Nor-easter-like storm expected this weekend

Nor-easter-like storm expected this weekend”

Wind gusts with this storm are still a tough call. There are parts of the state that could see 4 inches or more.

Expect periods of rain, at times heavy, and increasing wind speeds through Monday morning, forecasters say. Increasing southeast wind 10 to 20 miles per hour, gusts up to 35 miles per hour. 1 to 3 inches of rain is likely.

Familiar pieces will be in play again.tropical moisture, digging trough, low-level jetstream and all will lead to a powerful event Sunday night and Monday morning.

A flash flood watch will also be in effect from Sunday afternoon to early Monday morning across southern CT, including Fairfield, New Haven, and Litchfield counties. We could also see some downed tree branches and potential power outages as we get into Monday and those will pick up further.

As the area of low pressure moves into northern New England Monday afternoon, our wind direction changes but will stay strong.

The peak of the high winds will be around the early morning commute.

Those keeping a wary eye on the moderate drought creeping across the state may breathe a sigh of relief this weekend as heavy rains accompanied by strong winds are expected across the state Sunday. Forecast southeasterly winds should have particular impact on Lincoln County coastal areas and elevated locations inland.

A High Wind Watch has been issued for much of coastal CT and Suffolk County for Sunday evening intoSunday night.

This storm will move faster than the last one, but will still bring the potential for localized urban flooding and river flooding.

Temperatures rebounded to the low 60s by the end of the week with showers around. We remain cool and dry Wednesday, followed by a return shower chance Thursday and Friday.

The forecast for Tuesday, Halloween, is for sunny skies and temperatures in the mid to upper 50s.

Like this



12 April 2018
New Jersey Looking Towards Sports Betting
New Jersey has demonstrated recently that financial returns from legalising gambling, in particular online gambling can be huge . As of April 2018 New Jersey have spent a massive $7.2M dollars in the fight to legalise sports betting within the state borders.

15 March 2018
Server Requirements for Mass Mailing
The first means that the error occurred on the receiving side: maybe the client's account was blocked, or something else happened. Running your own email server may sound like a science fiction, and it may seem that it’s impossible to handle such thing.

29 October 2017
Grasso: "Non mi riconosco più nel Pd. Fiducia sul Rosatellum? Una violenza"
La nota, proveniente da Palazzo Madama, giunge così, in poche righe e senza particolari spiegazioni. In questo Pd, mai più. "Non mi riconosco nemmeno nelle prospettive future".

29 October 2017
$300 million no-bid contract awarded to connected firm with 2 employees
Each worker also gets a daily allowance of $80 for food, $332 for a hotel room and $1,000 for each flight to or from the mainland. More than a month after Hurricane Maria hammered Puerto Rico, 70 percent of residents remain without power .

29 October 2017
Bandipora encounter: Two militants, constable killed in gun battle
When the forces were conducting the searches the militants opened fire on them, triggering a gun battle, the official said. According to details, the militants are top commanders of LeT, the identities are yet to be ascertained.

29 October 2017
India not rigid, open to dialogue
The Japanese move is believed to be aimed at countering China's aggressive maritime expansion under its Belt and Road Initiative. The US Secretary of State mooted the idea of the four-nation dialogue just ahead of his recent visit to India.

29 October 2017
Convector Capital Management LP Invests $359000 in Flexion Therapeutics Inc. (FLXN)
With that said, researchers took a deep dive into the hotly debated question: is it too early to buy Flexion Therapeutics, Inc . Its minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $37 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $44.

29 October 2017
Puppy Saved By Narcan After Possibly Ingesting Fentanyl
Bulger's medical director, Krista Vernaleken, said the growing opioid crises in the USA could be detrimental to pets. The veterinary hospital has treated at least three other similar cases just this year.

29 October 2017
Malliotakis: Court Testimony Calls for New Investigation Into De Blasio
Jona Rechnitz testified he and his partners paid off the Mayor's Office and New York City Police Department using pay-to-play tactics, the New York Post reported.

29 October 2017
Arizona QB Khalil Tate breaks off 82-yard run against Washington State
Washington State isn't letting Khalil Tate run wild, but the Arizona Wildcats lead the No. 15 Cougars through one quarter anyway. Khalil Tate has 92 rushing yards - including a career-long 82-yarder - but mainly has helped Arizona move the ball with his arm.