New Canaan forecast: Freezing rain early, warming up later
Published 6:06 am, Monday, January 23, 2012
A "Freezing Rain Advisory" has been issued by the National Weather Service for this morning in southwestern Connecticut.
Light precipitation could make roads slick in the early-morning hours, the NWS warns, before a warming trend takes effect and the daytime high temperature later rises to about 50 degrees. There will be an east wind between 7 and 14 mph.
Tonight, rain is likely before midnight, with fog settling over some areas. The low temperature will drop to about 40 degrees, with a south wind 5 to 15 mph, later becoming west.
Tomorrow should be mostly sunny, with a high near 50 degrees. It will be breezy with a west wind between 6 and 15 mph, gusting as high as 26 mph. Tomorrow night will be mostly clear, with a low temperature 30 degrees.
On Wednesday, skies are expected to be sunny again, with a high temperature near 40. It will be mostly cloudy overnight, with a low temperature in the upper-20s.
Thursday, the weather service predicts, it is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a high temperature in the low-40s.