The temperature will nosedive under clear skies tonight. Expect it to reach the 20s in most of the state by dawn on Saturday. Clouds increase Saturday morning as a storm approaches from the west. Rain may hold off for most of the day in most of Connecticut. The best chance of afternoon showers is in western CT. The temperature will slowly climb through the 40s into the 50s by late in the day or the evening. Showers are likely Saturday night into Sunday morning. The wind picks up to 15-30 mph by late Saturday night. Stronger winds are likely on Sunday as the storm moves away. Wind gusts near 40 mph are likely in the afternoon. Temps will fall from the 50s through the 40s. Most of Thanksgiving week looks dry, with showers possible on Wednesday. Thanksgiving day will be dry, but chilly with highs in the low 40s.
Tonight: A chilly evening with dry weather overnight. Lows mostly in the 20s and some lower 30s.
Saturday: Mostly cloudy, breezy to windy, mild. Spotty light rain arriving during the afternoon (1-4PM), with rain likely at night. Highs in the 50s. Don’t forget our Forecast to End Hunger on Saturday, November 18th from 11am-1pm at the East Haven ShopRite! We are collecting food donations for the Connecticut Food Bank. Click here for more info.
Sunday: Showers end in the morning, then partly cloudy, windy, colder in the afternoon. Highs in the low to mid 50s in the morning. Temps fall through the 40s in the afternoon. 35-45 mph wind gusts likely.
Monday: Mostly sunny, brisk, chilly. Highs in the low-mid 40s.
Tuesday: Sun and clouds. Highs in the low 50s.
Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, some showers are possible, but it does not look like the kind of storm that will slow pre-Thanksgiving travel. Highs in the low 50s.
Thanksgiving: Mostly sunny, seasonably cool. In the 30s to near 40 for high school football games. Highs in the low-mid 40s in the afternoon.
Friday: Chilly for early shoppers. Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.
Next Saturday: Clouds increase, chance of afternoon showers. Highs in the upper 40s.