A developing ocean storm will resemble a winter hurricane with gusts to more than 70 mph and waves up to 40 feet. Luckily this storm will stay well offshore, bringing only fringe effects to us here in Connecticut.
Clouds will increase on Tuesday. A few flurries could sneak in during the afternoon, but most of the day looks dry. More numerous snow showers will develop at night through Wednesday morning. A coating to 1 inch of snow is possible for most, with higher amounts up to 2-3 inches in parts of eastern Connecticut.
Overnight: Clear to partly cloudy. Low: 12-20.
Tuesday: Increasing clouds. Chance for afternoon flurries in spots. Highs in the mid to upper 30s. More numerous snow showers develop at night.
Wednesday: An early snow shower or flurries in spots. Then clearing. Breezy. High temperatures around the 40 degree mark.
Thursday: A mix of sun and high clouds. High temperatures in the lower to middle 40s.
Friday: Mostly cloudy and milder with showers likely. High temperatures in the middle and upper 50s.
Saturday: Mostly cloudy and mild with the chance for a light shower or two. High temperatures in the middle 50s.