Weather Stories

first alert weather 6 hours ago

Today’s Forecast

Saturday: Partly sunny skies with a scattered strong thunderstorm in the afternoon. A few storms may be severe with hail and strong winds. High in the 80s. Saturday Night: Mostly clear and much more c...

  • first alert weather Jun 1

    Cool Start to the Week, Temps Warm Up in Days Ahead

    We’re starting this week off with some cooler than average temperatures before temperatures increase into the 80s in the days ahead. Today will feature a mix of sun and clouds. Highs will be 65-70 with a gusty wind. Tonight will have a clear start before it gets cloudy. Lows will be near 45-50. Tomorrow will begin the increase in...

  • first alert weather May 31

    Temps Near 70 Today; Cool & Dry to End the Weekend

    The high humidity that started the weekend has been replaced with a cooler, drier air mass. In fact, by tomorrow morning, a few towns could flirt with the upper 30s for low temperatures. NBC Connecticut First Alert meteorologists expect a lot of sunshine for the day today. A gusty breeze out of the northwest will bring a land-breeze to the…...
  • first alert weather May 30

    Temps Near 80 Today; Drier, Cooler Air Moves in This Weekend

    After a couple of days of heat and humidity, NBC Connecticut First Alert meteorologists are tracking cooler, drier air working in for the second part of the weekend. A cold front moved through the state on Saturday morning with drier air working into the state. Today will still be a warm day with temperatures nearing 80 degrees in many parts…...
  • first alert weather May 29

    Humid, Cloudy Friday But Weekend Brightens Up

    Another muggy day ahead for Conn. residents but the weekend is looking promising. NBC Connecticut meteorologists are forecasting a day filled with lots of clouds, humidity, and a few possible thundershowers. Friday will be humid, foggy, and damp with highs will be in the low 80s inland and mid 70s along the shore. Our chances for rain continue on S...
  • first alert weather May 28

    Humid, Cloudy Day Ahead

    NBC Connecticut meteorologists are forecasting a day filled with lots of clouds, humidity, and a few possible thundershowers. Friday will be humid with highs will be in the low 80s inland and mid 70s along the shore. Our chances for rain continue on Saturday morning but the day will clear up by late afternoon. The weekend will be mostly dry…...
  • first alert forecast May 27

    Temps Stay in the 80s Today, Chances for Rain in the Days Ahead

    We have another day filled with bright sun and temperatures in the 80s on tap for today and there are a few chances for rain in the coming days. The morning will begin with low clouds and fog. The sun will shine bright and temperatures will move into the 80s. It will be near 70 at the shoreline. Tomorrow will…

  • weather May 26

    A Taste of Summer: Temps Soar into the 80s

    The end of May is heating up, according to our NBC meteorologists! Overall temperatures this May have been much cooler than average and we haven’t felt much heat, but that will change with back-to-back sunny days.  There are lots of low clouds and fog to start Tuesday morning, but skies will clear up as the day goes on. Tuesday...
  • first alert weather May 23

    Showers to Start Memorial Day Weekend

    NBC Connecticut First Alert meteorologists are tracking rounds of showers to start the long holiday weekend. Expect showers through this afternoon. Some of the showers will contain heavier downpours and even a rumble of thunder. High pressure is expected to take over tonight with an end to the showers and clearing skies. The rest of the weekend loo...
  • first alert weather May 21

    FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Slightly Cooler Today With Rain Possible Saturday

    Bright sunshine is expected across Connecticut on Thursday with temperatures in the 70s, according to our First Alert Weather team. Temperatures will be in the 60s along the shoreline. More fair weather is expected tomorrow with temperatures near 80. Rain is likely on Saturday on what is expected to be the worst weather day of the holiday weekend. ...
  • first alert forecast May 20

    Temperatures Head Into the 70s for Rest of the Week

    We’re about to enter a stretch of dry weather with temperatures in the 70s as we head into Memorial Day Weekend. Today will be mostly sunny with highs from 65 to 70 inland and cooler at the shoreline. Tomorrow will be sunny with highs in the low 70s. Temperatures increase as the week goes on with highs in the upper…

  • first alert weather May 19

    Temperatures Head Into the 70s in the Coming Days

    A seasonable, mostly sunny day is on tap for today as temperatures continue to increase as the week goes on. Today will be mostly sunny with highs in the middle 60s. Gusty northeast winds will be noticeable. As the week goes on, temperatures will continue to get warmer. Highs are expected in the upper 60s tomorrow and low 70s on…

  • first alert weather May 18

    Mild, Cloudy Start to the Week; Temperatures Get Warmer as Week Goes On

    We’re starting this week off with mild, cloudy weather. Temperatures are expected to get warmer as the week goes on. Today will feature lots of clouds with some morning showers around that are ending. Highs will be near 68. Tomorrow will have fair weather with bright conditions as Tropical Storm Arthur misses us to the south and east. Highs w...
  • first alert weather May 17

    Seasonably Mild Day Today, Chance for a Shower Tomorrow

    Today will not be as perfect as yesterday was, but we’ll still see a seasonably mild day. High temperatures were well into the 70s yesterday. Today will feature high temperatures staying a few degrees cooler, especially along the shoreline. A sea breeze will develop and bring temperatures into the low 60s and upper 50s. A cloud and sun mix......
Contact Us