Westport weather: Sunny day, moonlit night
Published 4:32 am, Thursday, September 19, 2013
Another sunny day and clear moonlit night are on tap for southwestern Connecticut today.
The National Weather Service says that, under bright skies, the high temperature today will rise to a daytime high of about 75 degrees, with a southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Skies will also be bright tonight, with a large, full moon illuminating the region as the temperature dips to a low in the low-50s with a southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tomorrow will also be sunny, with a high temperature in the mid-70s. Patchy fog may settle in parts of the region overnight, with a low temperature in the upper-50s.
On Saturday, there is a 30 percent chance of showers, with skies expected to be mostly cloudy and temperatures rise to the mid-70s. Saturday overnight, odds of precipitation rise to about 50 percent as the temperature registers a low in the low-60s.
On Sunday, there is a 50 percent chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms, with a high temperature in the mid-70s. Nighttime brings a continued 50 percent chance of precipitation and a low temperature in the low-50s.
The outlook for Monday, according to the weather service, is sunny and temperatures in the 60s.