Here is your Thursday Connecticut Weather Forecast Update from Storm Team 8 Meteorologist Kevin Arnone:
Today: Blend of sun and clouds today and becoming windy. Scattered snow squalls this afternoon with a push of colder air, these will be hit or miss. Can quickly leave a coating of snow on the ground and reduced visibility! Otherwise cold with highs in the mid 20s but dress for the teens with the wind chill.
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Tonight: Clearing, very cold and windy with gusts to 40 mph possible. Lows in the single digits inland to low teens at the Shoreline, heads up for a few icy spots.
Friday: Cold blend of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 20s. Chance of snow showers or light snow Friday night.
Saturday: Slight chance of snow showers in the morning, then partly sunny, breezy, and very cold. Afternoon high in the mid teens and temps will quickly drop after sunset. Wind chills below zero in the afternoon.
Saturday night: Bundle up if you’re taking your sweetheart out to dinner! Temperature falls through the teens to the single digits in the evening, and near zero inland by midnight, below zero after midnight. Wind chill 10 to 20 below zero around midnight and through the night.
Sunday: A dangerously cold start. Near record low temperatures between -10 and -4°. Wind chills -15 to -30° early in the day. Sunny, brisk, and frigid in the afternoon. Highs only in the low teens.
Monday: A frigid start below zero. Still very cold in the afternoon. Highs in the 20s with partly sunny skies.
Tuesday: Snow or a mix developing. Highs in the mid 30s.
Wednesday: Snow and mix ending. Cloudy. Highs near 40 at the Shoreline to mid 30s inland.
Thursday: Partly cloudy, highs in the mid 30s.