Tropical Storm Gaston will likely not threaten land.
Tonight: Partly to mostly cloudy. Slight chance of a showers in W CT this evening. Warm and increasingly humid. Lows in the low to mid 70s.
Friday: Partly sunny, very humid. Scattered t-storms are possible from late in the morning until mid-afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s to near 90.
Friday night: Clearing, turning less humid. Lows in the mid 60s.
The disturbance in the Caribbean is likely heading for the Gulf of Mexico, but it is uncertain if it will strengthen into a tropical storm.
Saturday: Mostly sunny and warm. Highs in the mid 80s Shoreline to around 90 inland.
Sunday: Highs in the mid 80s with mostly sunny skies.
Monday: Partly sunny, slight chance of a PM t-storm, especially inland. Highs in the 80s. Typical late-August humidity.
Tuesday: Mostly sunny, highs in the mid 80s to around 90.
Wednesday: Sunshine and a few clouds with warm temps in the mid 80s at the shore, near 90 inland.
Thursday: Sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 80s.
Friday: Mostly sunny, a bit cooler. Highs in the low to mid 80s.