Darien weather: Nice, but storms on horizon
Published 6:20 am, Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Today will be partly sunny and more humid than yesterday, according to the National Weather Service.
The daytime high temperature in southwestern Connecticut will rise to the mid-80s, wth a south wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight becomes mostly cloudy as the temperature dips to about 70 degrees. There will be a south wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tomorrow, there is a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3 p.m. Skies will be partly sunny, with a high temperature in the low-80s. Showers and thunderstorms are likely tomorrow night, with a low temperature in the low-70s.
On Friday, more showers and thunderstorms are likely, with a high temperature in the low-80s. There is a continued threat of rain and thunderstorms Friday night, with the a warning from the NWS that some of the storms could trigger downpours. The low temperature is expected to be in the upper-60s.
The outlook for Saturday, the weather service predicts, is for more storms, clouds and temperatures in the upper-70s.