Westport weather: Snow tonight, more on weekend
Published 7:27 am, Thursday, January 19, 2012
Snow is in the forecast tonight for southwestern Connecticut, and more white stuff is in the outlook for the weekend, according to the National Weather Service.
Clouds will increase across the region as the daytime high temperature reaches the mid-30s. There will be a north wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south.
Light snow is expected to fall after 9 p.m. and continuing into early tomorrow, with accumulation in the region expected to amount to an inch or so. The temperature will fall to a low in the upper-20s, with a south wind 8 to 11 mph, later becoming west.
The skies will clear early tomorrow and skies will be sunny most of the day, with a high temperature in the mid-30s. There is an overnight chance of snow tomorrow, with a low temperature in the low-20s, the NWS says.
Saturday is expected to be snowy, with light to moderate accumulations, and the temperature will hit a high of about 35 degrees. On Saturday night, there is a chance of rain, snow, and sleet, mainly before midnight. The low temperature will be about 30 degrees.
On Sunday, there remains a chance of snow before noon, then changing to rain, the weather service predicts. Skies will be mostly cloudy, with a high temperature in the upper-30s.