If you're giving someone a new umbrella for Christmas, you may want to give it to them a few days early. It'll be rainy today, with waves of showers moving through the area. Temperatures will be mild in the mid 40s today, which is above our average high of 38.
It'll stay mild and very wet for Christmas Eve, with periods of rain all day. High temperatures will come close to our record high of 59 at Bradley Airport, with Bridgeport's record slightly more fragile at 57 degrees.
After some heavy rain and mild temperatures overnight, Christmas morning will see a few lingering showers. The skies will gradually clear out during the day, and we may even see some afternoon sunshine!