FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- After several days of temperatures in the 90s, Fairfield County residents can breathe a sigh of relief, as the heat is expected to return to more seasonable levels on Wednesday.
Wednesday will see sunny skies, with a high near 79, according to the National Weather Service. Dry conditions will continue into the night, which will be mostly clear with a low around 54.
Temperatures on Thursday will be even cooler, with a high near 72 expected. Skies will be sunny during the day, with increasing clouds expected Thursday night and Friday. The low Thursday night will be around 57.
Friday will see a 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon, when there are also areas of fog expected. Otherwise, the day will be cloudy, with a high near 66. There is a 40 percent chance of rain on Friday night, as well as expected areas of fog. Otherwise it will be cloudy with a low around 60.
There is a chance of a rainy and moderately warm weekend in store. Saturday will see a chance of rain, followed by a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m. The chance of precipitation is 40 percent. Otherwise the day will be mostly cloudy with a high near 75. Sunday there is a 30 percent chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible in the afternoon. The high will be near 81.
Click here to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.