Westport weather: Gray day, stormy night
Published 6:09 am, Friday, April 19, 2013
Fog and drizzle are clouding early-morning hours today, setting the stage for more clouds and possible storms tonight, according to the National Weather Service.
Skies across southwestern Connecticut are expected to remain cloudy most of the day, with more showers possible after noontime. The daytime high temperature is expected to rise to the mid-60s, with a south wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tonight, scattered thunderstorms are possible, and some of the storms could trigger downpours and strong winds gusting as high as 30 mph. The temperature will register a low in the upper-40s. Odds of overnight precipitation are 90 percent, according to the NWS.
Tomorrow, there is a 40 percent chance of showers before 9 a.m. Skies, however, should start clearing by midday as the temperature rises into the low-60s.
Tomorrow night should be mostly clear, with a low temperature in the low-30s.
Sunday should be sunny, with a high temperature in the mid-50s. Nighttime will be partly cloudy, with a low temperature in the mid-30s.
On Monday, skies will be partly sunny, with a high temperature in the low-50s. There is a 30 percent chance of showers Monday night as the temperature dips to a low of about 40 degrees.
The outlook for Tuesday, according to the weather service, is cloudy with possible showers and temperatures in the 50s.