Norwalk Reflector: Rain in forecast, another cold snap follows
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Rain in forecast, another cold snap follows

By Norwalk Reflector staff • Jan 22, 2019 at 6:00 AM

Winter Storm Harper blew through the area over the weekend, dumping several inches of snow.

That was followed by an Arctic blast on Sunday, something that plunged temperatures into the single digits and wind chill factors well below zero.

The cold snap will end today, when the temperature will stay in the lower 30s.

Wednesday will bring rain along with a high in lower 40s.

Then another cold snap returns. By Friday, the high will be only in the teens and the low in the single digits.

Weekend highs will around 20 and lows in the teens or lower.

Today, the sun will rise at 7:49:20 a.m. and set at 5:35:05 p.m.

On Wednesday, the sun will rise at 7:48:36 a.m. and set at 5:36:18 p.m.

 

Local forecast

Here is the Norwalk-area forecast from the National Weather Service:

Today - Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as minus 8. Southeast wind 10 to 18 mph.

Tonight - Rain and snow likely before 1 a.m., then rain. Low about 32. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

Wednesday - Rain likely before 4 p.m., then snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

Wednesday night - Snow likely, mainly before 7 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low about 25. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Thursday - Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

Thursday night - A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent.

Friday - A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.

Friday night - A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low about 5. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.

Saturday - A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent.

Saturday night - A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent.

Sunday - Partly sunny, with a high near 20.

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