Westport weather: Mostly sunny, but storms possible
Published 5:13 am, Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Like yesterday, rain and storms could erupt randomly across southwestern Connecticut today.
The greatest likelihood of storms -- rated about 60 percent by the National Weather Service -- is between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. New rainfall amounts between one-quarter and one-half inch possible.
Otherwise, the NWS says skies will be partly sunny most of the day, with a daytime high temperature rising to about 80 degrees. There will be a light and variable southeast wind around 6 mph in the morning.
Tonight, showers and possibly a thunderstorm are possible before 11 p.m. The temperature will dip to a low of about 60 degrees, with a northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of overnight precipitation is 60 percent.
Tomorrow should be mostly sunny, with a high temperature in the upper-70s and a northeast wind 6 to 13 mph. Nighttime will be partly cloudy, with a low temperature in the mid-50s.
On Thursday, skies are expected to be sunny with a high temperature in the upper-70s. Thursday night will be mostly clear, with a low temperature in the mid-50s.
Friday also should be sunny with a high temperature in the upper-70s. Overnight skies will be partly cloudy, with a low temperature about 60 degrees.
The outlook for Saturday, according to the weather service, is sunny and temperatures about 80 degrees.