Report by Paula Antolini, February 25, 2019, 5:58AM EDT
HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK: The National Weather Service has issued a HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING for our area.
* WINDS…West 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.
* TIMING…Through 6pm this evening.
* IMPACTS…Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Scattered power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.
A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.
PEAK WIND GUST:
LOCATION / MAX WIND GUST MPH / TIME/DATE OF MEASUREMENT
Danbury Airport 46 1204 AM 2/25 ASOS (Automated Surface Observing System.)
Bridgeport Airport 44 158 AM 2/25 ASOS
2 WSW (Winter Storm Message) Chester 40 1035 PM 2/24 NONFEDAWOS
...New Haven County…
Lighthouse Point 50 110 AM 2/25 WXFLOW
Meriden Airport 48 306 AM 2/25 ASOS
…New London County…
Groton Airport 41 321 AM 2/25 ASOS
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 35. Wind chill values between 25 and 30. West wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 30 by 10am. Wind chill values between 15 and 25. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Wind chill values between 10 and 15. West wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values between 5 and 15. Northwest wind 9 to 15 mph.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 22.
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
A chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.