Westport weather: Cloudy, showery day
Published 6:29 am, Tuesday, October 2, 2012
There's an even-odds chance of scattered showers today across southwestern Connecticut, according to the National Weather Service.
Skies will be cloudy most of the day, as the temperatures rise to a daytime high in the low-70s. There is expected to be a wind from the south from 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent, the NWS says.
Tonight, light precipitation is likely, mainly after 11 p.m., with patchy fog, as temperatures dip to the low-60s. There will be a southeast wind around 6 mph, becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.
Tomorrow, there is a chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1 p.m. Skies will be cloudy and temperatures should rise to the upper-70s. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. Nighttime brings more possible showers with a low temperature in the mid-60s. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent.
On Thursday, despite a slight chance of showers, skies should be partly sunny most of the day with a high temperature about 80 degrees. Thursday night will be partly cloudy, with a low temperature in the upper-50s.
The outlook for Friday, according to the weather service, is sunny and temperatures in the mid-70s.