New Canaan forecast: A steamy weekend
Published 7:22 am, Saturday, July 6, 2013
The holiday weekend continues to sizzle, with high heat and humidity both days tempered by a slight chance of storms, according to the National Weather Service.
The daytime high temperature will rise to the low-90s today in southwestern Connecticut under mostly sunny skies, with a west wind 5 to 11 mph. Odds of daytime precipitation are 20 percent.
Tonight will be partly cloudy, with a low temperature about 70 degrees and a west wind 3 to 8 mph.
Tomorrow's forecast is basically the same: Mostly sunny and temperatures cresting in the low-90s. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent, the NWS says. Nighttime will be cloudy with the temperature dipping to a low about 70 degrees. Chance of overnight precipitation is 40 percent.
Monday should be partly sunny, with a high temperature in the mid-80s, but a 40 percent chance of precipitation in the afternoon, the NWS says. Nighttime will be cloudy with a low temperature about 70 degrees and a continued 40 percent chance of precipitation.
On Tuesday, skies will be partly sunny with a high temperature in the mid-80s. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Night skies will be partly cloudy with a low temperature about 70 degrees.
The outlook for Wednesday, according to the weather service, is partly sunny and temperatures in the 80s.