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First Alert: Heavy Rain and Strong Winds Monday

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After a beautiful Sunday, the NBC Connecticut First Alert weather team is tracking a storm for Monday.

A Wind Advisory has been issued for parts of the state ahead of tomorrow's storm. Parts of Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven and New London counties are under the advisory from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

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An area of low pressure will track to the west of the state on Monday, bringing a round of heavy rain and strong wind gusts.

Rain will break out Monday morning with increasing wind. The peak of the rain and wind will arrive Monday afternoon.

1 to 2.5 inches of rain looks likely and winds are expected to gust 40 to 50 mph. Some higher gusts are possible at the shore. Scattered power outages are possible with the higher wind gusts.

Eversource Prepares for Possible Damage

Eversource crews are preparing for possible power line and tree damage as windy conditions impact the state on Monday.

Eversource is warning customers to prepare for storms by building an emergency storm kit and charging up electronics.

Extra crews and support staff will be ready to respond to any outages and make necessary repairs.

You can report an outage by calling 800-286-2000, visiting, the mobile app or by texting "OUT" to 23129.

Get the latest on the storm here.

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