Darien forecast: Nice today, snow tomorrow
Published 6:38 am, Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Today will be sunny and pleasant, but the National Weather Service warns that southwestern Connecticut should expect snow tomorrow.
Under clear skies, the today's high temperature should reach the mid-40s, with a west wind between 10 and 15 mph.
Tonight, clouds will increase as the temperature falls to a low in the upper-20s. There will be a north wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Snow is expected to start falling across the region tomorrow afternoon, then later changing to a mix of snow, rain and sleet overnight. The daytime high temperature is to be in the upper-30s. After several inches of accumulation, the precipitation is expected to change to all rain late tomorrow as the temperature falls to the low-30s.
A wintry mix of snow and rain is possible Thursday morning, changing to all rain later. Skies will be mostly cloudy and the high temperature will be in the mid-40s. There is a slight chance of rain before midnight as the low temperature drops to the low-30s.
Friday should be partly sunny, the weather service predicts, with a high temperature in the mid-40s.